PlayStation Network, often abbreviated as PSN, is an online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service for use with the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, and PlayStation Vita systems.

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Problem with PS3 games sharing

My brother got a PS3 and I want to share my PSN games with him. When I connect on my account and I go on my list of download, when I try to download a game, I got a message telling me that there's ...
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Downloading games to PSVita from other stores than the Japanese

Is it possible to download PSVita games to an imported device without using a Japanese account? That is, before its launched in EU for example.
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PSN Website My Lists Feature Doesn't Work

I've searched for a similar problem and haven't had any luck. So here goes... Signed in to PlayStation US, there is a feature called "My Lists". No matter which combination of filters I use I can't ...
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Is it possible to play using a friend's game pass?

My friend brought Uncharted 3 so that we can play multiplayer, but the game keeps asking me for a game pass (I've logged onto the PSN account on which he redeemed his game pass). Is it console-bound ...
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How do I regain my login bonus after a network error?

After a couple of seasonal or remote races, I sometimes receive a random network error and I am logged out of PSN. When I log back in to PSN, I've lost the percentage bonus for logging in for the ...
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Where can I find my Playstation Plus expiration date?

I have a Playstation Plus account in the US market since july 2010. I purchased a whole year and I believed that it will expire around october 2011 but even today in december the wallet was not ...
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How to check internet speed on PS3?

I have a new very fast internet, however I'm not sure if PS3 supports it (my laptop for example is only able to use 1/3 of the speed). How to check what speed PS3 can use?
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Can I rename my PSN account?

Is it possible to change the online ID associated with my PSN account? If it's possible, how do I go about changing it?
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How to fix error 749 on Gran Turismo 5

A few months ago I posted a question about the "network incompatibility error 717" issue that was plaguing some of our regular racers: How to fix "network incompatibility error 717" on GT5 ...
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How do I reset my Playstation Network password?

After the downtime with Playstation's Network, I seem to be having trouble logging in. The error message is "The sign-in ID (e-email address) or password is incorrect." What is the best way to reset ...
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What is contained in the Dungeon Defenders PlayStation Plus Free DLC?

On the PlayStation Blog's PS Store update for the Dungeon Defenders launch, it specifically cited that, in addition to releasing Dungeon Defenders itself, also available for download would be: ...
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How are the ranking points decided for a win/draw/loss over PES 2012 online quick matches?

Sometimes I win and get 8 points, sometimes I get 10, etc. The worst thing is, sometimes I draw and lose points while the opponent gains some. It was brought to my attention that the teams you've ...
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Can I use a US PlayStation Network card if I live in a different country?

I'm trying to buy some DLC for my games, but since I'm living outside the USA I can't use my credit card to add funds to my PSN wallet. My country was not listed when I created a PlayStation Network ...
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Fate/unlimited codes multiplayer

I was considering getting Fate/unlimited codes off of PSN. I only own a PS3, but I remember hearing that you could play PSP games on your PS3 if gotten through PSN. Since this seems to be a fighting ...
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Why can't I export Rock Band 1 songs to use in Rock Band 3?

I am trying to export Rock Band 1 songs for my PS3 so I can reuse most of the songs in Rock Band 3. I read that the method to do this is installing the update for Rock Band to enable the option ...
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Can I still get my free games from the PSN Welcome Back promotion?

When the PlayStation Network came back online, we could download 2 full games for free. I downloaded Infamous, then decided to wait to download the second one. Do you know if I can still download ...
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How are Gran Turismo online games physically hosted?

A group of my friends have been having regular GT5 evenings using Community > User > My Lounge. We were wondering how games are physically hosted. Are they managed by one of the PlayStations (denoted ...
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Installation error 80029564 on PS3

I have a problem when installing the game Midnight Club Los Angeles: Complete Edition, which is available for a test of 60 minutes via the PlayStationPlus membership. All went well during the ...
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Delete Pixel Junk Racers first version?

I own the game Pixel Junk Racers. I am also the owner of the second version, Pixel Junk Racers: 2nd Lap. Both games are very similar, but 2nd Lap offers some improvements, so I do not play with the ...
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My PS3 suddenly says it has the wrong WPA key [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PS3 keeps saying my WPA key is wrong. My PS3 has been perfectly fine then it suddenly claims I have the wrong WPA key but I know its the right one since my PS3 was fine ...
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How do I determine connection quality on my PS3?

Is there an option or is there a site that will let you rate connection quality and tell you if there is some particular mechanism (like an unavailable port) that is not working? Is there some app at ...
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How do I use the Round weapon in Space Invaders Infinity Gene effectively?

I am having difficulty getting the hang of the Round weapon in Space Invaders Infinity Gene. While the "bullet eating" effect is handy, I'm not sure how best to use it in general because of the way ...
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What are the differences, if any, between Little Big Planet GOTY Edition, and the one in PS3's Welcome Back offer?

I recently purchased LBP GotY edition, just before realizing the game would be available in the Welcome Back offer after the outage in PSN. Before returning the game (which has yet to be delivered) ...
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Would a caching proxy help with PSN?

I've been getting lots of errors, presumably due to the "Welcome Back" offers etc., in Playstation Home (x80710D36), and in the Store (don't remember the code). I'm wondering if anyone has looked at ...
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Can I buy PSN games and DLC without giving Sony my credit card info?

