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How do I get my PS3 Online?

Hi I have the 60GB PS3 but I cant get it online. I am using an Wi-Fi USB key to connect and my pc and PS3 reconise each others presence but it is not connecting to the internet. It does show my IP adress but it wont connect.

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  • the wrestler Nov 23, 2007

    hey happy holidays.I have a wireless internet connection in my apartment and my my notebook works just find.however I can't get my PS3 keeps telling me that my IP adress timed out.what do I do,is it my internet connection or is it my 60GB PS3?

  • the wrestler Nov 23, 2007

    okay,I entered all the the adress 3#'s,now it says obtain IP adress"succeeded",but the internet connection the bottom of the screen it says "An error occured during communication with the server.This is a DNS error.(80710102) what does this mean and how can I connect online with my system?

  • hkfgrny Dec 29, 2007

    my IP adress keeps saying time out

  • Anonymous Feb 21, 2008

    I.m following the same procedure as mentioned but the connection error code i m getting is 8013013E

  • coogie Mar 12, 2008

    i have a 80gb ps3 and my internet has been working fine until 4 days ago. every since thin my ip address has ben timing out on the test

  • Chewbakka Mar 16, 2008

    PS3 reconise each others presence but it is not connecting to the internet. It does show my IP adress but it wont connect

  • Anonymous May 11, 2008

    how do i get my ps3 online

  • realplayaz May 28, 2008

    when i go to sign on it keeps going time out on my ip address

  • bagnell Jun 24, 2008

    how do i get my ssid code

  • pete1884 Jun 26, 2008

    i have already set everything up and my internet was working for my ps3 then we switched modems so i put everything in again and now my wireless does not work how do i fix it?

  • Anonymous Jul 02, 2008

    The attempts to obtain an IP address time out

  • Anonymous Jul 02, 2008


  • Anonymous Jul 06, 2008

    wont find ip adress, when enterd manually wont find internet connection

  • Anonymous Sep 09, 2008

    I have a problem because everytime I check my internet connection there's always an error with my my DNS server what can I do?

  • walker_j9 Nov 02, 2008

    when wired or wireless can obtain ip address but keep getting dns server error 80710102 please help it is the only reason i bought the ps3

  • Anonymous Nov 14, 2008

    i think that the 60gb version has got a bug or something
    my ps3 recognises the internet but it can't find the ip address 

  • Anonymous Dec 06, 2008

    I fail to obtain an IP address when i am hooked wired to a D-Link Ethernet broadband router

  • Nick102 Dec 28, 2008

    I can't get internet on my 80GB playstation 3 it keeps on saying to obtain IP address on wired connection can somebody please tell me how to obtain an IP adress.

  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    Every time I try to hook up the internet it says the connection failed to pick up an IP Address it timed out or something. What do i do?

  • addison2485 Jan 02, 2009

    My ps3 says that it is finding an internet connection but fails to obtain IP address. What do i do?

  • bishface94 Feb 04, 2009

    i have the same problem, i cannot obtain an ip address cos it times out on the connection test. Does anyone have a solution cos i really need one???!!

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2009

    I HAVE A NETGEAR WIRELESS ROUTER When i connect it to my pc it will not connect to the internet but my PS3 can recognize the router.

  • rhino33 Mar 28, 2009

    i plug my internet modem directly to my PS3 and it worked fine untill recently, now it is saying that my ip adress timed out, what should i do



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Right fist of go on settings on the ps3 menu then go to network setting then click onsettings and connection status list take a note of all the ip addresses and servers then go to internet connection on the same menu and click on scan then click on your router name and then lick onenter ur wep key if u av 1m but if u dnt then cck on none then press right then go o custom on the address setting then manual on ip adress settings type in all ip address and servers and stuff then click on auto on the mtu dont use proxy server enable unpn click right then press x to save ur settings then test connection thn hopefully this works for u m8 cheers arsenal_07

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My son is trying to get online again with his ps3 and he keeps getting the error message
8013030F. We have tried everything. It used to work fine, but stopped a couple of days ago.

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I was having problem connecting my PS3 to the internet as well until I tried the power cycle suggested by the manual. With the PS3 on, I unplugged my modem and router and turned back on after 2 minutes, so that the router can recognize the PS3, then when I scan for the SSID, the PS3 picked it up right away, and from there it was easy! After I connected to the Internet I found the signal was getting dropped. I found that if I pulled the PS3 out of my AV console drawer I get better signal. Now I am browsing the internet and can't be happier!!

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When i first got my Ps3, i tryed to update it and it automaticlly signed in using wi-fi from another internet source. Now it doesnt that because the signal is weak, or because im technically stealing the net?

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Uh my ps3 is trying to obtain my ip adress but before it does it times out

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I got battlefield 3 preiuum edition on ebay tried to use the code it said it was alreday used that makes me really mad what do i do

Posted on Apr 19, 2013

I pluged it directly into the router with an cable after five tries tries to go wifi. Got Nat Type 2 now and it's working great.

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

Hi i have a ps3 and i dont now how to get it online

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