Questions tagged [ps3]

a 2006 disk and download-based video game console by Sony. Use this tag for questions about the PlayStation 3 operating system or hardware, or a game feature truly unique to the PS3.

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is possible install wizwiki store on ps3 without update firmware?

I want install wizwiki store on my ps3 but not update my firmware, is it possible? I want install wizwiki but I want my ps3 origina. I really don't know if I should.
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Can I use downloaded games from my PS3 on PS4?

Please let me know because I just got a PS4 but can't open it until Christmas and when I open it I wanna log in with my account and play Minecraft.
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Plz Help me with this PS3 problem [closed]

Plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz HELP ME !!!! I have a jailbroken ps3 on uoutube I saw a viseo 'How to go online ona jailbroken ps3' so in downloaded PSN patch and SEN enabler and installed it on my ps3 when I ...
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On Minecraft PS3 can I set up a game that either of my daughters can access without split screen?

I suspect this is a simple question but I want to set up a game that either of my daughters can access on my PS3 but which, when there's only one of them playing, doesn't split the screen and require ...
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I downloaded PS3 Minecraft maps, put them on my PS3 but they don't show on the game. What do I do?

I Download The Maps Off A Website And Put The In The Saved Data Utility (PS3) Folder But The Maps Didn't Show On The Game.
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Can I use a PC hard disk drive for my PS3?

I have a 12 GB super slim play station 3, when I bought it I thought that 12 GB would be enough for few games but it's actually not once I tried it. I was wondering if I could connect a PC hard disk ...
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Is it possible to play Metal Gear Solid 4 on Playstation 4?

I got the disc of Metal Gear Solid 4 from a friend. I know that it is not possible to play PS3 discs on PS4. However, to my surprise, I also saw that Metal Gear Solid 4 is not available on PS Now, nor ...
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Black Ops 1 is not saving my multiplayer stuff

I was playing Black Ops on the ps3 and it hasn't saved my progress it just reset everything and I got a few lvls and exited and went back and there was nothing. if anyone knows why this is happening ...
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Ps4 controller won't connect again to PS3 with cable or wireless

My PS4 controllers used to connect to my PS3 normally, however they will no longer connect via cable or wireless. I have tried resetting the controllers, and using different USB cables. I don't know ...
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How do you share game data between users?

I have LittleBigPlanet and Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare. I've completed LBP so now I'm playing Garden Warfare and it says I can't play. Long story short, I need to change the age restrictions I ...
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PS3 and PS4 switch [duplicate]

If I have PS3 and I have gta online on it and I use same PSN ID on PS4 will I still have same gta online account? Thank you for answer
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Can I use any USB flash drive to install firmware updates on a PS3?

I want to install PS3UPDAT.PUP on my new PS3 hard drive, I wanted to find out if I can use any USB flash drive for installation? Last time I used a Kingston USB flash drive and the console couldn't ...
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Official PS3 Controller Keyboard as input device to PC

Is it possible to use my official PS3 Controller Keyboard (you know, the one that attaches on top of the PS3 Controller) to my Windows 7 PC? It would be nice to have functionality like touch ...
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PS3 account sharing save data

Hey my buddy got "The Last of us" in his PS3 bundle and I got hooked on it for about 7 hours, He let me borrow the game, now when I tried taking the save copy over to my system it says I can't save ...
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PS3 Error 8002F2F0

I have a Sony PS3 Slim, CECH-2004A, and after formatting the hard drive I got the error 8002F2F0. I can enter on Safe Mode and re-format (Restore PS system, Restore File System, Etc ) the hard drive ...
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when I put my PS3 on the fan make a loud noise and with in a seconds it will go off

After cleaning my PS3 super slim when I switch it on the fan will just make a loud noise and go off with in a seconds. Before I cleaned it, it was working perfectly but after cleaning it begin to ...
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Fallout 3 Trouble on the Homefront trophy isn't unlocking

I finished the Trouble on the Homefront quest but the trophy hasn't unlocked. Is it a glitch? Do I have to finish the quest in a certain way to unlock the trophy? I don't have any DLCs installed.
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Can the PS3 read any other filesystem than FAT32 for external drives?

I'm reformatting my biggest USB hard drive today. It seems like filesystem support for gaming systems is kind of in a bad place right now -- it looks like both the PS3 and the 360 both only support ...
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ps3 account data on ps4

hey I logged into my ps3 account on my ps4 and my data transferred over. Does this work for all ps3 and ps4 compatible games or did it just glitch. I want to try it with another game but I just ...
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Skyrim mods for the PS3?

Is it possible to get mods for Skyrim on a PS3 console? I haven't tried any and didn't know they even existed.
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Playing with the PS3 without Hard Drive.

Is it possible to play with the PS3 without the Hard Drive? I mean, like having and usb drive with the OS and some saves from the games? My Hard Drive is dying, I think, and I want to know if this is ...
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How to remove psn account from ps3 [duplicate]

When I got the ps3 I had a different psn account then I do on my ps4. I want to remove the psn account from my ps3, but since I had loads of trophies(achievements) that I got before a psn account was ...
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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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Can you get round games that won’t load a save as you have copied them to new user? [duplicate]

Games that won’t load a save on ps3 after you have copied them to a new user - is there a way around or can you only ever load that save on the original user?
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Are “remastered” PS3 Tekken games available in PS store only?

