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How to Change DNS Settings on a PlayStation 3
Learn how to change the DNS settings on your PlayStation 3 to boost your internet speed, increase privacy or for troubleshooting purposes.
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How to Change DNS Settings on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to change the DNS settings on your PlayStation 4 to boost your internet speed, increase privacy or for troubleshooting purposes.
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How to Change NAT Type on PlayStation 4
Get help fixing NAT Type issues with your Sony PlayStation 4 gaming console if you can't join or host multiplayer games, or have issues with voice chat.
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How to Check Connection on PlayStation 3
Check the connection status and perform an internet speed test on your PlayStation 3 by going into the Network submenu under Settings.
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How to Check Connection on PlayStation 4
Check the connection status and perform an internet speed test on your PlayStation 4 by going into the Network submenu under Settings.
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How to Connect PlayStation 3 to WiFi
Connect your PlayStation 3 to the wireless network at your home, office or anywhere, even if you don't know your WiFi credentials.
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How to Connect PlayStation 4 to WiFi
Learn how to connect your PlayStation 4 to WiFi and what you can do if you've lost the WiFi credentials or are having connection issues.
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How to Fix a PlayStation 4 that Randomly Powers Off
We'll show you how to fix a PlayStation 4 that is randomly turning off by checking power functions, heat, and seeing if there is corruption.
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How to Fix Apps on a PlayStation 3
Your PlayStation 3 let's you download and install games and apps. When those apps don't work properly you may need to reinstall them.
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How to Fix Apps on a PlayStation 4
Your PlayStation 4 let's you download and install games and apps. When those apps don't work properly you may need to reinstall them.
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How to Fix Bluetooth Accessories on a PlayStation 3
Quickly resolve various Bluetooth issues and get your PlayStation 3 and other devices paired up again.
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How to Fix Bluetooth Accessories on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to quickly resolve Bluetooth issues with your PlayStation 4 and get it reconnected to your other devices.
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How to Fix Disc Reading Issues on a PlayStation 4
Fix errors and other symptoms related to your PlayStation 4 being unable to read game or media discs.
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How to Fix DLC Problems on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to restore licenses and check space on your PlayStation 4 to fix problems with Downloadable Content.
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How to Fix Freezing on PlayStation 4
Learn the common causes and how to fix the reasons your PlayStation 4 game console may freeze or crash.
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How to Fix Game Install Issues on a PlayStation 3
Whether you're using a disc or downloaded your game from the Online Store we can show you how to fix issues with installing games on your PlayStation 3.
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How to Fix Game Install Issues on a PlayStation 4
Whether you're using a disc or downloaded your game from the Online Store we can show you how to fix issues with installing games on your PlayStation 4.
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How to Fix Issues with Netflix On a PlayStation 3
Learn how to resolve common issues with Netflix on your PlayStation 3 so you can get back to streaming.
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How to Fix Issues with Netflix On a PlayStation 4
Learn how to resolve common issues with Netflix on your PlayStation 4 so you can get back to streaming.
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How to Fix Issues with PlayStation Network (PSN)
Learn how to troubleshoot and to determine if a PlayStation network (PSN) issue is on your end, and how to fix it.
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How to Fix Issues with the PlayStation App
Learn how to resolve common issues you may encounter with the PlayStation App on your phone or tablet such as the app not launching or working.
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How to Fix Issues with the PlayStation Move on a PS4
Repair issues that can cause your PlayStation Move to not work the way it should with your PlayStation 4.
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How to Fix PlayStation 3 Not Starting After Update
If you're having trouble getting your PlayStation 3 to turn on after an update, your PS3's operating system could be corrupted.
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How to Fix PlayStation 4 Not Starting After Update
If your PlayStation 4 fails to start after an update then you'll have to factory reset your system as the operating system has corrupted.
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How to Fix Problems Updating the PlayStation 3
Your PlayStation 3 may fail to update if you aren't connected to the internet, your settings are incorrect, or there is an issue with the software download.
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How to Fix Problems Updating the PlayStation 4
Your PlayStation 4 may fail an update if you aren't connected to the internet, your settings are incorrect, or there is an issue with the software.
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How to Fix Sound Issues on a PlayStation 3
If you get distorted sound or no sound from your PlayStation 3, this guide may help you fix that issue.
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How to Fix Sound Issues on a PlayStation 4
If you get no sound or the sound you get is too low or too high from your PlayStation 4, this guide may help you fix that issue.
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How to Fix Update Issues on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to troubleshoot problems you may have with your PlayStation 4 if its update doesn't go quite right.
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How to Fix USB Storage Detection on a PlayStation 4
If your PlayStation 4 won't detect a new USB drive or one you've used before, this guide may help fix this issue.
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How to Fix Video Issues on a PlayStation 3
Fix video issues with your PlayStation 3 such as getting a blank screen or picture showing incorrectly.
