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PS3 -Connect to Internet using PC with wireless Broadband Card???

Hi,
I was wondering if it is possible to connect my PS3 to the internet using a PC with Wireless Internet Card?

Thanks
Kim

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  • Channa Ea Apr 09, 2008

    Can I connect my PS3 to the internet using a USB modem (mobile broadband) from my laptop?

  • schris63049 Jun 20, 2008

    i have an older pc with windows xp, but nothing wireless, i just bought a cricket wireless broadband card today for my pc, i want to connect my ps3 system to my pc somehow so i can connect my ps3 online. any help would be greatly appreciated. thanks chris, schris63049@yahoo.com

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  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2009

    can i connect my playstation 3 to the internet usng a wireless broadband modem

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    -Connect to Internet using PC with wireless Broadband Card?

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    the same problem

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Yes you can but you need a router or ou need to connect the ps3 directly to your lan card the just set up a shared internet connection through windows

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Well the Ps3 has Wi Fi so i think you can probably boost up the Wi Fi distance to try and get a better signel try to keep the Ps3 atleast 5 - 25 feet near the wireless connection.

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