PS3 Error Codes & What They Mean

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Here is a compiled list of PS3 error codes and what they mean.

Playstation Network Required Ports

TCP 80
TCP 443
TCP 5223
UDP 3478
UDP 3479
UDP 3658

Playstation 3 Error Code List

80022d11 Cannot Sync Trophies or Register Trophy Data.

8003200D Server side issue, much like the trophy syncing problems.

80710102 DNS Error Most of the time this error can be resolved by simply, with resetting the network settings.

8002F994 To many D/Ls just w8 a while and try again

8001050B Will not play demos off HDD, when Blu-ray is in etc. try it over again, then take blu-ray out, if doesn’t work restart machine

8002b241 DVI has no audio

80028EA5 Unknown well if we don’t know what it is then how can we solve it lol

80029023 Exchanging Key Information exchange has timed out Try again, reset network settings

80029024 The attempt to obtain an IP address has timed out same as above

80029564 Downloaded Game will not install

8002F997 Can not update XMB firmware

8003051E Game will not Save

80031150 System Settings Fail to Save – Possible Blue Screen “Setting information is corrupted. Press the x button to repair and restore default”

80130203 PS3 connects to internet but not to network usually means that the required ports are not open to connect to store but PS3 can connect to internet.
Go to your router settings via computer, and open ports

80710092 “An error has occurred. you’ve been signed out from the ps network”

80710102 PS3 Cannot connect to the router with current IP information Try rebooting your router

80710541 The connection to the server timed out.

80710B23 PS3 Network is Down or PS3 Network is too busy to respond look at 8002F994

80710D23 Turn the PS3 off for a bit (30 minutes give or take) with the power toggle (not standby mode).

80029024 Cannot Obtain an IP address network settings

80028EA5 Unknown User cannot connect to PS3 network Sony told the user to send the machine in
8002b241 – DVI has no audio

8002F997 Trying to Update the Firmware, copying to a file and installing from a USB drive failed”. copy file back to USB again

80710016 Playstation Network is down.

8013013E WEP Key error change WEP key to all numbers (on router homepage) and try again, or switch to WPA.

8071053D Hard boot the PS3, turn off the PS3 to stand-by, flip off the back switch and remove the power cord. Then shut off your modem/router, for about 5 minutes, then turn the modem back up first and let it sync, then turn the router back on(if using one) and let it sync. Reconnect your power cable and flip the back switch up again. Then make a new network connection.

8013030F SSID Broadcasting possibly off. Check Router Page

80410A0B Internal PSP error, hardware fault. Send back to be replaced/fixed.

710102 DNS Error; No DNS server available.

8013030 System Error due to failed update download

80010001 Major Error , Game ability stopped

80010014 Has to do with downloading from the PSN, When you have bought a game and this error occurs, please go to your “recently downloaded/purchases” to download it first try.

80010017 Can’t start Blu-ray Game

80010036 An error occured during the delete operation error.

80010510 Will not play hard drive games – Cause unknown

80010514 Disc error detected. Retrying operation.

80010516 An error occured during the start operation; PS One game swapped using the eject function and then play pressed quickly, PS One game inserted again

80029023 Exchanging Key Information exchange has timed out

80029024 Cannot Obtain an IP address.

80029513 Copyright Violation when attempting to install game.

80029564 Downloaded Game will not install – Cause unknown

80029945 Can’t playback burn BD-R movie (error message in the picture above)

80030920 An error occurred during the copy operation. The file may be corrupt or there isnt enough memory. Try copying data from original source.

80031150 System Settings Fail to Save – Possible Blue Screen “Setting information is corrupted.Press the x button to repair and restore default”

80031601 Error Creating Account

80130203 PS3 connects to internet but not to network – Typically means that the required ports are not open to connect to store but PS3 can connect to internet. Try opening ports , TCP port: 80, 443, 5223 and UDP port: 3478, 3479, 3658. or add Ps3 to DMZ

80410418 DNS Error

80710016 Playstation Network is down.

80710092 “An error has occured. you’ve been signed out from the ps network” – (connection dropped?)

