Question about Sony Video Game Consoles & Games

Open Question

I have a ps4 12 playstation plus card so i can play online. but it says i need to have a sony entertanment network account to use it so how do i do this. thank you.

Posted by on

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: Connecting online Madden 08 ps2

me to please help

Posted on Mar 17, 2008

  • 55 Answers

SOURCE: an error occured, you've been signed out from playstation network

Try resetting the internet options on the that account.

Posted on Jun 30, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: my ps3 will not sign into playstation online

You need to go into safe mode and Restore Default Settings.
Hold down power button in front of your computer keep holding it down untill you hear 2 quick beeps. Then let go of the power button. You should be in safe mode. How click down to RESTORE DEFAULT SETTING AND FOLLOW THE SIGN-UP PAGES. Use your account sign-in e-mail address and password. If you bought any games and downloaded from playstation store you can reload them from there they have a recorded of all downloads. You will have to redownload them.
NOTE: never turn the power button off from the back of the playstation when you are sign-in this will make it happen again always sign-out.
From Spikerman

Posted on Nov 05, 2009

  • 5 Answers

SOURCE: my ps3 will load the game call of duty modern

psn is under routine maintenance and will be back up and running soon same problem i have and i called sony and thats wat they told me... pretty much all games are down right now....

Posted on Mar 01, 2010

Ctrlr4repair
  • 91 Answers

SOURCE: edit credit card details

If your trying to edit this information from your PS3 then forget it, Your better off trying to do it from the playstation network website by loging into your account and changing it from there.

That is your best bet my friend.


check out my site!! http://ctrlr4repair.webs.com

Posted on May 05, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

Just got my internet up and running in the house and wanted to hook it up to my playstation to do online gaming and so fort, well i got it connected and completed the system update and now im trying to...


Hello there,
This error is due to the fact that the PSN is down. It has nothing to do with your system and all you have to do is wait till sony fixes the issue.
If this has helped, please click on the button below!

May 05, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

Tip

Playstation Network Services Down - When will the playstation network be back...


Sony PlayStation Network online but still unsecured?
Sony setup a website to help users change passwords using your email address and date of birth, however, what Sony forgot was the hackers have this information and can easily obtain your password again. Sony states that no further hacking has been attempted and the website has been taken down. Sony needs to get their head out of their ***** and get on game. Sony users should be very worried. I recommend you change your email address with Sony as soon as possible and associate your PSN account with the new email.

After 1 month the PSN is back up and running. Users are required to download updates then reset passwords. Sony has announced a Welcome Back package to consumers.The welcome package includes a choice of two PlayStation3 games, or two PlayStation Portable games. Games will be available for 30 daysafter the online store comes back online, according to Sony. Customers willalso receive a selection of free movie rentals and 100 virtual items. Non PSNsubscribers will get a free 30-day membership while existing customers will receive30 days extra.

This should not fool users as it seems the PlayStation Network is still unsecured...

Security researches using targeted google searches have been able to uncover exploits in Sony's network, includingthe Sony Corporation of America, Sony Pictures Entertainment and SonyElectronics, an old gift card registry sweepstakesthat collected personal information of customers. It seems, even after 1 month of downtime, Sony is still unable to properly secure their networks. This should scare all PlayStation users. It is only a matter of time before hackers infiltrate and disrupt services once again.

Heavy traffic has caused some users not to be able to download upgrades and access the PSN. You can find password reset instructions at the link below, as well as updates straight from Sony.

5/14------------------------------------
PlayStation Network back online? Not so fast..
Sony has announced that the PlayStation Network will be restored and fully completed by months end, "
Sony said the phased restoration will be on a country by country basis beginning in the Americas, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Middle East."

The first phase will include Sign in, password resets and restoration of online game services such as rental video content and music services.
Sony added that some customers will be able to regain access on Saturday.

Click here to get password reset instructions

Sony will be offering a "welcome back" package to consumers after restoration is complete.
The package will include benefits such as a month of free PlayStation Plus membership for all PSN customers, as well as an extension of subscriptions for PlayStation Plus and Music Unlimited customers to make up for the lost time.

