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Sony Playstation 3 Wi-Fi connection

I've tried to log onto the internet using wireless contact but get a failed message each time.
I contacted Linksys tech support but the router is working fine we even assigned the playstation a static IP address and it still wouldn't connect.
Do you have any ideas on what I can do to fix this problem.

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  • PS3 Numpty Nov 22, 2007

    I am trying to connect my PS3 to my Orange Wireless Broadband Livebox. PS auto setup runs fine but when PS3 does its self test we get the error message "Connection failed, timed out". I bet this a really simple thing to correct but dont know how. Have asked the "tech Guys" at Orange but they say it is not their problem. Anybody got a solution in simple numpty language?



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Do you have a wireless phone? .. a wireless phone could cause the problem .. plug out the wirless phone and see if it helps .. if it does . you will need to change the channal the modem is outputting .. you will have to go into your modems software settings for this ...

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If its a DNS server error your getting change your PS3 DNS settings manually to :


  • It sorted mine out. I think its because some servers clash with some ISP's.

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    You wireless router most send the signal on mode " B " to ps3 ,if you send the signal on mode N or G , you ps3 never catch the signal , only on siganl mode B

    Posted on Nov 03, 2007

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