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Jun 25 2011
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Redeem Codes not working

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Every time I try and input the 12 digit code, it says code is invalid. Even though it should be working. Whats up with that.

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Re: Redeem Codes not working

Jun 25, 2011

marche4life wrote:

Every time I try and input the 12 digit code, it says code is invalid. Even though it should be working. Whats up with that.

Is this the code you got from the spam e-mail?

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Jun 25, 2011

No...

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Jun 25, 2011

Then are you sure you're inputting it correctly? Did the store where you purchased the card activate it?

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Jun 25, 2011

Yes activated but says invalid.

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Jun 25, 2011

Then you must be putting it in wrong. 8s and Bs look similar as well as 0s & Os. Look carefully and keep trying.

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Jun 26, 2011

I have the same issue. PIN entered correctly but I get a message saying the number is no longer valid. Took the card back to BestBuy and got another one but I'm getting the same issue again. And now to top it all off I'm getting an error code 80023156 (too many attemps, come back in 24 hrs). WTF ! What did you expect me to do ? Just give up ?

This is a new account and we are not off to a good start my dear friends at Sony.

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