PS3 conectinhg to Sky problem

  ray27 09:01 30 Dec 2009
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For some reason my PS3 will not connect to the internet
I use Sky broadband and it has worked fine up to a short while ago when I attempted to update the PS3 it just wouldnt connect
When I use the (internet connection test) It gets to the point were it states "Connecting to access point - Obtaining IP Address" and then it states Obtain IP Address Failed
I have rentered all the relavent details and made sure the Key is in the correct case
As I said before it has worked fine up to the present and I have a PSP and I can still get access on that
I have even tried connecting the PS3 via an Ethernet cable but without success
Does anyone know what the problem could be?

  skidzy 14:20 30 Dec 2009

Ive had similar problems in the past;

Enter the routers configuration pages and briefly disable the NAT firewall and try again....

Has your ps3 updated recently...ours has ? this could be a simple update causing the problem.

Shot in the dark though may just work for you.

  ray27 15:02 30 Dec 2009

I have solved the problem and just in case someone else has the same problem mine was solved by simply switching of the Router for a few minutes and then switching back on ,and Roberts you relative ,so to speak thanks for you sugestion cheers Ray

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