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How to Get Netflix on Your PS3

Don't want to watch movies on your laptop or tiny computer screen anymore? Relax on your couch and watch streaming movies on your television.


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  • Step 1: Open the Netflix application and search for movies to watch. Pop some popcorn, get some candy, and enjoy a movie at home on your television screen.
  • FACT: In 2003, Netflix hit 1 million subscribers and by 2010, there were more than 16 million subscribers in the United States and Canada.
  • Step 2: Exit the PlayStation Store after the download is complete to return to PS3 start screen. Then move over to the Video menu and scroll down to the Netflix app.
  • Step 3: Select the download button to send the free application to your shopping cart. Click the "X" button to download the app once it is in your cart.
  • Step 4: Scroll down to the Netflix option and hit the "X" button to open the application, and then hit it again to install the app.
  • Step 5: Sign in to your PSN account when prompted to open the PlayStation Store. The Netflix app will be the first thing you see with a Download button.
  • Step 6: Turn on your PS3 and connect to the internet. Go to the network menu and open the "What's New" section.

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