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Connections? Please help. I have a portable broadband usb modem wich works perfectly with my laptop as I am using it now but it just seems to not work in my son's playstation 3, Can I make this work at all and how? Man thanks

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Ok I had this issue with one of mine as well try this out first and if it does not work Ill give you some other things to try.

1. shut off and/or unplug everything.
2. plug the wireless adapter into the ps3
3. turn on the router
4. turn on the ps3

I had to do this with my alienware laptop and my ps3, it worked for 9 of the 12 ps3's I have had this issue with.

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My name is Ryan and I work on behalf of Cricket. If you are experieneing issue with connecting to the internet using your Cricket broadband USB modem, please view the steps below in order to speak with a customer service member directly regarding solutions and area coverage.


Please call Cricket Broadband Customer Service Center at 1-800-CRICKET.
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