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Intermitant connectivity to internet (orange)

My son has a PS3 which will sometimes connect to the internet and sometimes wont (orange). Then it will sometimes lag when connected. Any help greatfully received. I am female and blonde and not much good with this technical stuff so detailed answers in english please .... fnx

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  • swjjenkins Feb 22, 2009

    It was wireless, however, we thought we had solved the problem by moving the router into the same room and making it a wired connection. It worked .... for about 2 hours. Now we are back to square one, only it's probably minus 1, as he can't connect at all now.

  • RescueTechLA
    RescueTechLA May 11, 2010

    Are you connecting wirelessly or thru a wired connection (cable) ?



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Ok well you might want to start with a router firmware update. Visit the router's website. i.e. etc. etc.

If that doesn't fix your problem we can try something else, but that's the best place to start for now.

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It doesn't address your problem specifically but there are a few Tips of mine you should check out.

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