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Ps3 keeps on saying ip timed out

Ive connected my cable and the green light is flashing but every time i finish my settings and it says test connection it says ip timed out pls help

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Your ip settings are most likely wrong, check your desktop pc settings

here is how

start -> run -> cmd -> ipconfig

note, ipaddress, subnet, gateway

if your desktops ip is similiar to 192.168.1. 2 to 254
then set your ps3's ip as 192.168.1.25 for example
just a number between 2 and 254 (the 1 is used by router) witch isnt used.

your address might show 10.0.1.20 for example or a more complex ip like 86.32.55.100 if this is the case set the ps3 on automatically get ipaddress and dns server.

if you need any help let me know. Good luck.

Posted on Apr 02, 2008

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