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Connecting online Madden 08 ps2

Hello,

I am trying to connect online to Madden 08, PS2 Slim. First, I go to Game Modes > Play Online. When trying to advance from the EA Nation page, I am knocked back to the memory card screen.

I am given, "No valid EA login found on memory card..." I have the option to Go to Account Setup or Back. Whatever I choose, I am sent back to the screen where you can go copy and delete items from the memory card.

I am using a DSL Broadband router with a Belkin 4 port/wireless router and there are two other computers currently functioning fine. The PS is wired to the router, and I can see the light "on" on the router.

When I ran the online startup disc, I had connectivity. When I try to play though, the (Network configuration) account is not valid. Please help. Thanks for your help.

GR

i am also trying to connect to play online with madden 08. i have established a network connection, and when i try to authenticate the DNAS data, it comes up and says network error (-612) there was no response from the DNS server. any help?

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  • dinomaglaris Mar 03, 2008

    i have the same exacr problem as dylanb

  • Boots1984 Mar 18, 2008

    I keep getting a timeout error when I try to test connection in network settings





    I tried to restart my broadband modem, and I still got the timeout error

  • bsimmons803 May 20, 2008

    i am having the same problem....i am not getting no response from the DNS server

  • Anonymous Sep 28, 2008

    Same here man my game won't connect and I have tried everything cause I am using aol broadband and a modem which isn't wireless.

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