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Hello,

Please find below:

  1. On the XMB™ home menu, go to how do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_settings.gif(Settings) > icn_networksettings.gif(Network Settings)how do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_btnx_color.gifg src="http://i.fixya.net/uploads/images/icn_btnx_color.gif" alt="icn_btnx_color.gif" class="h_mi" />button. how do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_settingitem.gif/>
  2. Then go to icn_settingitem.gif(Internet Cohow do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_settingitem.gift [Enabled].

  3. Then scroll down to icn_settingitem.gif(Internet Connection Settings) and press the icn_btnx_color.gifbutton.

    Selhow do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_btnx_color.gifonfirmation screen is displayed stating that you will be disconnected from the Internet.

  4. Select [Custom] and phow do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_btnx_color.gif"http://i.fixya.net/uploads/images/icn_btnx_color.gif" alt="icn_btnx_color.gif" class="h_mi" />button.

  5. Select [Wireless] as your connection method and press the button.

  6. Select the WLAN Setting.
    Choose how you wish to connect the Internet. For most users, "Scan" will be the option to choose.

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    • Scan - This will scan for any wireless access points in the area. Choose this option if you are not sure of the name of your wireless access point (SSID).

    • Enter Manually - Choose this option if you know the name of your wireless network (SSID) and/or your SSID does not appear if you chose the "Scan" option.
      You will need to contact the persohow do i connect my ps3 to the internet - icn_btnx_color.gifntains your network to obtain this information.

    • Automatic - Choose this option only if your wireless access point supports automatic configuration (i.e., AOSS).
      Select how do i connect my ps3 to the internet - wirelesscustom07.gif that you want to use and press the icn_btnx_color.gifbutton.
    The security setting varies depending on the access point. Contact the person who maintains the access point for information on which setting to select.
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  7. If you selected a Security Setting, enter your security key whow do i connect my ps3 to the internet - wirelesscustom08.gifbr /> Press the [Start] button to exit the onscreen keyboard.
    Press right on the directional pad to proceed to the next screen.

    The encryption key is displayed as a series of eight [*] no matter how long the key may be. If you do not know the encryption key, contact the person who set up or maintains the access point for assistance.
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  8. On the IP Address Settings screen, you will need to select one of the following three "Custom" options: Automatic, Manual or PPPoE.
    PPPoE is usually used for DSL broadband connections that require you to enter a user ID and password. You would normally only use this connection type if you have a wireless access point without a router. It should only be used if you are connecting directly to your ISP without using a home gateway router OR using a router that does not authenticate your PPPoE connection for you.

    To use PPPoE settings:
    • On the [IP Address Settings] screen, select [PPPoE] and press the right directional button.
    • You will be asked for your PPPoE user name (or user ID) and password. You will need to get this from your ISP.
      Note : When entering user names and passwords, keep in mind that User Names and Passwords are often case sensitive, so make sure that you enter them EXACTLY the same as they were created, including the same UPPER and lowercase letters, where appropriate.
    • Check your settings to make sure that they are correct.
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  9. Once complete, a list of settings will appear. Make sure all settings are correct and then press icn_btnx_color.gifbutton to save the settings.

  10. Press the icn_btnx_color.gifbutton to test the connection.

  11. When the test is complete (usually less than a minute), it will display the results ("Succeeded" or "Failed"). If you have successfully connected to your network, congratulations, you have completed the network setup process.
Hope it helped.

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