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Question:

How do I download DLC for PlayStation 3?

Answer:

Necessary Items

  • Rock Band 3 Software
  • PlayStation 3 Console
  • Broadband Internet Connection
  • PlayStation 3 Controller

Connecting to the PlayStation Network

Step 1: Connect your PlayStation 3 to your broadband internet connection
Step 2: Sign up for a PlayStation Network account in the Home Menu and then follow the on-screen instructions to create an account

Once your account is created, you can purchase new content for Rock Band 3! First add funds to your PlayStation Network Wallet so you can purchase more albums and songs for Rock Band 3. To use this feature, you may be required to update the system software.

Adding funds

You can add funds to the Wallet using a credit card.

  1. Select Account Management under PlayStation® Network in the Home Menu.
  2. Select Transaction Management.
  3. Select Transfer to Wallet.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the operation.

Now you’re all set to download new albums and songs for Rock Band 3 from either the In-Game Music Store (Option 1) or the PlayStation Store (Option 2).

Downloading New Albums and Songs

Option 1: In-Game Music Store

Before entering the In-Game Music Store please ensure that your PlayStation 3 is connected to the internet, you have setup a PlayStation Network account and have enough money in your PlayStation Wallet to purchase additional albums and songs.

Step 1: Insert Rock Band 3 into your Xbox 360 and power on your console
Step 2: On the Main Menu screen, select GET MORE SONGS
Step 3: Select ROCK BAND MUSIC STORE
Step 4: Sort through the Rock Band Music Library and select the albums and/or songs you would like to play and select PURCHASE.
Step 5: On the next screen that pops up, select CONFIRM PURCHASE.

That’s it! The newly purchased albums/songs will appear automatically as playable songs in Rock Band 3 once the download has completed.

Option 2: PlayStation Store

Before entering the PlayStation Store please ensure that your PlayStation 3 is connected to the internet, you have setup a PlayStation Network account and have enough money in your PlayStation Wallet to purchase additional albums and songs.

To use this feature, you may be required to update the system software.

Select PlayStation® Store under PlayStation® Network in the Home Menu.

  1. If you have a PlayStation® Network account but have not signed in to PlayStation® Network, the sign-in screen will be displayed.
  2. Select View All by Title
  3. Navigate to Rock Band
  4. Select the albums and/or songs you would like to purchase
  5. Select Buy Now if you are ready to check out or select Add to Cart if you would like to continue shopping
  6. Select View Cart to display the items currently in your shopping cart.
  7. Select Proceed to Checkout – the Purchase confirmation page is displayed
  8. Select Confirm Purchase – The purchase amount is removed from your account and then the purchase is completed.
  9. Select the item to download. Your PS3 system will begin to download the item(s).

That’s it! The newly purchased albums/songs will appear automatically as playable songs in Rock Band 3 once the download has completed.

If you need additional help with connecting your console to the internet, adding points, or purchasing DLC, contact your console manufacturer.

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