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Help with ps3 backup

I've got two ps3 and, on the second one, I've tried to sign in with my account to download a game (GTA5) but I couldn't find it in the downloaded content section. So I thought that I may try to do a ...
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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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How can I change my location (country) on my psn account?

I want to change the psn location that was set when I created my account.
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Activating DLC maps on two consoles for Black Ops 2?

My friend wanted to game-share my Black Ops 2 and Black Ops 1 maps along with some camos. I gave him my info to the account I bought them with, but he said I need to deactivate my account so he can go ...
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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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PS3 backup with another HDD

My PS3 died with YLOD couple of weeks ago and I got my new PS3 with 160GB hdd today. I also have my old hdd with 500GB including all my game saves. Can I somehow restore my game saves to the new hdd ...
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My PS3's picture is too big on an older TV?

I decided to set up my PS3 again, and then I go to turn it on. I get into a game and I noticed that the screen is too big for my TV. I have an old TV so I don't know if that's what's causing it, but ...
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Old controller not connecting

My brother gave me one of his PS3 controllers because he never uses it and I now can't get it to connect to my PS3. I've tried to charge it and also tried resetting it but nothing works. What should ...
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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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I am stuck loading into the Outfitter

When I enter an Online match on the GOTY edition for the PS3 and go to my Outfitter, it is stuck loading. The load screens transition and the revolver chamber keeps spinning and emptying so it isn't a ...
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What is the main cause of First-model PS3s dying?

I'm seeing lots of broken (first model) PS3s on Craigslist. So much that there are more broken/not working ones then that are working ones! The price for a broken one isn't that much less than a ...
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Strange graphical issues on PS3 - Tony Hawk Project 8

I am running into a strange graphical issue on Tony Hawk Project 8 for PS3 which makes it essentially unplayable. In Career Mode or Free Skate mode, the graphics appear correct over a 180-degree ...
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How does the characters slots exactly unlock on this game?

I'm actually playing J-Stars on the PS3 and I'm trying to unlock all characters. I already got the money for it but I need more slots (I'm missing like, 7 support characters). While I'm playing the ...
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Can I transfer a downloaded game from PS3 to PS4? [duplicate]

I recently purchased a PS4, and was told that if I had downloaded GTA V on PS3 (which I did), then it would transfer to my PS4 when I signed in, but I don't see the option to do so anywhere. Can I ...
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Will My DLCs Be Kept On A PS3 Without An Account?

My friend doesn't have a PSN account and doesn't have any DLCs for a game that we play. I have the DLCs on my Ps3 (I have a PSN account) and I was going to sign in on my account on his Ps3 so we could ...
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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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How can you get new costumes in Resident Evil 4?

I have seen them in action but I have no idea how to get them.
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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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I murdered my wife, is there a way to bring her back?

A while back I married Camilla Valerius and recently I was was playing and I started to get tired of Faendal always coming over to my house in Whiterun, so I murdered my wife Camilla. However, you see,...
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Can you play FIFA 15 Co-op on one team with 3 players?

I was wondering if you can play with 3 players Co-op on one team, or 2 v 1 ?
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Can I transfer PS3 profile if I've started GTA V online on PS4?

I only need one solo play trophy (gold medals) and two online trophies (platinum awards and level 100) to get the platinum on PS3 for GTA V. I only really want to do the online grind once - so I've ...
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Can you purchase DLC for pre-owned games?

Are you able to purchase downloadable content for a PS3 game if the game you have is pre-owned? The game in question is Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2 if that's relevant.
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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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Can i play FFXIV with my USA account on the physical EUR version on a NTSC (USA) Ps3?

Can i play Final Fantasy XIV with my USA account on the physical EUR version on a NTSC, USA Ps3? I already have the digital, downloaded game, and i can already play it with my USA account, plus the ...
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Can I use a downloaded GTA V on another PSN account?

If you download GTA 5 from PS-Store and have to change PSN account. Is it possible to still have GTA 5 even though you've changed account?
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PS3 Controller wont sync wireless and tethered. Is recognised on PC

I have a PS3 controller that will not function at all wireless or tethered. After looking at some troubleshooting I have attempted the reset button on the controller and also done this with console on ...
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How do I 'UnHotkey' a spell/item in Skyrim?

I know how to hotkey on Skyrim on ps3, but I cant figure out how to unhotkey unless I have to load from a previous save. Is this possible? I havent been able to find any info on how.
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Make squad open to public

How do I make squad open to public? I have a ps3 and it says in squad settings friends only. But if you try to change it, it won't even go to it. Just skips it. Does anyone know? I've been looking on ...
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Is the savefile from the regular Skyrim the same of the GOTY Edition?

