PlayStation Knowledge Center
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The following two tutorials will help connect the PlayStation®3 to the Internet. First, you will need to make sure that the PlayStation 3 is connected properly to your networking equipment (i.e., modem, router, etc.), or that your networking equipment is configured for a wireless (WiFi) connection. Then you will need to configure the networking settings within the PS3.
If you are unable to view the information in the flash tutorial below, you can click on the type of connection below for a text version to learn how to connect your PS3 system online.
- Wireless Connection (Easy Setup)
- Wireless Connection (Custom Setup)
- Wired Connection (Easy Setup)
- Wired Connection (Custom Setup)
Click below for a walkthrough on connecting your PlayStation 3 to your networking equipment (modem and/or router).
Printable Instructions (PDF)