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Ps3 error 80130128

Hi my ps3 was working fine on wireless aside from the fact that I had nat type 3 but I was able to play online and chat w/o problem most of the time. One day I came home and the ps3 didn't want to connect to the internet. It didn't even recognize my router. The green light under my ps3 wasn't on as usual. I have several ports opened up for the ps3 with my ps3's ip address and I tried resetting my router and turning off the security on my router. My ps3's mac address is also in my mac filter. LIke I said everything was fine then 1 day i get home and it says error 80130128. This has happened several times with my ps3 where 1 day it doesn't work on the internet then like a month later, it starts working on the internet again. I don't know if this is because my ps3 has a problem with the wi-fi card or something like that. Please help me fix this never ending problem.

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  • smokske Jan 01, 2009

    i have been looking on these websites for time and mine is showing the same message ive tried everything except ringing sony cuz i know ill jus get nothing useful from then does anyone actually no how to sort out this problem?


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I fixed it myself. Basically I bought a long ethernet cable and put all auto settings and it worked fine.

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The first one is the game is just having server problems.

The second one is usually the problem and that has to do with your router settings causing you to have a 'NAT Type 3' connection which can cause connection issues with other players.

Having a closed or limited NAT on your gaming console will cause a variety of issues. Similar to strict, moderate or open on an Xbox 360, the PS3 offers Type 3, Type 2 and Type 1 NAT results. These break down as follows:
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