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Topic # 83371 15-May-2011 13:38
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Am just in process of updating my firmware, surly this means it will be running soon. Will post back after update.

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  Reply # 469279 15-May-2011 13:50
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12:40 NZ - Firmware (3.61) able to be downloaded
13:50 NZ - Firmware (3.61) is up to date now but still no access to PSN
14:40 NZ - USA East Coast for PSN Access is coming online
14:44 NZ - Reports of some of USA West Coast being up
15:00 NZ - Watch out for all the facebook spam when people get all their trophies :-)
15:11 NZ - PSN up in Gore, NZ   Only Joking.. no PSN in NZ Yet 
20:00 NZ - Seems all the PSN for the USA is up now...waiting for other countries.
21:45 NZ - No more countries except for USA and Canada up for PSN as far as reports say
07:40 NZ - PSN up for NZ (well it came up before this but I was asleep) 
07:41 NZ - No PSN Store Working yet but online games now work.
08:30 NZ - PSN Down again (for everyone?)
08:45 NZ -  @PlayStationEU: Please bear with us as we continue working on #PSN restoration. We are experiencing extremely heavy traffic. 



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  Reply # 469287 15-May-2011 14:25
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Yea just finished downloading the firmware and nothing, guess I got a little exited by making this post, I did read this. http://au.ps3.ign.com/articles/116/1168419p1.html

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 469297 15-May-2011 14:32
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Note the terms of service agreement. I can't confirm if this has changed from previous versions.

"We exclude all liability for loss of data or unauthorised access to your data, Sony Online Network account or Sony Online Network wallet and for damage caused to your software or hardware as a result of using or accessing Sony Online Network. You are responsible for your Internet Service Provider fees and any other fees related to your use of Sony Online Network, including any increase in such fees resulting from your use of Sony Online Network."


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  Reply # 469309 15-May-2011 15:34
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I love those exclusions. for ages I have wanted a t-shirt that says ' the wearer accepts no responsibility for damage or loss of property'.

I guess they are not the only game in .




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  Reply # 469399 15-May-2011 19:44
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Do we get the free games when it comes back online? :D



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  Reply # 469469 16-May-2011 07:13
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BACK!
After a password change I was able to log on. The PSN store is still down though. A quick fire up of Warhawk and all seems go!



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  Reply # 469470 16-May-2011 07:20
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I wonder if the network was back yesterday and all was needed was a password change

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  Reply # 469479 16-May-2011 08:20
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ITS ALIVE!!!!! AH AH AH AHHHHHHHH

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  Reply # 469496 16-May-2011 09:27
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JMatt94: Do we get the free games when it comes back online? :D


No.  You get them when the store comes back, and they're saying that will be a while yet. 




I finally have fibre!  Had to leave the country to get it though.


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  Reply # 469600 16-May-2011 12:44
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It is still down for me.  Perhaps due to heavy traffic.

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  Reply # 469613 16-May-2011 13:07
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skyhigh: It is still down for me.  Perhaps due to heavy traffic.


Same here. Still says
Playstation®Network is currently undergoing maintenance.

All I am doing is trying to sign in using the Playstation Network --> Sign In button with the password that has always been there before the security breach.
Is there something different that other people have been doing to enable sign-in/password change?

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  Reply # 469629 16-May-2011 13:38
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Same. Firmware updated, trying to sign in old password and getting maintenance message. It's not coming up with any password change options.



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  Reply # 469646 16-May-2011 14:37
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All I did was manually go to the sign in bit and click sign in, then it popped up with a password change screen, then after I put in new password it takes you home then I just went to the sign in screen and bam away she went.

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  Reply # 469655 16-May-2011 14:48
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Ramboss: All I did was manually go to the sign in bit and click sign in, then it popped up with a password change screen, then after I put in new password it takes you home then I just went to the sign in screen and bam away she went.


I think some people have been lucky enough to get in before the "mad rush" of people trying to do the same thing.
It seems the Sony servers are just not handling the sheer amount of requests at the moment.
Oh well. All in good time.

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  Reply # 469700 16-May-2011 15:32
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Have a go from here now https://store.playstation.com/login.gvm just came online for me.

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