80710101 Connection error

80710102 PS3 Cannot connect to the router with current IP information – Try rebooting your router

80710541 The connection to the server timed out.

80710723 Possible Port Error – Try opening ports , TCP port: 80, 443, 5223 and UDP port: 3478, 3479, 3658. or add Ps3 to DMZ

81019002 Error copying saves from location A to location B not open to connect to store but PS3 can connect to internet.

8001050B Will not play demo hard drive games, when blu-ray disc is inserted – Cause unknown

8001050D An error occured during the start operation; PS3 game swapped using the eject function and then play pressed quickly – PS3 game inserted again

80028EA5 Unknown – User cannot connect to PS3 network. Sony told the user to send the machine in.

80028EA6 Connection error , Possible Proxy error power cord. Then shut off your modem/router, for about 5 mintues, then turn the modem back up first and let it sync, then turn the router back on(if using one) and let it sycn. Reconnect your power cable and flip the back swtich up again. Then make a new network connnection.

80028F10 Go to Display Settings then HDMI (or whatever your connection is) and choose Automactic, not Custom. I always had it on Custom before. Seems when you choose Automatic it allows the PS3 to select 50hz which is what you need for PAL games that don’t support 60hz.

80028F17 PS2 disc Boot Error , An error occured during the start operation; PS2 game swapped using the eject function and then play pressed quickly – Backup ps2 game inserted again (ps3rips)

80028F18 PS2 Disc Error, unsupported disc; eg. Utility discs, BB discs, IQ Remix game etc. ode).

80028F19 PS2 Disc Error , fsck; the internal PS2 disk got corrupted and I guess that you can use HDD utility disc to fix it

80028F1A PS2 Disc Error , invalbnnetcfg; network config error

80029C68 Corrupt data usually on external device

8002A10D Unable to Add friend in XMB

8002A4A6 Cannot load game to play online

8002A515 Error Signing in

8002A548 Unable to remain logged in – either to game or server

8002A705 Unable to connect to server/host. Check router port configuration.

8002A71A Possible NAT Error , Can log onto Game Server but can’t join game and can’t host game

8002AD23 Found to be related to a connection issue Check to make sure firewall is off to see if that helps. (possibly network/update error) .

8002AE21 Demo / File cannot be overwritten. Delete original file to install.

8002B241 DVI has no audio.

8002F147 Cannot update the firmware, Possible solutions, turn off proxys, try not using a firewall, and/or turn off UPnP support.

8002F994 To many people downloading the update just sit back until the morning around 5am – 11am and you should be able to get it.

8002F997 Trying to Update the Firmware, copying to a file and installing from a USB drive falied”.

8003051E Game will not Save

8013013D “A connection error has occurred” – May be to do with the SSID of the Router or signal strength if the conneciton drops Putting the PS3 into DMZ may help – otherwise check WPA key PS3 can’t handle WPA2 only WPA or none

8013013E WEP Key error, change WEP key to all numbers (on router homepage) and try agian, or which to WPA.

8013030F Check Router Page, SSID Broadcasting possibly off.

80410A0B Internal PSP error, hardware fault. Send back to be replaced/fixed.

807101FF An error occurred during communication with the server. This is a DNS errorThis is a DNS error

8071053D Hard boot the PS3, turn off the PS3 to stand-by, flip off the back swtich and remove the power cord. Then shut off your modem/router, for about 5 mintues, then turn the modem back up first and let it sync, then turn the router back on(if using one) and let it sycn. Reconnect your power cable and flip the back swtich up again. Then make a new network connnection.

80710B23 PS3 Network is Down or PS3 Network is too busy to respond

80710D23 Turn the PS3 off for a bit (30 minutes give or take) with the power toggle (not standby mode)

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