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Far Cry 4 Disc Install Issue

I'm still having issues installing the game off the disc. I have more than enough space and the disc isn't scratched but it keeps getting stuck at 63%. Any advice on how to get this to work? Really ...
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Far Cry 4 installation stuck on PS3 (CD version)

I was trying to install Far Cry 4 on my PS3 with the CD not the PSnetwork download, but it just keeps getting stuck at 72%. I tried deleting the game and reinstalling, the 1.6 patch, getting offline. ...
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What's the difference between GTA 5 on PS3 & 4

I am planning on purchase GTA V for my PS3 but I would like to know if there are any significant differences between the game on the PS3 & 4 and what they are. Also, will it have online ...
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how do I install a hard drive into my ps3? [duplicate]

Today I bought a 2.5inch sata hardrive and when I was going to switch the hard drive with a new one nothing was there. What do I have to do to install it in?
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Changing PSN log-in on one user

I accidentally used my old PSN log-in on my primary gaming user, is there a way to log into my new PSN account on that one user? I tried logging out and logging into the new one, but it said I cannot ...
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What are the benefits of using an online pass?

I bought a used copy of "Medal of Honor" for my PS3 the last days. As I opened the case there was a paper with a used online pass on it. Because I never owned a game which needed an online pass I ...
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How to live stream AW Zombies

I would like to be able to live stream AW Zombies to YouTube, but I don't know how. I don't have enough money to buy a recording device. I have contacted both other players and YouTube and they ...
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PS3 HDMI issue “Resolution not supported”

I have my PS3 which connected it to my Samsung TV via HDMI cable that came with it. Everything worked fine for a couple of months until recently I started getting a message on the TV saying "Mode not ...
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Can I transfer Destiny: The Taken King from PlayStation 4 to PlayStation 3?

I have a digital copy of the PlayStation 4 version of Destiny: The Taken King: Legendary Edition. Is it possible to transfer the taken king to my PlayStation 3?
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is there a way I can crouch in assassins creed III on ps3?

I want to be able to crouch anytime not just when I get into the bush so is there a button for it or something?
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Can I remove my PS3 HDD and put it back again?

I found a lot of answers in the internet to the question "Can I put my HDD in another console?" What happens is that the other console will try to format the HDD. What I want to do is a different ...
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Protect PS3 from hacking and sabotage

SOS. I just loaned my PS3 to an acquaintance of dubious integrity (for reasons of diplomacy and political correctness. Please don't ask. Long story.) Is there any way that I can determine if my unit ...
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Prestige level reset to 0 in Modern Warfare 3? [duplicate]

I was Prestige 17: Level 50, playing Search & Destroy in a lobby. I left the game and the next thing I know I'm Prestige 0: Level 0. I played a couple of games of Team Deathmatch and now I'm ...
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Filter by game mode in SingStar?

In SingStar, is there any way to filter the song listings when choosing a song, so only songs with dance or guitar gameplay are shown?
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What are the hidden trophies?

I am looking through my list of Trophies for Goldeneye 007: Reloaded on the PlayStation 3 and there is one hidden trophy I am missing. If you order the list by "original order" it appears between ...
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PS3 keeps saying my WPA key is wrong

I am having a bad time with my PS3 which I've had for about 2 years, PS3 slim with 120GB HDD. I've ran across a problem with my WiFi connecting to it. My PS3 doesn't accept my WPA2 key, I've changed ...
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How to remove personal data from PS3?

I've decided to get rid of my PS3 by donating it to a younger brother. This means that I want to totally purge all data on it such as user accounts, save games, credit card details and the like before ...
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Ps3 controller wont sync reset button does NOT work.

Ive tried plugging to laptop and reset Plugging to the wall and reset. Ive unplugged power to PlayStation and tried to restore it. Ive tried to sync to my other 2 PS3 no help Ive tried 6 ...
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Why won't the cultist spawn?

I killed Golem, so I went to check my dungeon to defeat the lunatic cultist and when I get there I found nothing. Is there a glitch on PS3?
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PS3 bricked after firmware update

I have the PS3 Slim from 2010 I updated it today to the latest firmware version and after that it is not booting up. I tried entering to recovery but nothing shows up. The light turns on and stays ...
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Does the season pass include all Bioshock Infinite DLC?

I have Bioshock Infinite for the PS3 and I'm trying to complete the trophy list for that game. I see that the game has 3 DLCs with trophies, if I buy the DLCs separately I will spend about 35€ I ...
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PS3 sending bad data over HDMI?

Within the last two weeks or so (I think since I last did a system update), my PS3 has on occasion been causing my television to freak out and stop accepting commands via remote control and the ...
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PS3 flickering while playing games

I have been using my PS3 console for about 3 years. Suddenly it started flickering and I can't play games with my peace of mind. Here is what is happening. I changed ...
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PS3 controllers won't sync - nothing works, help!

Never had any issues with my PS3, worked flawlessy for years. And now, out of the blue, I come back from a vacation and my controllers won't sync. First it started by not being able to turn on the PS3 ...
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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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Why doesn't my PS3 screen fit the TV?

