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I want to know if it's possible for a PS3 to be connected to the internet via a VPN?

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  • What kind of VPN? A bridged or routed?
    – Krazer
    Jan 1 '12 at 5:33
  • The simple answer is yes, but you need to expand on the detail in your question. I'd recommend a migrate to superuser as this is offtopic here.
    – Rory Alsop
    Jan 1 '12 at 12:12
  • @Krazer a routed one i suppose. But i don't know how to proceed with this. Jan 1 '12 at 13:00
  • @Rory Questions about the operation of game consoles are considered on-topic here, actually.
    – Mana
    Jan 1 '12 at 14:47
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    @CharmingPrince If you get a crossover cable, connect it to a computer or laptop and PS3. You should be able to shat the connection with you PS3. Take a look at this: windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/…
    – Krazer
    Jan 1 '12 at 21:33
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If you get a crossover cable and connect your PS3 to a computer or laptop. You should be able to share the connection with your PS3.

Here is a guide on how to enable Internet Connection Sharing on your Windows computer.

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    These days, the vast majority of network ports will auto-detect and auto-negotiate crossover; you might not even need the special cable. It's worth trying with a normal Ethernet cable, since it'll take like five minutes and probably won't fry anything.
    – Tacroy
    Jan 31 '12 at 22:48
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    Not probably. 100% sure is not going to fry anything :) May 24 '13 at 13:46

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