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126w ago - French PlayStation 3 developer VSPROD contacted us to announce he has recently made available a Netflix PS3 CFW 3.55 PKG install port from the latest version with details below.

Download: Netflix for PS3 CFW 3.55 PKG Install by VSPROD / Netflix for PS3 CFW 3.55 PKG Install by VSPROD (Mirror)

Those who attempt to use this, be aware that Sony has recently been on a PS3 ban wave so it is definitely risky to try unless you don't mind going through the hassle of unbanning your PS3 console from PSN or trying the new PS_Unban v0.1 App of course.

Below is a rough translation, as follows: Hi, I just want to let you know That I have made a Netflix for PS3 CFW 3.55.. Last version.. PKG install. You have to delete Netflix before with the Triangle option and then delete the folder Npup00030 and ""_cache. Before launching Netflix you have to start multiMAN and then exit after.. You have to do this each Time you reboot or shutdown the PS3.. Maybe i will fix That later..

P.S. You have to have PSN/SEN Enabler or something that give you a PSN connection hope I made a couple of people happy..

Because Netflix is encrypted with keys 4.10, it should run smoothly on CFW 4.x. So CFW 3.55 are once again left aside ... Netflix can not run before because it required a 3.6 and now OFW 4.10 + PSN connection.

I have the latest version then re-encrypted for full CFW 3.55 and I have also made ​​a PKG for easy installation So now Netflix can run without problem... To use it you need an account or you can fill out the registration form which will give you 30 days free trial.

Netflix should finally arrive in Europe in 2013... It is already available since 2009 for Canada / U.S. / and others... For those who like movies or TV series with Netflix you can choose what you want to watch in HD or SD and the equivalent of 7 euros per month. I hope they keep the price as low for you... For those of France I will make a version 3.55 when Netflix will be available to you.

I tested everything on Rebug 3.55.3 and no problems... Here are the steps to follow:

0. First and foremost you need access to the PSN with the tool of your choice... You can install PSN / SEN Enabler Disabler that will give you access and the console also spoofer 4.31. If you want to install new CFW 3.55 I recommend that you install the Rebug CFW 3.55.3 there a way to spoof the console... 4.31.

1. You must delete all data from Netflix Console For U.S. / CA / UK. (For consoles in Europe (France) Netflix does not seem to be present by default, but it is still advisable to check if the file is present...) As Netflix itself. Netflix to Triangle and then delete.

Now to be sure that Netflix is really deleted you must open MultiMAN and go to the file manager, you then go dev_hdd0/GAME / you will now find and delete the folder and the folder NPUP00030 NPUP00030_CACHE. Note that it is possible to install my version above, but it could cause errors if an older version of Netflix was already installed.

2. Install the PKG 01_NetFliX_for355_VSPROD.pkg (linked above).

3. Stage REQUIRED to do each reboot or shutdown the console. MultiMAN You must start and wait until it is completely loaded... Once MultiMAN is open you can close it with the option to leave and return to the XMB.

4. You can now launch Netflix in the Video section of the XMB.





Netflix can watch films or other streaming on demand for years to U.S., Canada and other in SD and HD. Netflix was not available in France because of a certain law to know that VOD was unable to provide a film less than three years after its theatrical release.

Constraint that could be diverted by Canal +, American films are not subject to the same... Netflix is the most popular service and will probably start 2013 in France, between January and March or maybe at the end of the year.


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#23 - hewlett123 - 239w ago
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I know the disk thing was because their original deal with MS (XBOX) stipulated for some time (I think one year) they had exclusive rights to a on menu netflix system. So the Wii and PS3 had to have a disk.

Since the wii and ps3 went disk-less at the same time I'm guessing they were itching to leave that paradigm. Furthermore this only helped sony because the more shit that has to go through the PSN the more they force people to update. It's a very win win for sony.

Everyone can argue that Sony is being asshats about this but from a business perspective this is a pure win situation. They would be stupid not to do.

#22 - xxx big xxx - 239w ago
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I like it. I hated having to keep that disc near by.

#21 - Bishoff - 239w ago
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This is even more fuel to hack the crap out of this console. Keep taking away features Sony... we'll just keep opening up the system for everyone to hack it even easier and not give u a cent more on software sales.

#20 - hewlett123 - 239w ago
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Thanks for the heads up, I'll see about getting the package and begin working on it.

I'm too new to this but heck it'll be something to do.

#19 - greyduck - 239w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by hewlett123 View Post
I haven't JB my PS3 yet but I am at 3.15. Does anyone know if it's possible to download the pkg of netflix outside of the PSN and run it? Does it need to be activated?


You can download and install the pkg file without psn but when you try to run the app it gives you a message that you need to be on 3.42. The pkg needs to be modified somehow to remove this requirement.

#18 - hewlett123 - 239w ago
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I haven't JB my PS3 yet but I am at 3.15. Does anyone know if it's possible to download the pkg of netflix outside of the PSN and run it? Does it need to be activated?

#17 - bitsbubba - 240w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by Bleeding Gums View Post
Well I finally got a chance to actually see the Netflix message when you load from the disc (my wife had previously told me over the phone what was happening). At any rate, the Netflix app actually loads and the message about the disc no longer working in 31 days as well as the option to "Install the Netflix Now" is from within the Netflix app.

If I were to select "Install Netflix Now" would it re-direct me to the PS store to download the application or is there a chance that the app can be downloaded from Netflix? Given that I am still on 2.74 I do no want to risk selecting "Install Netflix Now" for fear that there will be no way to back out.

no I did that my disc is useless now, it tells you to go to PSN to download it though your PS3.

#16 - Bleeding Gums - 240w ago
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Well I finally got a chance to actually see the Netflix message when you load from the disc (my wife had previously told me over the phone what was happening). At any rate, the Netflix app actually loads and the message about the disc no longer working in 31 days as well as the option to "Install the Netflix Now" is from within the Netflix app.

If I were to select "Install Netflix Now" would it re-direct me to the PS store to download the application or is there a chance that the app can be downloaded from Netflix? Given that I am still on 2.74 I do no want to risk selecting "Install Netflix Now" for fear that there will be no way to back out.

#15 - datalogger - 240w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by Bleeding Gums View Post
Someone posted a comment on the PC World blog indicating that a firmware update (from Sony) was not required to install the new Netflix application, apparently suggesting that the upgrade could be installed even with a lower firmware. Has any one been able to confirm this?
I hope it doesn't require an upgrade.

If it does, it will be just another hit to 3.15 users that chose the "Option" to keep OtherOS.

(Now, what ever happend to those OtherOS Lawsuits... no one seems to talk about them anymore... )

#14 - bitsbubba - 240w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by Bleeding Gums View Post
Someone posted a comment on the PC World blog indicating that a firmware update (from Sony) was not required to install the new Netflix application, apparently suggesting that the upgrade could be installed even with a lower firmware. Has any one been able to confirm this?

The Canadian Netflix app requires 3.42 to run. My guess is this will follow suit..