1. FireGrey

    OP FireGrey Undercover Admin
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2010
    Messages:
    3,921
    Country:
    Step 1: Get hamachi
    Step 2: Join/Create a netwrok
    Step 3: Connect PS3 to Computer.
    Step 4. Chnage PS3 settings blak blah blah
    Step 5. Select LAN on a game

    Will this work?
     
  2. Zorua

    Zorua Newbie

    PSN is down, so I don't think this would work.
     
  3. FireGrey

    OP FireGrey Undercover Admin
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2010
    Messages:
    3,921
    Country:
    But LAN doesn't involve PSN
     
  4. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer
    Reporter

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2005
    Messages:
    33,453
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    The PS3 does not have that much in the way of LAN compatible games- http://www.co-optimus.com/system.php?id=2&...p;direction=ASC

    Equally I do not know if there are any ping checks similar to the 360 and if they exist whether they have been patched out by any custom firmwares.

    Anyhow assuming there are no checks and you have proper VPN software (hamachi is not really that good for this sort of thing as it has some odd ideas) set up correctly (that is to say VPN software that allows connections behind your firewall and if that sentence does not set of warning bells I suggest a bit of reading on networks in general) it should work. Worst case scenario you have to block all the PS3s from the internet and go local network only (VPN makes it so it appears you are all on the same network).
     
  5. leeday100196

    leeday100196 GBAtemp's Official Infernape™
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2010
    Messages:
    621
    Country:
    2 words: BE PATIENT, the rest of us are...
     
  6. sergster1

    sergster1 GBAtemp Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2009
    Messages:
    472
    Country:
    United States
    If you wanna go online with the ps3 so bad search xlink kai
     
  7. Squirps

    Squirps Official Squirps of GBATemp.net™
    Member

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2009
    Messages:
    227
    Country:
    United States
    I tried that very recently and attempted to install it---thing is, Norton detected it having several viruses hidden inside, and it automatically deleted it. O-o

    EDIT: Actually, I may have actually downloaded it from a place that was not the official website, but I'm not sure...can anyone confirm this? [​IMG]
     
  8. jazvdb

    jazvdb GBAtemp Advanced Fan
    Member

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2009
    Messages:
    835
    Country:
    United States
    well you guys dont have to worry coz PSN is finally back up
     
  9. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer
    Reporter

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2005
    Messages:
    33,453
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Maybe jazvdb but such methods are always worth exploring- especially if Sony have done a half decent job this time and managed to reduce the network ability of hacked consoles.

    Equally it can lead to other nice things one would not usually go in for on the official network.

    @aguyyyy [insert jibe at norton] but either way xlink kai has been around for many years now and although lacking some options seen in the higher end VPN methods/programs it does the job for playing games most of the time and has a deservedly good reputation.
     
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Hide similar threads Similar threads with keywords - online,