1. indigoson's Avatar
    When I turn on the Internet Sharing activating the hotspot It is detectable by all devices...and yet for some reason while the playstation 3 (PS3) finds the outlet....I'm having trouble successfully connecting to the phone.

    Any advice?
    11-23-2012 10:50 AM
  2. ImmortalWarrior's Avatar
    Toss your PS3 in the garbage and get a gaming computer. Problem solved.


    Honestly, I don't know. I don't think the WP creates an adhoc network because then other WPs wouldn't be able to connect to it.
    Last edited by ImmortalWarrior; 11-23-2012 at 11:21 AM.
    11-23-2012 11:07 AM
  3. nunyazz's Avatar
    I don't think they are letting you tether unless you have the shared data plan.
    11-24-2012 09:00 PM
  4. Villain's Avatar
    hot spot sharing is great BUT it isnt built for online gaming man
    11-25-2012 08:26 AM
  5. big_slim750's Avatar
    When I turn on the Internet Sharing activating the hotspot It is detectable by all devices...and yet for some reason while the playstation 3 (PS3) finds the outlet....I'm having trouble successfully connecting to the phone.

    Any advice?
    What do you mean by "finds the outlet?"

    Afaik, the PS3 doesn't recognize adhoc networks, only infrastructure. I believe the WiFi tethering on WP is adhoc. I'm sure someone will correct me if I'm wrong.
    11-25-2012 08:44 AM
  6. indigoson's Avatar
    Sorry, my account didn't even let me know people had replied to this.

    Embarrassed to say that at this point in my life, I rarely game. I had no interest in network gaming just the utilization of hulu, netflix, in hi-def...

    but now learning of ad-hoc versus infrastructure has me a little scared.

    but please tell me more.
    11-26-2012 12:43 PM
  7. indigoson's Avatar
    I do have a shared data plan.
    11-26-2012 12:44 PM
  8. leumas85's Avatar
    They need to fix this problem i need to download updates on my ps3 games and i ain't paying 30 a month to do so
    05-14-2013 05:57 AM

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