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A Technical Console Question
« on: October 03, 2012, 03:15:29 PM »
Anyone know an easy way to move game saves and trophies from an account on one PS3 to the same account on another?


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2012, 03:33:11 PM »
A USB drive? I can move saves from my PS3 to PC that way.


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2012, 05:54:44 PM »
Have you tried magic?


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2012, 03:36:18 PM »
A USB drive? I can move saves from my PS3 to PC that way.
Yeah, but would it work for trophies as well?


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2012, 03:38:23 PM »
Aren't trophies tied to the account? You should just have to sign in for that.


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2012, 04:08:46 PM »
Aren't trophies tied to the account? You should just have to sign in for that.

^ This. Sign in on the old PS3. Let it upload. Sign out. Sign in on other PS3. I can see my PS3 trophies on my Vita while signed into my account. It would work the same way with a second PS3.


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Re: A Technical Console Question
« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2012, 03:37:27 PM »
As far as transferring game saves, you could always sign up for PS+ and use the cloud storage. Just upload any save games you want onto it then copy them to the other PS3. That's what I've been doing. If you just bought a new console there should be a free trial offer.