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PS3 account sharing save data

Hey my buddy got "The Last of us" in his PS3 bundle and I got hooked on it for about 7 hours, He let me borrow the game, now when I tried taking the save copy over to my system it says I can't save ...
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2 PS3s one profile?

So I have a ps3 (which has all my saved games on it) and my boyfriend has a ps3 (that the kids play, I don't have a profile on there yet). Neither of us have a PSN account. Is there an easy way to ...
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PS3 Controller Connects/Disconnects Constantly

I've been using MotionInJoy's DS3 tool to use my PS3 controllers to play games on my computer (specifically emulators like VBA, since Mother 3 can not be played legitimately in the US). It has worked ...
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PS4: copy/paste text in messages

The PS3 allowed the ability to copy/paste text when composing or replying to messages. Where is this function on the PS4?
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Cross play for ps3 and psvita

How does this work? Does it allow people who bought games for ps3 to play it also on their ps vita? Or does it require to be downloaded on the playstation network in order for it to be playable on any ...
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How do you delete Battlefield 4 DLC?

I want to add Battlefield 4 DLC packs like Final Stand, but because it is a big download I'm worried that even if I delete Battlefield 4 from my game data utility file the DLC will still be in the ...
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Skyrim keeps freezing, what do I do?

Skyrim keeps freezing on my PS3. I can't set it back to factory settings because it was downloaded. I've tried uninstalling and re-installing it. It keeps freezing as soon as Alduin (the dragon) ...
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Saving skyrim game on sisterSaturday account

So my sister had a ps account we have been playing on, well somehow she got logged out on the account and it won't let us save the game anymore saying it belongs to another player She made the ...
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Destiny storage solution

Activision are offering a storage solution to those affected by TTK(The Taken King) update, for those with only 20GB storage. What is this solution?
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Destiny :Legendary Edition(taken king) transfer PS3 to PS4

I have Destiny: Legendary Edition (Taken King) code to unlock the expansions and the disc for PS3. I redeemed the expansions code to my PS4 and it said that the expansions are ready for download, but ...
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Can I play FIFA 15 on a Hard Drive rather than on the disc on my PS3?

Playing FIFA 15 on the disc sometimes results in long load times. So, I was wondering if I could put the game on the hard drive and play it from there, obviously keeping the disc in for security ...
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GTA Online, What happens if I DONT transfer my avatar?

I have GTA online on PS3. My avatar has a nice place and some decent cars. I just got a PS4 and GTA Online for it. I have a friend who has GTA:O on his PS3. I learned I can't play with him on the PS4 ...
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Boarderlands 2 Vault Symbol for terramorphous lair [duplicate]

I have completed all quests and all but one challenge. I can't get to the vault symbol in terramorphous lair. I have tried everything I can think of even going to a lower level and letting ...
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Can I use a HDD on my PS3 if I have already used another on the same console?

I'm thinking of changing the Hard Disk of my PS3 (Slim 120GB), but I am unsure of what will happen to the data on the one I previously had if I do this: PS3 has some data in the HDD. I turn off PS3, ...
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Why can't I connect to PSN?

I have a PS3 that connects fine when using wired Ethernet, but when I connect to the same Router via Wifi, the PS3 obtains an IP address correctly, but fails to connect to the PSN. How do I get the ...
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Can I use my PS3 remote control on my PS4

So I just got a shiny brand new PS4 and it's all exciting. And my PS3 will likely still be around, but it may get relegated to the second room, which means I'd love to be able to use my PS4 for ...
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What happened to my follower's inventory?

I had a partner in Skyrim, she was part of the Dark Brotherhood after they moved to Dawnstar and she had a lot on her like all the Labrynthian Masks. So I got the Skyrim legendary edition and I ...
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Possible to transfer save from PS3 to PC?

Ok. Well, long story short. Have a PS3, got Dark Souls on it. End of year sale 2014 on Steam. Bought Dark Souls PTDE on it cheap, got a computer upgrade, and here I am. I have already completed 3/4 ...
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On how many different systems can you download your games?

I though I knew how this work, but, after doing a bit of research I´m really confused. I have a PS3 and a PS4 where I use my regular account. If I bought another PS3 and PS4 I can use that account ...
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Ultimate Vault Hunter mode pack 2 not working

I purchased Borderlands 2: Game of the Year Edition on PlayStation 3, and I have downloaded and installed all the included DLC's. Everything works fine. When I reached level 61, I purchased and ...
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How to play against friends in Medal of Honor?

A friend and I both have Medal of Honor for the PS3. We want to play against each other in online multiplayer mode, but we don't know how. Do you know if it is possible?
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Can the Japanese version of Soul Calibur V change menu language?

I live in Taiwan, and apparently there's no Chinese version of the game here. The PS3 version mentions something about switching language, but my Japanese is really poor - especially reading. I'm not ...
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PS3 super slim bricked

I have a ps3 super slim and it is bricked. It turns on but does not deliver any image (tv keeps saying that there is no signal) and the controls do not recognize it (it keeps blinking all the red ...
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Can you setup a PS3 without a controller?

I have just bought a used PS3 to use as a streaming media player. I've also bought a PS3 Blu-Ray remote (the one that looks like a TV remote) to use with it. The PS3 I bought didn't come with a PS3 ...
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Playstation 3 on PC Monitor

I tried to hook my Playstation 3 using HDMI to my monitors DVI port via an HDMI-to-DVI adapter. The monitor does not display anything. I connected the same display to my laptop via HDMI with the same ...
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If I delete a game I downloaded, can I reinstall it later?

