Hey there.

So... you use an ad blocker. That's cool. Sometimes we do too.


But without ad revenue, we wouldn't even be here. And we might not be here much longer.

Please disable your ad blocker and click to continue.

  1. #1
    robotjox Guest

    prevent ps3 from updating

    Hi,

    I want my ps3 to be able to browse my home network etc, but I want to prevent any firmware update. I've entered a bogus dns server in the ps3 internet settings and that seems to do the trick. Is this safe enough or will Sony be able to update my ps3 through other evil means?

    Bonus question: I reckon it would be impossible for me to go online without risking an update, right?

    thanks in advance

  2. #2
    IndyColtsFan84 Guest
    Sony will not automatically update your ps3's firmware. You have to accept the EULA before every firmware update.

    You can go online with firmware 3.41, meaning you will be able use the web browser for browsing the net. You will not be able to go on PSN without updating to 3.42

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Log in