In light of the recent security problems at Sony, I'm very hesitant of giving PSN my credit card info. Is it possible to buy games, DLC, etc. without giving my credit card to PSN?
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If I had a game on disc and I buy it from the Playstation Store, can I use the same data?

I finally got a PS3 recently. I've been trying to catch up on everything I missed, so I bought inFamous a couple of days ago, but now I've discovered that it's free from the PlayStation store. So I ...
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What happens to online saves after PlayStation Plus expiration?

One of the benefits on using PlayStation Plus is online saving of your savegames. I don't plan prolonging my registration to the service. But what will then happen to my save games once I'm no more ...
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Getting a PS3 for Ratchet & Clank Future. What about PSN?

My brother plans to get a PlayStation 3, and I get to play on it. That means I'll finally (!) be able to play the Ratchet & Clank Future series. In the wake of the recent attack on PSN, I'm now ...
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As a PS3 gamer, what can I expect in the aftermath of the PSN security breach and system outage?

I've seen a few vague (very) details from Sony, including the free month of Playstation Plus for existing users, but I don't know exactly what to expect and what I'll get. The last I read the ...
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What Portal 2 functionality is unavailable when the PSN is down?

What Portal 2 functionality is unavailable when the PSN is down? Can Portal 2 owners still play the single player game?
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Is there a way to use Netflix on PS3 without PSN?

When I initially heard of the PSN outage, I thought it would be no big deal for me. After all, I don't play a lot of multiplayer or online games on that system. For that matter, it's been awhile ...
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Is there known PlayStation Network Status page?

Right now my PS3 is having difficulties signing in to the PlayStation Network. Has anyone found an official status page for the PSN?
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What exactly is the chaining rules in Porco in the Sky

I know that chaining is the key to scoring the big points and not getting overwhelmed by numbers in Riff: Everyday Shooter. However I'm having trouble on some of the levels working out exactly how to ...
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Does Sony remove games from the PSN Store?

I just bought the french edition of "Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together". I came with a promotion code for a 50% discount on "Vagrant Story" on the PSN. I did enter the code, and it was accepted ...
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What is the difference between Breath of Fire III for the PSX and for the PSP (or PSPGo)?

I am aware that some games (like the early Final Fantasy titles, Disgaea) which are on PSP (more appropriately, PSN) are later versions with a small amount of extra content. Normally it is fairly ...
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Can a PSP play PSOne Classics from PSN (e.g., Final Fantasy VII)?

I'm thinking about getting a second hand PSP, the original one with UMD Drive. I just noticed that the PSN Store has many PSOne classics (like Final Fantasy VII and IX), but I wonder if that works on ...
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Why aren't certain PS3 games available on the Playstation Store?

I wanted to buy Gran Turismo 5 for my PS3, and I realized it is not available on the Playstation Store. Games can be as cheap as half the price of those in regular retailers, and that's why ...
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Possible to combine 2 accounts on PSN?

Is it possible to combine two accounts on Playstation Network for saved games data, trophies etc.?
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Can I gift a game via the PlayStation Network?

Is it possible to "gift" a game (e.g., Castle Crashers) to someone through the PlayStation Network? I don't have a PS3 but was considering buying Castle Crashers as a gift for a friend so that we ...
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Where can I see all available Playstation 3 avatars?

I'd like to find a better PlayStation Network avatar than the ones that come stock and standard with the PlayStation 3. Where can I go online to find and view all that are available?
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Playstation Network Card by email?

Is there a way to buy a Playstation Network Card and get the code sent by email? I don't want to wait for the snail mail to deliver a simple code that could be easily transferred by email.
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How do I use Assassin's Creed DLC in another profile?

I got some of the DLCs ( bonfires of vanities, etc ) and installed them in one profile, now I can't access them in another profile that I had. What should I do?
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Does Radikal Bikers exists for PS3?

It was a very great arcade involving bikers delivering pizza. Does it exists as a PSN download?
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Fat Princess - Is the story different from the online game mode?

I want to know if the story in Fat Princess is different from the online mode or if it's the same thing with Bots? Is there something new in solo or this is the same?
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Can I put a deleted PSN account on a new PS3?

So when I was living with my roommate he used my ps3 to download rockband songs onto a specific account which I basically let him use for his rockband needs. I recently moved out and once he gets some ...
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Trophy Troubles

I have a question about trophies. A friend of mine won a trophy while using my PSN account, but if I check my trophy collection (on my console) I don't find it. I can only view it if I'm comparing my ...
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Any way to get rid of the DLC nag messages?

I own Fat Princess but, don't have the DLC and don't really want to buy it. This usually isn't a problem but, for some reason while on multi-player games I get a "Buy the DLC" popup every time I ...
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Is there any way to move trophies and save data between accounts in one PS3?

I have two accounts in my PS3, one for playing and another one for use online. I want to move the game saves and trophies from the playing account to the online and get rid of it. Is there any way to ...
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How to use the Playstation shop when it's not available in your region?

While I am a proud PS3 owner, I live in a country where the PSN isn't really available and as a direct result have absolutely no access to the Playstation Shop, unless I create a fake account which ...
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Does anyone have or know of a list of PSN game release dates? [closed]

I'm looking for a list of downloadable games (and content) that is coming out on the PSN. Almost all of the lists I have found are for ALL PS3/PSN/Arcade games and it's hard to separate out the PSN ...