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How to Fix Video Issues on a PlayStation 4
Fix video issues with your PlayStation 4 such as getting a blank screen or picture showing incorrectly.
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How to Free Up Storage Drive Space on PlayStation 4
Learn to free up space on your Sony PlayStation 4 game console, to make room for larger games, or clean up games you don't play anymore.
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How to Interpret the Lights on a PlayStation 4
The lights on your PlayStation 4 can provide helpful information about what it's doing or what it needs.
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How to Link a PlayStation 4 to Social Media
PlayStation 4 offers multiple ways to share your gameplay and memorable moments by connecting to your Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook accounts.
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How to Manage User Profiles on a PlayStation 3
Learn how to create and delete local offline user profiles and create your online PSN Account on a PlayStation 3.
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How to Manage User Profiles on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to create and delete local offline user profiles and create your online PSN Account on a PlayStation 4.
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How to Manually Eject a Stuck Disc from a PS4
Learn what steps to take to help you safely retrieve a stuck disc from your PlayStation 4, without damaging your system.
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How to Pair Bluetooth Devices to a PlayStation 3
Learn how to pair your PlayStation 3 with Bluetooth-enabled devices such as phones, mice or keyboards.
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How to Pair Bluetooth Devices to a PlayStation 4
Learn how to pair your PlayStation 4 with Bluetooth-enabled devices such as phones, mice or keyboards.
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How to Play Music on a PlayStation 3
Learn how to play music discs, listen to Spotify, or connect an external drive to your PS3 to enjoy all your favorite music.
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How to Play Music on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to play music on a PS4 console using the Media Player, the Spotify app, or the USB music player app.
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How to Restore Default Settings on a PlayStation 3
Restore your PlayStation 3 to a factory-fresh state for troubleshooting purposes, to prepare to give it away, or other reasons.
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How to Restore Default Settings on a PlayStation 4
Restore your PlayStation 4 to a factory-fresh state for troubleshooting purposes, to prepare to give it away, or other reasons.
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How to Set Up a PlayStation 3
This guide will take you through unboxing and first time setup of your PlayStation 3, along with along with first time account creations.
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How to Set Up a PlayStation 4
This guide will take you through unboxing and first time setup of your PlayStation 4, along with along with first time account creations.
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How to Set Up Parental Controls on a PlayStation 3
Parental controls are tools that allow parents to set limits on their child's use of a device. Learn how to manage parental controls for your PlayStation 3.
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How to Set Up Parental Controls on a PlayStation 4
Parental controls are tools that allow parents to set limits on their child's use of a device. Learn how to manage parental controls for your PlayStation 4.
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How to Set Up Peripherals for PlayStation 3
Learn to connect controllers, keypads, remotes, motion controllers, light guns, headsets, and other devices to your PlayStation 3.
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How to Set Up Peripherals for PlayStation 4
Learn to connect controllers, remotes, wired and wireles headsets, and other devices to your PlayStation 4.
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How to Share PlayStation 4 Video Clips to Facebook
The Sony PlayStation 4 used to have a feature that allowed you to upload your favorite gaming video clips to Facebook but is no longer available.
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How to Share PlayStation 4 Video Clips to Twitter
Learn how to upload your favorite video clips captured with your PlayStation 4 to Twitter using the Share button on your controller.
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How to Share PlayStation 4 Video Clips to YouTube
Learn how to upload your favorite video clips captured with your PlayStation 4 to YouTube using the Share button on your controller.
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How to Share PS4 Screenshots to Facebook or Twitter
Learn how to use the share button on your PlayStation 4 controller to share the images you've captured on your console with your friends on Facebook & Twitter.
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How to Update a PlayStation 3
Learn how to configure and get updates for your PlayStation 3 to have the best performance, security, and features.
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How to Update a PlayStation 4
Learn how to configure and get updates for your PlayStation 4 to have the best performance, security, and features.
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How to Use a PlayStation 3
Learn the basic controls, how to pair a controller, use apps, and play games with your PlayStation 3 game console.
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How to Use Apps on a PlayStation 4
Learn how to install, delete, open, pin, unpin and snap apps or games on the PlayStation 4 gaming console.
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How to Use PlayStation 3 Controllers
Use this guide to learn how to connect your DualShock 3 controller to your PlayStation 3, and get an overview of its button layout.
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How to Use PlayStation 4 Controllers
Use this guide to learn how to connect your DualShock 4 controller to your PlayStation 4, and get an overview of its button layout.
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Live Stream Video from PlayStation 4 to Twitch
The PlayStation 4 offers multiple ways to share your gameplay experience. Get help setting up your Twitch account and streaming live video.
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Live Stream Video from PlayStation 4 to YouTube
The PlayStation 4 offers multiple ways to share your gameplay experience. Get help linking your YouTube account and streaming live video.
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