I have recently come across PSone classic edition of Tekken 1 and Tekken 2 games in PS store for PS3, however it looks like they are available in US region only. After googling a little I found that ...
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PS3 Slim HDMI-CEC stopped working

I have a PS3 and a Panasonic TV with Viera Link connected. I used to be able to turn the TV on and off using the PS3. This feature stopped working however after I recently unplugged all the HDMI ...
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My PS3 controller won't sync after resetting

Backstory. I was in the middle of playing a game when the PS3 no longer responded to my controller. The lights on my controller were still on. I've seen this happen before, so I reset the controller ...
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How to change resolution of PS3

When I play using PS3 on my old simple TV because of the high or low resolution it does not appear clearly. How do I change the resolution of PS3 to achieve a clearer display?
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Is there a way I can crouch in Assassin's 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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How to use a keyboard while playing a game on PS3 or how to play a game while the X button is not working?

The 'X' button on my PS3 remote is not working. Is there any way that I can use something to replicate it? I don't know much about the PS3, but is there any way to replicate the Bluetooth frequency of ...
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Can I use a PS4 Playstation Move controller on a PS3?

A friend gifted me a game and I don't have a move controller. I tried to buy one, but they told me that the move controller for ps3 is out of production now. Can I use a PS4 Playstation Move ...
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Can COD 3 be played cross-platform between PS3 and PS4?

I have a PS3 and want to play with and or against my buddy who has a PS4. Does this matter having different machines? It's all the same network, right?
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Solution to gameplay freezing in Uncharted: Drake's Fortune on PS3 Slim?

I've recently picked up Uncharted: Drake's Fortune from the Amazon "bargain bin" and have been playing through it. Quite a fun game, actually, but I've only managed to get to Chapter 10 ("The Customs ...
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Selling my ps3; is there a way to leave the digital purchases on the console but without use my PSN account?

I was planning to dismiss my ps3; although I have about 10 games that are digital only; that I did purchase on the PSN store. Since they are tied to my account, this means that I cannot leave the ...
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Is my PSN account definitely lost?

I created my PSN account many years ago, approximately 2008 when I was 12. And now that we have to stay at home for COVID-19, I wanted to log into it. Unfortunately, I couldn't remember my password (...
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Why won't my PS3 recognize any of my controllers?

Few days ago my PS3 decided to stop recognizing my controllers. When I press the PS Button, nothing happens, regardless of whether or not DualShock is connected through a USB cable or Bluetooth. I've ...
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Eagle Eye Mouse and Keyboard Converter for Multiple Players?

The Eagle Eye can be used to add mouse and keyboard support to your PS3. I want to know if it is possible to hook up multiple Eagle Eyes to ones PS3 so that multiple players can benefit from mouse and ...
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PS3 | Updated to version 4.85 issue

My PS3 is Super Slim. So I just updated my PS3 to 4.85 which was working well before I updated it. I ticked the box "Turn off PS3 after software installation" and I let the PS3 update do its thing. ...
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PSN plus: Once games are free, are they free forever? [duplicate]

I know that with the Playstation plus membership, they will away free games every month and giving away different games every month. So, I were to get a free game, then a month later, that same game ...
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What happens to free games obtained through PlayStation Plus after it expires?

I bought a three months membership for PlayStation Plus some time ago. This membership has already expired. While it was active, I got the classic PSOne Resident Evil titles for free. Will I be able ...
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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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Logitech G29 on the PS3

I am considering buying a Logitech G29 racing wheel. It's a great wheel but unfortunately, the stick shift does not work on the PS3. I want my steering wheel to be universal, in other words, to play ...
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Is it possible to back-up a PS3 on an Internal HardDrive?

I am wondering if it is possible to back up a PS3 HardDrive onto an Internal Drive instead of an External Drive? I have a 500Gb Internal Harddrive which I took out from my old laptop and connected to ...
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How do I provide update data to my Playstation 3?

I bought a new PS3 Slim and when I powered it up it said "System cannot run correctly" and that I need to connect to a storage media that contains update data of version 4.81 or later. I don't know ...
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How do you turn on Hellhounds in Call Of Duty Black Ops 2?

I have COD: Black Ops 2, and love the zombie map Town. But then I read that you could turn on Hellhounds. How do you do that?
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My playstation 3 slim freezing almost frequently

My ps3 freezes such that the power button doesn't even work unless you unplug the power source. What can I do to rectify the situation? The console does every time I'm loading into a game.
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Can you charge the PS3 wireless controller over regular USB?

I normally charge the PS3 controller by connecting it to the PS3 while its idling, but I guess it's much easier to charge it through my PCs USB port. Would this work?
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Can I use a PS4 controller on a PS3?

I have a PS4, but I am going to my cousin's place and he has a PS3. Will my controller will be compatible with his PS3 console?
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Playing online with same PSN on PS3 and PS4

I have a PS3 and a PS4 with the same PSN account. Given from the information released by Sony with one PSN account I can have up to two PS3s and one PS4. Am I able to play online simultaneously with ...
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I tried it turn it on and it came on and beeped 3 times and turned off the light was green and turned to yellow [closed]

Ps3 is turning off and beeping 3 times win I try to turn it on, and the light is green and turns to yellow why?

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