If I remove a game on my PS4 to save space, will I always have that game, even if it is a PS+ title and can always install it again?
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Skyrim keeps freezing when it is loading an area?

Whenever I fast travel, go into a cave or enter other areas, the loading takes a long time. I am playing the game on PS3, so I try to quit the game by using the PS button to get to the menu but it ...
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Does Don Bradman Cricket on PS3 feature a versus mode?

Apparently, there's no co-op mode in the game, but does it feature a one on one mode, where two people can play against each other on a single console? Like FIFA does.
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Trying to connect a PS 3 controller to OS X El Capitan

I have a PS3 controller I want to connect to my MacBook. And when I open my Bluetooth settings, it shows I have successfully connected the controller. However when I try to use any software that maps ...
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PS3 Minecraft Main Account Exit Game

I have Minecraft on my PS3. I play often with my family, with all four of us using the same PS3. When I have to leave, I would like to be able to exit the game, but I am the main account. If I exit ...
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Transferring Data from old to new PS3

So I needed a bigger PS3 and didn't transfer my data over right when I got my new one. I have some single player games that I got really far in saved on my old one but don't want to restart them on my ...
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Unable to change PSN accounts

Previously I created a PSN account but didn't think the details through. So I created a new one with different location and I wanted to change my user's account to it. But whenever I log out and try ...
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If I buy a game on psn. Can I play it on another ps3 console? [duplicate]

I bought Minecraft for ps3 and two days later I had accidently broke my ps3 so Im buying another ps3 tomorrow, will I be able to still play it on my new ps3? Like redownload it from psn?
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Get confuse about NBA 2k16 ps3 version [closed]

I would like post here to seek to your adivce about nba 2k16 ps3 version please. So far as I know nba 2k16 is the latest version and I plan to buy it for my little brother as a gift. I read this ...
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On Minecraft PS3 can I set up a game that either of my daughters can access without split screen?

I suspect this is a simple question but I want to set up a game that either of my daughters can access on my PS3 but which, when there's only one of them playing, doesn't split the screen and require ...
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PS3 sometimes launch and sometimes don't

Somebody gave me a PS3, and when I power it on, (From no light to red light) it stays on. Then, after I push the power again, the light changes to green and I can hear the disk start to spin, and then ...
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Do you ever need DLC to get the Platinum trophy for a game?

The description of the Platinum trophy for each PS3 game can vary (as with any trophy description). When you're looking at a trophy list and there are trophies for DLC sometimes it is not clear ...
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Lost follower after deleting skyrim dlc

Okay so, my story's a bit confusing and I've been trying for five days to fix my problem so I figured I would ask here. I had both dlcs for skyrim downloaded on PS3. Then one day I go to load my game ...
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Main story of Gta5 ps3 missions won't load

I finished the Merryweather heist and no more missions are loading I'm not sure what I need to do, I haven't played in awhile help would he greatly appreciated!
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How can you transfer saved game black ops online to same PS3 but diff account?

I tried it and it say "the save data was created by another user and cannot be used. Select OK to select save data to delete or press the PS button to quit."
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Can you charge the PS3 wireless controller over regular USB?

I normally charge the PS3 controller by connecting it to the PS3 while its idling, but I guess it's much easier to charge it through my PCs USB port. Would this work?
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Is the tire selection (Hard/Medium/Soft) actually difficulty selection in GT5?

Races are so much easier to win when you put the Soft tires on, that you can afford to make mistakes and still beat AI with better performance cars, is this intended? I know that they give you best ...
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Skyrim is freezing on my PS3 on the first mission

I've researched why it might be doing this, I have 450gb of free space and the save can't be too big because I've just started it, the disc doesn't seem to be degrading or have damaging scratches on ...
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Can you upload Dragon Age Origins data into Dragon Age 2 on a different system?

I beat DAO on my ps3 and I'm moving in a couple months. I am unable to bring my ps3 with me so I will have to buy a different one. If I buy DA2, can I upload the DAO data to my DA2 on this different ...
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Can I downgrade my PS3 Slim?

I have an old PayStation 3 Slim that I want to jailbreak, because the disc reader is broken. I have looked around, but everyone is talking about needing data codes and serial numbers, and it confuses ...
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Can I play night or community operations in PS3?

So I heard that Battlefield 4 has free maps for Playstation 3. I went to the store, and there really was Night Operations and Community Operations, freely downloadable. Installed it, but the problem ...
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Dark Souls 2 : The Scholar of the First Sin for PS3: DLC content on disc?

I was wondering if I could buy the Scholar of First Sin as preowned game. But before I do it, I want to make sure I have all the content, since these days the "one time use" policy is used by the ...
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The Forsworn Conspiracy

So went to Markarth to do the forsworn conspiracy and I got to the first part got everyone's diaries and talked to a bunch of people about Weylin and Margaret. When I go back to see Eltry hes already ...
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Can't cash in Barry medal in Jetpack Joyride

I've done all missions and got level 75 Barry medal, but I didn't cash in straight away. Now that I want to cash in, it won't let me. It's an option on the missions screen but I cannot select it. I've ...
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Ps3 superslim update loop

I've tried to update my ps3 but it stuck at 6% giving the error : An error occured during the update operation (8002F147) i've googled that error and the only sollution was to remove the hdd ...