My PS3 screen seems to not want to fit the TV. I tried messing around with the displays and it doesn't help at all I even put it to 720 yeta with no results. How can I get it to fit?
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How do I set hotkeys for my favorites?

I can't seem to set my hotkeys on the PS3. I did it once on accident and can't seem to anymore. I believe you're supposed to press left or right on the D-Pad to set it, but that isn't working for me. ...
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Does GTA V Online Network Merge Xbox 360 and PS3 players? [duplicate]

Can GTA V Online Network Merge Xbox 360 and PS3 players, or is it two individual networks? (Can crews cross platform)
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PS3 remote not working after shutting off PS3 during restore

I accidentally shut off my PS3 when it was restoring and now my remote control won't work. Please help me.
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How do you capture video of your PS3 gameplay?

I'd like to be able to capture video of me playing games on my PS3, especially when earning difficult trophies, or getting past tricky levels so I can share my techniques/tricks with others. ...
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PS3 clipping image with HDMI at 1080p

I have a PS3 connected to an HDTV Monitor using an HDMI cable configured for 1080p resolution. My problem is that the image is being clipped on the edges. So certain things, like the box in which ...
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Can I have a PS3 with WiFi connection only? [closed]

I know that PS3 has wifi connectivity in addition to the cabled old phone lines (ADSL cables). Is it possible for me to connect my PS3 to the internet using the WiFi only for games updates etc.? Do I ...
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How can someone help me beat a Boss in Dark Souls Co-Op?

I thought that by using the White Sign Soapstone I will summon someone to help me beat a boss, I did beat a boss like that but instead of he helping me, it was like I was helping him. I appear as a ...
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Do normal region restrictions apply when playing PS1 games on PS3?

I got my PS1 while living in the US and I live in EU now. Will my US PS1 games work on a PAL PS3 or do normal region restrictions apply?
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Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen german to english language

I have a doubt regarding the German version of Dark Arisen. I'm interested in buying it here, for PS3, in Germany, but I am afraid it comes only with German Language. I know that some games set the ...
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DualShock 3 usability on PS4

Does anyone know if DualShock 3 controllers are usable for PS4? i.e. if the PS3 controllers are forward compatible. KR,
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Do old trophies carry over to new games?

If you start a new game of Lego Harry Potter Years 1-4 will you keep the trophies you have earned on the first play through and only need to achieve the ones the won't unlock? Animagus is the only ...
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Will DCUO trophies pop as soon as I get Legendary?

If I complete feats required for trophies, (e.g. get a platinum in a race, or reach level 10 with a tank) and then buy a legendary membership, will the trophies pop? There are ways to cheat ps3 ...
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New HDD for my PS3 Super Slim 12 GB

I have a PS3 Super Slim with 12 GB of flash. I need to expand its storage to install games. I still haven't bought the HDD, but I wanted to ask, since I can't seem to find the answer anywhere, if I ...
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How do I stop my PS3 from making so much noise?

I believe that my PS3 is full of dust and therefore the fan goes on max as soon as I start a game. How can I get rid of the dust inside on the heat sinks and fans without destroying something?
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How can I disable The Exchange in The Sims 3?

I've been playing The Sims 3 on my PS3 (I mention the specific system because the options might be different). Whenever I go into the Build & Buy menu and go into specific categories, the crap ...
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1 of my PSN accounts was lost is it recoverable as well as it's DLC's? [duplicate]

I feel like an idiot, but I had 2 PSN accounts on my PS3 which had all my online games. The other had all my money but recently I got a free DLC on my game account and my account with my money was ...
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Playstation Online Store & D.M.R.ights

DMR. Digital Media Rights - correct? If you own a PS4 and download full games on the PS.Store, like I have for at least three games I've purchased. When does that ownership expire? The answer should ...
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DCUO Trophies on the PS3 for free players

When DCUO was part of Sony trophies did not pop for free players. But now that DCUO is owned by daybreak, do the trophies pop? I heard once that Sony does not allow trophies for free to play games, ...
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How many GB do Black Ops 2 and MW3 take up?

How much space does it take for Black Ops 2 on PS3? and How much does Modern Warfare 3 take up? i do not own any of these games.
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Can I download a specific Mass Effect game from The Mass Effect Trilogy?

So, I want to buy Mass Effect Trilogy but I don't have that much space on my ps3. (I want to buy the game digital) So, can I download the games individual? or do I have to download the 33 gb with the ...
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Do I need to own Orgins to play Awakening

I really like DAO, but I am just burrowing it from a friend. I have found DAW for pretty cheap and I want to play it, but am I limited to playing it only while I still have DAO. I know it is an ...
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PS3 wont turn on

My ps3 super slim stopped working suddenly. It was working fine with no issues, but one day it just refused to turn on . Not even the red LED glows now. I tested the PSU following this video Ps3 Super ...
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Are there any HDMI Ethernet Channel-enabled consoles?

Is any of the current or previous generation consoles have HDMI Ethernet Channel-enabled ?
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Transfering ps3 psn account to ps4

I know we can have same psn account on ps3 and ps4 but after transfering to ps4 can I still play my ps3 games online?