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How to connect a Sony PlayStation 3 PS3

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Last updated: 03 Feb, 2017
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1.  To Locate the MAC address of a Sony PlayStation 3

a. Settings
b. System Settings
c. System Information
d. View information on the PS3 system. You can check information such as system software version, MAC address, current IP address, and remaining hard disk capacity.

2. Login to your account here (myaccount.pavlovmedia.net).

3. Register your MAC address by clicking "Activate a new device."

4. Connect one end of an Ethernet cable to the wall jack in your bedroom.

5. Connect the other end of the Ethernet cable to the Sony PlayStation 3.

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If you find you are getting an error then there is likely an issue with the MAC address, which usually results from the Playstation not being correctly activated on your account.

To further troubleshoot the wired connection, please see the troubleshooting article from Playstation.com.

If you still have an issue you may need to get a router. Please see How to Connect a Router.

If you need to connect via a wireless connection, see the Easy Setup article from  Playstation.com.

If you are still having a problem making a wireless connection, see the troubleshooting article from Playstation.com.

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