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01 Jan 2009
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ps3 not finding ip address help?

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my bro is trying to set up his ps3 and when he does the test conection it cant find the ip address, he has bt home hub aswell any ideas
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

anyone have any ideas

 

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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

Have you entered your wep kep correctly
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

he's done all that but when it comes to the test connection it wont pick up his ip address
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

I don't know if the BT hub has MAC filtering, if it does you will need to add the MAC address from the PS3 information settings to the router.
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?


lozzap wrote:
I don't know if the BT hub has MAC filtering, if it does you will need to add the MAC address from the PS3 information settings to the router.

 

Yes what he said, i was just about to say the same thing, lol
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

thanks guys im of up there now if that doesnt work il post agian
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Re: ps3 not finding ip address help?

To find the MAC address on the PS3, go to.

 


1. Select Settings.

2. Select System Settings.

3. Select System Information.

This screen will display your PS3 MAC address.

 

This will need to be entered into the relevant section on the router setup page.

 

 

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