Playstation 3

Game consoles and media streaming devices are made to be compatible with consumer network configurations such as your standard home wireless router. These devices do not support WPA2 Enterprise, which is the network type UVM wireless uses. Therefore, they are unable to connect wirelessly on campus. However, game consoles and media devices are able to connect via an Ethernet cable to the data port located in your reshall room. All you need to do is submit a Network Registration Request Form at www.uvm.edu/techteam/playonline.

Below are instructions for finding your Playstation 3’s MAC address.

1. Turn on your Playstation 3 without any disk in the drive.

2. Navigate to the Settings icon (located on the far left), and then press the X button.

3. Select Network Settings with the X button.

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4. Select Settings and Connection Status List with the X button.

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5. Your MAC address will be listed here.  It may have letters and/or numbers and will be in the format 00:00:00:00:00:00.

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Now that you’ve located your Wired MAC address, please include it in your Network Registration Request at www.uvm.edu/techteam/playonline

 

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