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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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PS3 Final Fantasy XIV: Realm Reborn USED.?

I'm looking to buy a used copy of. FF XIV: Realm Reborn for ps3 but I wanted to know if the game would play or not. I've heard that used MMO games for PC are a very bad idea but is that rule the same ...
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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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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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Is a 500 GB PS3 enough to run Grand Theft Auto 5 on ultra graphics settings?

I will be buying a PlayStation 3. And I want to know if 500 GB is enough to run Grand Theft Auto 5 on Ultra Graphic Settings? I also want to know if 500 GB is a lot for the PS3 and what is the biggest ...
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How do I fix input lag on my new HDTV

I recently purchased a new 55 inch LED HDTV, I hooked my ps3 up to it (HDMI) and now I experiance about a half a second delay when I press a button and the action is preformed on the TV. This never ...
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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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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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How do I transfer DLC Packs from one PS3 to another?

A while ago I got a couple of DLC Map Packs for Black Ops 1. I recenntly by given a new PS3 because the old has trouble spinning a disk. I had someone help me do a save data transfer but it didn't ...
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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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Are there differences between the Wii U and PS3 versions of Lego Marvel Superheroes?

I'm trying to decide what system to buy Lego Marvel Superheroes for, Wii U or PS3. Are there differences between the two versions, such as Wii U Gamepad functionality, platform-exclusive characters ...
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Do downloaded DLC and games transfer from one PS3 to another?

Since I may be switching to another PS3 soon, I was wondering if when you transfer data from one PS3 to another, does that data also include downloaded DLC? I ask because there is some paid DLC along ...
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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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How to repair a malfunctioning button on a PS3 Dualshock controller?

The X button stopped working on one of my PS3 controllers. It's hardly through abuse, the controller isn't a year old and I don't play a lot. The button doesn't stick, it presses like the others, ...
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How to play Multiplayer in Little Big Planet 2

I have completed 5 levels of Little Big Planet 2, but I can't seem to access any items on the pod menu except story. I also cannot accept any invitations from friends. Is there something I need to ...
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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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how can I gameshare on ps3? [closed]

Ok I know you can game share a download with a friend by giving him your ps3 account but can you have more than one friend on one account but game sharing different downloads. For example lets say I ...
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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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What happen play gta online on ps3 with ps4 acc

What happen play gta online on ps3 with ps4 account? It create new charecter? Or load my ps4 character?
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How am I supposed to defeat Iblis (Silver's Story)?

This boss is extremely difficult. I know how to catch the huge fireball, but when I counter-attack with the huge fireball and he does the waves of flames, he destroys the entire foothold. When I ...
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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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Not able to select DLC - Workaround?

I can't get my DLC to work. I have the season pass that I purchased about 2 months ago but its not showing up in my quests section. On the start screen I keep trying to selct DLC but its telling me ...
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Lag on PS3 with good network speed

I've my PS3 (60GB-model) connected with Wi-fi to my network with ~12Mbps down and ~3.5Mbps. Though all games (GTA Online most recently) keep lagging and I don't think that should be a problem with ...
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My DualShock 3's L1 button stopped working. Can I fix it without soldering?

On one of my DualShock 3s the L1 has stopped responding. It "feels" OK, presses normally, and from taking the back cover off looks like the rubber pad is being pressed, so I assume the problem lies ...
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Is there a solution to the extreme lag of Sonic 2006 on PS3?

Is there any way to make the Sonic the Hedgehog game run smooth enough for decent play on the PS3? It's unbearable, I've almost thrown the game out the window here. Every time a little bit of shadow ...
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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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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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My PS3 won't stay turned on

I just tried to turn on my PS3 and for some reason when I turned it on, it automatically turns back off, I have tried to turn it on 4 times now and it is doing the same thing. Note: while I was ...
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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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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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Capcom vs SNK 2 custom grooves not selectable.

I recently downloaded Capcom vs SNK 2 on my PS3. I unlocked custom groves and was able to use them, but forgot to save. Now I've unlocked groove edit mode, but when I go to any game mode I cannot ...
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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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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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What do I earn for playing on Hard or more?

I just got the Berserker title, which requires 256+ battles at least on Hard Battle Rank. Is there a reward at all I can benefit from for battling on anything but Normal? Even some simple field ...
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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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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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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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How reliable is reballing a 60GB PS3?

My 60GB launch PS3 has finally given me a yellow light of death. Luckily I married into a second PS3 over a year ago (phew!), but my wife's Slim has neither most of my saved games nor can it play our ...
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What can I do to earn experience faster in Bad Company 2?

I currently own Battlefield: Bad Company 2 on my PS3, and was just getting started on the game. It seems that between each level there is a HUGE experience gap, making leveling very difficult. I'd ...
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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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Change language in Fifa '08

I'd like to change the language of the commentators in Fifa '08. Is there any way to do this? The language was set when I first launched the game, but I don't know how to change it now.
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Just Cause 2 reboots PS3 when launched

Whenever I launch Just Cause 2 it reboots my PS3. I have tried Ejecting and cleaning the disk. Deleting game data Has anyone else come across this and knows how to fix it?
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Reusing/Recycling Hard Disk space on PS3

I was thinking about buying a Playstation 3 for myself, but got confused with the HD spaces. I read some questions on Gaming SE and they suggest that using something as big as 500 is more than ...
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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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Is there a way to overcome the bug in “A New Source of Stalhrim” in PS3?

I can't start the quest "A New Source of Stalhrim" by talking to Deor Woodcutter (instead of giving me the quest he just says general things). The Unnoficial Elder Scroll Pages states that it's a bug ...
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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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How do I activate a killstreak reward?

During the online play in CoD: Ghosts, after getting a killstreak reward which button should I press to activate that reward?
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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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Where are the ancient artifacts in Eufloria?

The Playstation 3 version of Eufloria adds "ancient artifacts" to some asteroids, which you must zoom in to find. Are these artifacts on fixed asteroids in fixed levels, or are they randomly ...
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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 ...