Trigger fingers are itching to get back in the action.
Many users report that PSN has been up and down all day as well as some Sony web pages. How long will it take Sony to get things up and running?

--------
update 5/14 - PSN Down, still.

The PlayStation Network is still down. The last update Sony gave on a timeline was May 10th and they stated, "I know you all want to know exactly when the services will be restored. At this time, I can't give you an exact date, as it will likely be at least a few more days. We're terribly sorry for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience as we work through this process."

News has just been released showing that the attack on the PlayStation Network originated from Amazon Servers. The attackers set up fake AWS(amazon web services) accounts and rented servers to carry out the attack. Afterwards, the accounts were deleted to hide any footprints. Bloomberg reports that the FBI will continue an investigation into this new revelation and subpoena Amazon for further information.


A few more days? Sony customers are no doubt getting more frustrated as the PSN outage drags on. Some game retailers are seeing a 200% increase in PS3 exchanges for Xbox systems. The damage to Sony will only be increased as the PlayStation Network remains down. You can read more about the PSN outage below. Keep checking back for further updates.

update 5/13 - PSN still down
Between April 17 and April 19th of 2011 the PSN was accessed by unauthorized personnel resulting in the theft of personal and credit card information of tens of millions of Sony consumers. Once this was discovered Sony brought down PSN and it has been down ever since. Sony claims this was theft was perpetrated by the online group called Anonymous.

Sony claims that they take "information protection very seriously", yet if they did, why did they just lose millions of customers personal information? With the PlayStation network down, and with no end in site, I hope they are really concentrating on beefing up security and patching loopholes in the playstation network. When will the PlayStation network be back up?


g33k4u_2.png


Regards,
G33k


Visit the links below for other technical articles
---------------------------------------------------------

Connect your Nintendo Wii to the internet
Connect your Xbox 370 to the internet
Connect your Nintendo DSi to the internet
Connect your PlayStation 3 to the internet
How to access Windows 7 God Mode
Tips to clean and speed up your computer
How to configure a wired/wireless home connection
How to access facebook when it is blocked at school
Extensive list of device driver links for common electronic devices


keywords
data breach, psn data breach, playstation network services, playstation network, playstation network down, playstation network services breach, sony data breach, sony class action lawsuits, PSN lawsuits, sony network, sony network down

on May 13, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Whenever I'm rying to get a Play Station account on my PSP, it says " A connection errer has occurred (80551021)" Help me.


Hello destinbelche and welcome to FixYa. Currently the PlayStation Network is down worldwide and Sony has stated today that it could be a week before it is once again fully operational. Please read the following official statement from Sony below. Your personal information could be compromised.

Thank you for your patience while we work to resolve the current outage of PlayStation Network & Qriocity services. We are currently working to send a similar message to the one below via email to all of our registered account holders regarding a compromise of personal information as a result of an illegal intrusion on our systems. These malicious actions have also had an impact on your ability to enjoy the services provided by PlayStation Network and Qriocity including online gaming and online access to music, movies, sports and TV shows. We have a clear path to have PlayStation Network and Qriocity systems back online, and expect to restore some services within a week.

We're working day and night to ensure it is done as quickly as possible. We appreciate your patience and feedback.

Valued PlayStation Network/Qriocity Customer:

We have discovered that between April 17 and April 19, 2011, certain PlayStation Network and Qriocity service user account information was compromised in connection with an illegal and unauthorized intrusion into our network. In response to this intrusion, we have:

1. Temporarily turned off PlayStation Network and Qriocity services;

2. Engaged an outside, recognized security firm to conduct a full and complete investigation into what happened; and

3. Quickly taken steps to enhance security and strengthen our network infrastructure by re-building our system to provide you with greater protection of your personal information.

We greatly appreciate your patience, understanding and goodwill as we do whatever it takes to resolve these issues as quickly and efficiently as practicable.

