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May 21, 2011 // 7:38 am - This is an update to inform users that PSN Download Manager 3.71 is released, and to clarify it is still functional on PS3 Firmware 3.61 released this week.

Download: PSN Download Manager v3.71 / Our site - We're working on many other projects as well which you may find useful, so keep checking every few days

Preparing the Application:

Setting Up Your Console:

1. Start Your PlayStation Console
2. Under Network Settings, Choose Custom.
3. When it asks for Proxy, set it to Use.
4. Enter your IP Address given by running Internal IP.bat
5. Enter the port as 27
6. Save the changes, start PSN DM.exe

Using the Application:

1. Start a download from the PSN
2. When it says "Please Wait" Press Circle

You'll notice it is now displayed in the Download Manager, once finished, proceed with the following to Transfer onto the PlayStation...

3. Go back and Download the Content / File again, it should transfer from the PC...


PSN Download Manager 3.71 Out, Works on PS3 Firmware 3.61

PSN Download Manager 3.71 Out, Works on PS3 Firmware 3.61

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#62 - daveshooter - May 22, 2011 // 5:05 am
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Rob if you click Start then right click on my computer and then move down to manage, then a window will pop up and you should see Event Viewer, there is your logs, in there it will tell you why its crashing.

Also can you pop to a command prompt and type this.
path >> c:\robpath.txt

Then goto your c: drive and you should see a file called robpath.txt, then open it and past it here, if you like. if that helps so we can look and see if your paths are right. Just a thought.

#61 - jd200 - May 22, 2011 // 2:51 am
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Quote Originally Posted by tommasi View Post
does that mean we can download PSN games and install and they should work fine?

no psn games wont be activated with this method, but if someone figers out how to set QA Flag on theses consoles like Mathieulh did then we should be able to get them working.

#60 - Jordandyckes - May 21, 2011 // 9:20 pm
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Hi, robe36.

That would most likely be the cause of the problem, as it's not compatible with the client version due to a dependancy on a few dlls

Hope it's too much trouble for you to install the full version,

I hope this helps.

And Hi, uklee and tommasi (Merged your question as one, hope you don't mind).

I'm aware 3.62 may connect but it has bugs, patched by 3.71 and there shouldn't be really any reason it's not working unless you've not got the full version of .net?

You may find your downloads corrupted, by the old versions however the latest release will allow you to download psn games from the store and they'll install (as long as you've paid for them) the psn has changed a lot since 3.62 was released and it may look suspicious on Sonys network if your using old connection methods etc and not there most up to date url's etc.

I highly recommend you update to 3.71, for your own safety you should be able to find everything you need on this thread.

>> Make sure you have .NET 4.0 Full (Not Client)
>> Tried disabling Windows UAC
>> Right click, run as admin.
>> A fresh install to a path containing no spaces (BAD = C:\Users\Im Dave Hi\Look at this space\ | GOOD = C:\MyPSN\Yay.exe) some people are lucky and it works anyway.

If it doesn't work still, can you post a copy of the error to see if it matches robe36's error? cheers that way I can locate the issue, or at least understand an exact cause.

#59 - robe36 - May 21, 2011 // 8:10 pm
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I have the .Net 4 client installed

#58 - tommasi - May 21, 2011 // 7:20 pm
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does that mean we can download PSN games and install and they should work fine?

#57 - uklee - May 21, 2011 // 7:12 pm
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ifound that the 3.71 didn't work mate but 3.62 worked the way i did it but psn down at the moment.

#56 - Jordandyckes - May 21, 2011 // 6:47 pm
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If anyones interest, we have a facebook page currently containing a poll on our download manager for the playstation network.

We're interested in your feedback: http://adf.ly/461977/our-facebook (The playstation store will be hopefully online again soon)

#55 - jd200 - May 21, 2011 // 4:40 pm
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yeh i used this app when it first came out to download all my 78 psn games. we need someone to make a tool that makes a new licence for them to work again i tried PKG and ELF Toolkit but it wont load the eboots from them or from the game folders that i ftpd them out of ps3 so they all need new licence now don't think the ylod has removed something from the files because they need new license now or make them into ones like the debug ones.

#54 - Jordandyckes - May 21, 2011 // 3:42 pm
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Hi, I'm afraid that I'm unable to help you robe36 as this issue seems to only be affecting one person, to attempt to fix it could break it for everyone else.

Can you clarify your using .NET 4.0 the full version or the client? cheers

Sorry, I can't be of much more help other than to recommend a fresh install of windows.

I would of tried to spent more time helping but our main key server is being ddos'ed by LOIC over 30 connections...

Have a good day,

Jordan Dyckes
(Pixolia Solutions)

#53 - robe36 - May 21, 2011 // 3:05 pm
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Hey Jordandyckes,

I deleted the psdm dir and unzipped to f:\ and issue still there...of course it crashes and I didn't see if the error message is the same. I also tried uklee's comment and set the compatibility mode with both xp sp3 and vista sp2 but still didn't work. Had admin mode set on both xp and vista mode as well

Thanks