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DNS Server Every time I try to get online with my games it always say "Network Error -612. What am I doing wrong?

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Could this be due to a firewall stopping you get online or other avg.
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Can 807101 ps3 be solved

If you keep getting this ps3 error 807101ff, then somethings definitely wrong with your online communication. To be specific, you are having what it called a DNS error. You see, the DNS settings on your network is your means of contacting and communicating with an online server. In the case of the ps3, that online server happens to be a game server. Without a correct DNS setting, your online network is "doomed", or put in another way, useless.

807101ff problem? It's really quite easy! What you can do is to try the POWER CYCLING method. To do this, turn off your ps3 and all of your networking devices like the modem and router. Remove the power cord of the router and modem as well, to be sure. You then wait for a short while, like a few minutes.

After the short wait, you can now connect back the modem and turn it on. After you get a solid light on the modem, connect back the router. The last thing you turn on is the ps3. This way, your ps3 would be able to try obtaining an IP address. Likewise, it will also try to establish a stable DNS setting. This technique works most of the time in solving the problem

Hope this helps you!

Any further questions feel free to ask.

Nov 20, 2010 | Video Game Consoles & Games

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Why when i connect to the network to play it tells me ther is a dns error? i could go on the internet for anything else except to play on line >

You can assign a DNS server. It means that something is wrong with your DNS configuration.

You can use OpenDNS:
Set this up under the Network settings, manual configuration.

Jun 13, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Im trying to connect online with my ps3 but it keeps on saying it had an error with the server and that it is a DNS error.. what should i do???

Renew your DNS configuration or change the DNS settings to Obtain DNS server address automatically.You can change that in your network connection settings.

Nov 05, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Dns error 80710102

When a DNS server error occurs, your Playstation 3 will not be able to connect to your home network. This means you cannot take advantage of the many online features that the Playstation 3 has. There is no real reason why certain DNS server errors occur, but fixing them should be simple.

LINK to article for help!

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in the dns server # type in and that should fix the error

May 31, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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enter the DNS server addresses manually in the PS3 network settings AND use tetertiary DNS server from my ISP as either the primary or the secondary DNS server

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DNS problem

Try setting up your network connection all automatically when connected to a router who acts as a DHCP server. DNS server addresses are also automatically configured via DHCP.

Make sure it can reach your router.



Jan 21, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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