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Aug 14 2010
By: trdavisca Splicer 92 posts
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Having trouble playing online

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Well it only started when I moved but I am still with shaw high speed internet, but whenever I try to play online multiplayer on any game I always have trouble on games such as fat princess, uno, zombie apocolypse, and others I always gets errors saying cannot connect to host or something similar. And for games such as NHL 10 and MLB 10: The Show I always get disconnected from the server like half way through the game. I have no problem connecting to the internet and downloading from the playstation store and going on the internet browser. But lately I've been having an itch to play multiplayer and I just cannot do that. Any ideas on how to fix this?

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Re: Having trouble playing online

Aug 14, 2010

have you setup up port forwading, upnp, or dmz?

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Re: Having trouble playing online

Aug 14, 2010

I am using an ethernet cable and just chose the easy setup. so they should all be set at  automatic, is this a problem? cause it never use to be before I moved.

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Aug 14, 2010

Usually people need to go into their router's homepage usually 192.168.1.1 and enable upnp. if that doesn't work then there are other methods. 

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Aug 14, 2010
ok i'll give it a try
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Aug 14, 2010

ok just reply if you need more help

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Re: Having trouble playing online

Aug 14, 2010

well upnp is already on, is there anything else I can try?

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You could try dmz

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Aug 14, 2010

Yeah still no luck still getting either cannot find any games or cannot connect to host in fat princess all the time just decided to try that as it is suppose to have a large online community

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Aug 14, 2010

Try connecting it directly to your cable modem and see if it works. If it does then it's most likely a port issue.

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