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How to remote register the Playstation® Portable (PSP®) system to the LocationFree® Base Station.

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Follow these steps to remote register the Playstation® Portable (PSP®) system to the LocationFree® Base Station.

  1. Verify the PSP firmware is 2.81 or higher.
  2. On the PSP, verify that there is a working connection name for a known good Internet connection.
  3. On the computer, access the Base Station Settings and log into the Base station.
  4. On the left side of the window, select Device Registration .
  5. In the main window, at the bottom of the device registration page, click the Download button.
  6. Once the download is complete, connect the PSP to the computer using the USB connection.
  7. On the computer, click the Start button, then click My Computer .
  8. In the My Computer window, click the Removable Disk drive that represents the PSP.
  9. In the Removable Disk window, click the MSSONY folder.

    NOTE: If the MSSONY folder does not exist, create the folder. The name of the new folder must be in all capital letters.

  10. In the MSSONY window, click the LF folder.

    NOTE: If the LF folder does not exist, create the folder. The name of the new folder must be in all capital letters.

  11. In the LF folder, click the REGISTER folder.

    NOTE: If the REGISTER folder does not exist, create the folder. The name of the new folder must be in all capital letters.

  12. Move the downloaded REGISTME.ERD to the REGISTER folder on the PSP.
  13. Once the file has been moved, disconnect the PSP from the computer, then restart the PSP.

    NOTES:

    • If performing this procedure at home, a working connection name to the Base Station must be established if the Base Station is in the AP mode or the router is in the Client mode.
    • If performing this procedure from a remote location, a working WIFI connection must be setup on the PSP.

  14. On the PSP, in home menu, select LocationFree Player .
  15. In the Basic Settings screen, press the right arrow .
  16. Press X .
  17. Select the appropriate connection name for this location.
  18. Once the PSP has completed the Base Station registration, in the Set Complete screen, press X .
  19. In the Select Connection screen, select the appropriate connection to conenct to the video signal.

The remote control function for the LocationFree system can now be setup on the PSP.