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No internet connection

I cant get an internet connection on the ps3 with the router or modem. i got it before with the router but eventually my internet stopped working altogether, when i disconnected the router the internet for my computer worked fine but not for the ps3. The ps3 is not damaged. How do i get my ps3 internet to work again?

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  • Daniel Jenkins
    Daniel Jenkins May 11, 2010

    in order for any of us to help you please state your firmware version, and elaborate more on how you were able to get internet without a router as a router is required for your computer and ps3 to both be connected to your internet.



    Alot of ps3's don't like it when they are connected straight to a internet modem.



    In addition, your isp may have discontiued the primary dns address and the ps3 is not smart enough to check the secondary dns. try swip swapping the primary and secondary ip addys in your ps3 network settings.

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Check your network settings and make sure your system is set to wired connection not wireless

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