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Playstation3 - Connecting to a Wireless Connection

Playstation3 - Connecting to a Wireless Connection

This guide will help you configure your Playstation3 to connect to a wireless router or access point.

  1. To begin you will need to have your Playsation 3 turned on and at the main home screen. You will then need to go to the Settings option in the menu and then down to Network Settings.



  2. Within Network Settings, please press the X button to select Internet Connection Settings. At the prompt for an Ethernet cable, please click on OK to continue.



  3. Now you will be asked to select a setting method, here you can just select Easy.



  4. At the next window, you will want to select Wireless.



  5. In the WLAN Settings, you will want to select Scan to find your wireless network. You will then want to select your network and press the X button.



  6. Once you have selected your network, it will ask you if you want to change the SSID. Just use the right button to continue.



  7. Next you will want to select your WLAN Security Setting, for most users it should be WPA/WPA2. You will want to select your security type and press the X button to continue.



  8. Now you will want to enter your security key by pressing the X button. Once you have entered your key, use the right button to continue on to the next screen.



  9. Now you will be at the Settings List, if all the settings are correct press the X button to continue and save the settings. You will then want to run the Test Connection at the next window to verify that you are connected to the network.