I'm actually playing the regular TES: Skyrim on my Ps3, but i want to know if i could keep my save data if i buy the GOTY, more complete version. Edit: I already saw in other websites that the save ...
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Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition for PS3 includes DLC on disc or as a voucher code?

Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition includes all previously released DLC. But is it loaded on disc or is it a one-time use only voucher code with an expiration date?
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Assassin's creed 4 connors robes

I lately played assassin's creed 4 and was rewarded with Altair and Ezio's robes but i have only played assassin's creed 3 and assassin's creed 2 so i was wondering if i could play assassin's creed ...
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Can one HDD be connected to more than one PS3 console to play games at the same time?

I'm going to have one more ps3 console. Is there any way I can connect my old HDD to the new PS3 and play different games on both of them at the same time ?
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Why isn't my PlayStation 3 controller turning on?

I am wanting to use a PS3 controller for emulators like PCSX2. When I plug in my PS3 controller with all of the necessary drivers while fully function and the USB installs drivers which function ...
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What is the SHV stat in NBA Jam?

What does SHV mean? Shove? If so, getting shoved or shoving? I'm referring to NBA Jam for PS3. SHV seems to replace the stat Injuries (or Injured, or something like that) for the original arcade ...
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New TV, Skyrim broke!

I recently bought a 50" 4k Phillips TV, just plugged the PS3 into it to play Skyrim, but now when I look around the screen turns funnily, as if when I moved the stick it was set to snap to a certain ...
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Is it possible to use a Macbook Pro as a monitor for Gamecube or Playstation 3?

I was wondering what devices or software would be necessary to use a Macbook Pro as a monitor for either the game cube or Playstation 3. My friend has a Macbook that's no more than two years old, and ...
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Does the 'Greatest Hits' versions of Ps3 shares the same Save File as the original, black label version?

Does the 'Greatest Hits' versions of Ps3 shares the same Save File as the original, black label version? For example, Final Fantasy XIII? I'm not talking about the extras that have the DLCs or new ...
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Is there any console that supports Java on their Internet browser?

I do want to play some flash games (for example, Runescape) on a console, i own the Ps3, Wii U, 3DS and PSP that have internet connection, and i buy legit games for them, so i don't want to modify the ...
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Is there any shorcut for the ''PS Button'' on Ps3, using a Ps1/Ps2 Controller?

I got the first three Sony consoles (and the PSP too) the thing is, i like to use my old PS1 controller (the analog one) on my Ps2 and Ps3, everything works fine, but the only thing i'm missing, at ...
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Is it possible to transfer ps3 data to xbox one for destiny? [duplicate]

I used to play destiny on my Ps3 and got to a really high level on most of my characters. I have been talking to my friends about getting a next gen console and they want me to get an xbox one but I ...
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Can i upload old Ps1-Ps2-PSP saves into PS Plus account?

i managed to keep my old Ps1-Ps2-PSP saves into my Ps3 thanks to an official memory card adapter that sony made, but can i upload those saves into my PS account if i suscribe to PS Plus?
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Does the Memory Cards from Ps1 or Ps2 wear out with time like Cartridges?

I have a Ps1, Ps2, PSP and a Ps3, with an adapter (official, made by Sony) I was able to copy my old file saves from my old games into my Ps3, so I can keep them without being erased for long time... ...
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Will my saved games work with a new copy of GTA 5?

I have a PS3 (somewhat of a noob). I lost my DVD of GTA 5 and need to buy a new one. Will my saved games work with a new copy of GTA 5?
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Playstation 3 controllers won't connect or turn on even when connected via cable

All of a sudden both my PS3 controllers won't light up or connect even when directly connected with a cable. I thought it might just be a dead battery but the controller wont' light up or turn on at ...
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How to play Diablo-3 Online PS3

I just got Diablo 3 for PS3 but I cant figure out how to play online or connect to battle.net Are there instructions for this anywhere?
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Can I record with a keyboard on my PS3?

Can I record on my PS3 super slim? If so, can I do it with a keyboard?
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Okami HD camera controls

I started playing Okami HD for PS3, and there is an option to change the camera controls where you can invert the X or Y axis, or both. I tried changing it and then go into the game, but it's still ...
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ps3 controllers not charging after 2 months

Both my dualshock3 controllers are not charging. It's been two months since I last used them as I was relocating. I tried changing the cables, but still, nothing is happening on both. Does anyone have ...
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Playstation 3 fan running loudly on purpose?

My PS3 (CECH-2001A) has been running loudly since I swapped out the stock hard drive for a 1 TB 7200 RPM drive. When I say loudly, it seems that the fan inside the PS3 starts kicking into high gear ...
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What counts towards 100% in Red Dead Redemption?

I played the whole game and I'm at 79%. But I can't find anything else to do, what counts to 100% completion? I found all the places, there aren't any side missions that I'm aware. I'm stuck and I'm ...