Question about Computers & Internet
Run through the setup screen to set up the network. If the auto connect doesn't work you may have to set it up manually. To do that you need to either set the ip addresses up to work with your router, if you're using one, or with your isp's ip numbers, dns address, gateway etc. And if you're using a router that has a wep or wap key remember that you must have that in too. You can not make connection if these numbers are wrong.
If you're using a router and manually configuring your ip number would have the same first three numbers that your router uses ie 192.168.xxx. and the last number is one you assign the ps3, one that isn't being used by something else on your network. The gateway address is the number of your router and the DNS numbers are the ones your ISP uses, usually listed on their website.
Also remember if you have to manual configure that these numbers will not work at someone else's house as your ip # will be different.
Posted on Mar 25, 2011
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Turn off PS3 system..
1: Reset your modem by unplugging it from the main power source.
2: After a few minutes, plug modem power back into modem. Allow all connections to configure
3: Turn on PS3 system.
4: Go to "Settings" then scroll all the way down to "Network Settings"
5: Make sure that the "internet connection" (the second menu) is "Enabled"
6: Go to "Internet Connection Settings" and once you are prompted, select "Wireless" rather than ethernet. Ethernet is only when you have the cable plugged directly into the console.
I am always available for chat.
Feb 03, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Apr 13, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Mar 13, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Dec 28, 2009 | Video Game Consoles & Games
Jun 10, 2009 | NetGear WGR614 Wireless Router
Jan 03, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Dec 09, 2007 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Sep 14, 2007 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Jun 29, 2007 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
36 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: