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I can't use my wireless controllers on my PS3 unless their plugged in and charging. When I unplug them and push the PS3 button in the middle, all four lights just blink about 4 or 5 times and then turn off. This happens with both controllers. Neither of my controllers will link (connect) to the PS3 without being plugged up to it. How can I use them wirelessly again?

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  • clott827 Sep 03, 2009

    yeah, I always have one on the charge while I'm playing COD World At War on the other one. Now neither one of them will turn on without being plugged in. I had to play last night with it plugged up charging.

  • brodie799 May 11, 2010

    I assume you've left them charging for a few hours?

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Plug in the controller before you turn on your ps3 then turn on the ps3 by the system. after the system starts press the ps button on the controller after it stops blinking and only one light is on unplug it. it should be linked together.

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