Although we are still investigating the details of this incident, we believe that an unauthorized person has obtained the following information that you provided: name, address (city, state, zip), country, email address, birthdate, PlayStation Network/Qriocity password and login, and handle/PSN online ID. It is also possible that your profile data, including purchase history and billing address (city, state, zip), and your PlayStation Network/Qriocity password security answers may have been obtained. If you have authorized a sub-account for your dependent, the same data with respect to your dependent may have been obtained. While there is no evidence at this time that credit card data was taken, we cannot rule out the possibility. If you have provided your credit card data through PlayStation Network or Qriocity, out of an abundance of caution we are advising you that your credit card number (excluding security code) and expiration date may have been obtained.

For your security, we encourage you to be especially aware of email, telephone, and postal mail scams that ask for personal or sensitive information. Sony will not contact you in any way, including by email, asking for your credit card number, social security number or other personally identifiable information. If you are asked for this information, you can be confident Sony is not the entity asking. When the PlayStation Network and Qriocity services are fully restored, we strongly recommend that you log on and change your password. Additionally, if you use your PlayStation Network or Qriocity user name or password for other unrelated services or accounts, we strongly recommend that you change them, as well.

U.S. residents are entitled under U.S. law to one free credit report annually from each of the three major credit bureaus. To order your free credit report, visit www.annualcreditreport.com or call toll-free (877) 322-8228.

We thank you for your patience as we complete our investigation of this incident, and we regret any inconvenience. Our teams are working around the clock on this, and services will be restored as soon as possible. Sony takes information protection very seriously and will continue to work to ensure that additional measures are taken to protect personally identifiable information. Providing quality and secure entertainment services to our customers is our utmost priority. Please contact us at 1-800-345-7669 should you have any additional questions.

Sincerely,
Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment

I hope you found this information helpful and thank you for using FixYa.

-->

Add a comment

Apr 27, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

1 Answer

Playstation plus store not working can't sign in


PSN has been hacked, Sony are currently working on making the network more secure. We'll hopefully be back online tues/wed. I can't wait to get back online and playing MW2, but my bigger concern is how much info the hackers have. Mainly our bank account details!
Hope this helps.

LJ

Apr 25, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

1 Answer

My ps3 console online account was block so i can't play online games with friend


The easiest way to fix this would be to make a new new online account. To do this make a new user account on your PS3, then go to sign in under PlayStation Network, and choose to make a new account.

Mar 02, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Prental control problems


you need to contact sony online where you go your account by phone they will help you

Jun 07, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Can play with friends on call of duty


sure you can, all you need is a broadband connection (wireless or wired) and a Playstation Network Account.

to set up your internet connection, find the network settings on settings menu on XMB, choose 'setup internet connection' or something like this, then follow the guide on screen .

then just login your Playstation Network Account in PSN menu on XMB (if you don't have one, simply register yourself in PSN menu on XMB in the correspondent option).

when logged in you PSN account, simply start up your game and access the online multiplayer option, it will connect you to CoD severs.

then, you must invite your friends (that should be logged on PSN also) to the same game. there should be an option to do this on Online Multiplayer interface.

Jul 27, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

2 Answers

Signing into the network.


Hello,
for playing online with the PS3 you have at first to create a PSN (Playstation Network) Account. You can do this easylie right on the PS3 at the "Account-Management".

After creating an Account you have to log on with this account to the Playstation Network (This function also can be found in the XMB "Account" Menu.

When you log on for the first time you can easy mark the "Automatic Log-In to PSN" checkbox so that the PS3 already log on to the Network. I prefer this because it is much easier than always log in manual - This Setting is optional (Just as you want it to be set).

After doing the Steps above you should be able to play online without any problem.

I hope this Steps are the solution to your problem and I wish you a lot of fun at the PSN.

With kind regards,
SvenBosch

May 16, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

Not finding what you are looking for?
Video Game Consoles & Games Logo

Related Topics:

29 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

shaun taylor

Level 3 Expert

1525 Answers

marley mcelhinney

Level 3 Expert

490 Answers

juanmireles1

Level 2 Expert

214 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...