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User Info: SkaterUB

SkaterUB
4 years ago#1
So I got a new PS3 and wanted to know how to transfer all content over to the new one. I heard you can just use an ethernet cable to transfer everything. If it's true, how do I go about it?

If not, how else can I do it?
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User Info: Cush1978

Cush1978
4 years ago#2
It's true. Use the Data Transfer Utility found in the System menu.
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User Info: AnonUnknown

AnonUnknown
4 years ago#3
Or get yourself a Plus trial, transfer them to the Cloud, and to the new PS3.
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User Info: Thermador446

Thermador446
4 years ago#4
Come on, at least attempt to look it up.

pity link: http://manuals.playstation.net/document/en/ps3/current/manualindex.html
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User Info: SkaterUB

SkaterUB
4 years ago#5
I keep having the same problem.

It says my PS3 is either off or doesn't have an ethernet cable connected. Both are definitely connected, I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong.
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User Info: SkaterUB

SkaterUB
4 years ago#6
Can somebody give me an alternative
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Rule #1: You can't cure stupid.

User Info: AnonUnknown

AnonUnknown
4 years ago#7
My previous post?
PSN ID: Lance_87 (Now playing: Harmony of Despair)

User Info: Man0nFire_

Man0nFire_
4 years ago#8
1.copy your saves from your old ps3 system to a usb drive
2.sign in your account on your new ps3 (must be online for this to work)
3.copy and paste saves from your usb drive to your new ps3 system.

User Info: SkaterUB

SkaterUB
4 years ago#9
AnonUnknown posted...
My previous post?


I want all of my content transferred. Not just save files.
The Rules of EMS:
Rule #1: You can't cure stupid.

User Info: Cush1978

Cush1978
4 years ago#10
I ran into this problem before. Try a crossover cable.
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