I've had my playstation for about 8-9 months now, everything seemed to be a-ok until the last system patch. I updated the system and all of a sudden I can no longer patch any of my games.
Whenever I start a game while connected to the internet I start to download the patch then get the above error code.
Now I would appreciate some advice other than "I don't know - phone sony", "disconnect from your internet", "connect directly to your router/modem", "update your router/modem firmware", as I've tried all but phoning sony. I have seen a few people having this issue and no one seems to have posted a explanation as to the problem or a working solution.
So can someone kindly help me with either please.
Thanks in advance.
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Does no one actually know what this is?
Can I get a link to an official error code list please... if there is one?
This is a serious issue.
Yes I have unfortunately that has no effect. I did format my machine several time, and once I started installing games it appears to work for like the first 2-3 games then it starts spitting out that error everytime I try and update anything. : (
Hmm I really am not to sure then, I had a quick search on google for you and it seems a lot of people (including this forum) have posted they have a problem. I think the best option is to call Sony explain your problem to them and say that other people have the problem, is there anyway to fix this?
I know you probably didn't want to hear that, but I don't know what else to say!
Well at least you replied and went out of your way to assist, that is very much appreciated.
I have a feeling sony is going to say something is broken and they'll have to send a replace part out. Got a feeling there is either a fault with the system bios or the harddisk. Which explains why it allows the first few games to update then starts failing.
I have contacted support and they were about has helpful as a sand castle in a desert.
I have been unable update my games on my ps3 for going on what 3 months now. I today updated he firmware hoping this resolve the problems but unfortunately it hasn't.
So can someone please suggest a possible solution.
Great news, regardless of the lack of assistance from Sony or the Forum I have discovered not only the problem but the cure.
It appears to be an issue with either the router (not very likely) or my ISP provider (most likely). I discovered this when I took my PS3 round to my friends to test to see if it was a connectivity issue that was preventing me from updating my games. Apparently it was, the moment I plugged my PS3 into his cable modem I was able to update all my games without any issues.
I am currently using UK based Virgin Media ADSL through a BT line and using a Netgear DG834 v2.0 latest fireware router.
So for all you guys out there that are having the same issue and error code, try the following...
1. Try a different modem or router.
2. Take it to someone elses house and try it on their internet.
If this doesn't work then I would suggest whining to technical support.
I'm relatively new to the forum and I just stumbled across your thread.
I've had this problem on and off for the last year or so.
I'm glad you found a possible solution.