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PS3 internet Can you connect the ps3 to the internet through a laptop with a wireless modem? I have an AT&T wireless usb card I use for my internet connection and I wanted to find out if I could use it to connect my PS3 so I don't have to pay for more internet.

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  • daneo8390 Oct 09, 2008

    i have a 3 plug-in USB modem how can i connect tjis to my ps3 so i can game online

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Yes u have to set the laptop up for that or the is a device that will trun the usb int wireliss out put box if need help take pic of devics usb// and send it by email to kingdomofharts@yahoo.com and if will see if i can look up the device for u and send u a pic of it and location

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