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Questions tagged [playstation-plus]

PlayStation Plus is a paid for PSN subscription service which provides enhanced PSN services such as automatically updating your PlayStation, backing up game saves to the cloud, discounts on DLC, and more.

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Can I check playtime on PS4 without PS Plus?

I have been playing a log of RDR2 recently. I have bought the PS4 only to play exclusive games. Hence, don't have a PS Plus subscription. I want to know how long I played the game. Is there a generic ...
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Are the PS Plus exclusive skin's available on my account if I am not the consoles PS Plus subscriber? [duplicate]

I have been trying to get the PS Plus exclusive skin for Fortnite on my account but I don't have PS Plus. Although one of the accounts on the PS4 has PS Plus, so can I still get the skin on my ...
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I don't have playstation plus and deleted my saved data

I don't have PlayStation plus and deleted my saved data if I subscribe to PS plus will my deleted data be there? I have used all my trials and I DO NOT have PS plus this current moment. So shall I ...
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Gamesharing problems on PS4

I've been overwhelmed with the unforeseen "hic-up" in my plan as I was trying to GameShare/swap, also I should add that I am ignorant to game swapping because I had a hard time looking up an up-to-...
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Do I need to keep my PS Plus subscription to play my free PS3 games now that PS Plus is no longer giving away PS3 games?

It has been expressed by Sony that soon PlayStation Plus will no longer be providing PS3 games. I only own a PS3 and not a PS4 so it will become useless to me after this (until I buy another console ...
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Move PS4 HDD to PS4 Pro? Keep data intact?

I upgraded my PS4 to a 2 TB HDD, can I just install it into a new PS4 Pro? Im asking because Im worried there might be problems with the software and/or firmware differences between the playstations. ...
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Are there any benefits of opting out of free PS plus games?

I always was wondering if my free games of the month deal is somehow limited. I heard that there is a assurance that the games I get for free in PS plus should exceed particular cost. At the same time ...
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What is Gameshare, and what should I do if I did?

I'm pretty sure I Gameshared, but I'm not 100% sure: I don't fully understand what Gameshare means or if I did it. Could someone explain it to me? Background I'll start from the beginning: I have a ...
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Will sharing PS Plus still work on diffrent servers? (E.g. US and Singapore)

I made a US account on my PS4 and I plan to buy PS Plus Asia so it will be cheaper. Then I made a Singapore account. Can I ask if sharing PS Plus will still work on different servers?
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Three boys, two systems, one PlayStation plus account

They all play on both systems at different times. But for some reason it is locking 2 of my kids out of all games. I need all three kids to have access to on both systems at anytime. Why is this not ...
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Can I get free PS+ games 'retroactively'?

I just discovered to my utter dismay that I was paying for Plus membership (for over a year), thinking that it is required to access PlayStation Shop. I would have continued to do so, but luckily I ...
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Can you play Fornite on PS4 without PlayStation Plus?

Can you play Fornite on PS4 without PlayStation Plus? If so, how do you do it?
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3 month free PS Plus membership

I bought a 1 year PS Plus membership a month ago and I got a message regarding 3 extra months. Now I looked it up and it was a "Favor" from Sony as there's gonna be a price increase in PS Plus ...
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Purchased PlayStation Plus for wrong profile

I finally logged into PlayStation and got a year subscription to PlayStation Plus. Had to redo this as lost visa. However my son told me I linked it to his old login/profile name and not the correct ...
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Can I download the disco version of NBA 2K 18 on my cousins PlayStation and then go home and read download it on mine?

I got a new game for Christmas, Nba2k18 and I don’t live in Italy which is where I got it I live in Sweden but I want to play it soon so I asked my cousin if we could play together at his house with ...
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If my Playstation Plus account expires, will I lose any of my data?

I want to renew my Playstation Plus account on the day it expires. Will I lose any data? Or should I always renew it before it expires?
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put ps plus on wrong acount

I accidentally put a 12-month ps plus subscription on my own account instead of the family account on my ps4. Will the family account account still be able to access the games it downloaded before its ...
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PS4 online play if not primary login?

We have 2 PS4s: the one downstairs which my son has as his primary console and the PS4 upstairs which my husband has listed as his primary console. My husband's account is the account that is a PS+ ...
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Does Undertale need WiFi or Playstation Plus on PS4?

Does the PS4 version of Undertale need wifi or PlayStation Plus? I made a mistake by buying PvZ: GardenWarfare on PS4, a game which can't be played without PS Plus. Also, how can I tell if a PS4 ...
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Can I download free games with an expired PlayStation Plus subscription?

I had a PlayStation Plus subscription but it expired. Can you not still download the free games you have if you do it on a console that you had your account set to primary?
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Multiple PSN accounts in PS4 dilemma

I have an existing psn account but I want to avail PS+ so I determined the region of my account and it listed uk (r1?). So this is the question, in order to buy cheaper PS+, I can create a PSN account ...
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Can I move/watch my PlayStation Videos without my PlayStation?

PlayStation Plus allows me to download/watch Movies/TV on my PlayStation, once I purchase them from the store. However, I will be going on a trip for a week, and I wanted to download some movies to ...
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How can I access the DLC I bought?

My brother and I share the same PlayStation, and buy all the games on our active PSN PLUS account (which is his account) and all the games DLCs etc we bought have been on both accounts but just ...
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Can I buy, download and play a game from PSN Store without Activate my PS4 console?

I would like to ask you if it is possible to buy a game from PSN Store and then download it to my PS4 console which is already activated as primary but with other console user and PSN account. So ...
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Can another account share its Playstation Plus membership to play my Plus games again?

I received some Playstation Plus free games during my subscription, but my subscription has since expired and I am unable to play them. If a friend with Playstation Plus signs into my console and ...
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Can't I play PS4 without paying PS Plus?

I don't know much about game consoles. I recently bought a PS4 with the sole purpose of playing a multiplayer/networking game with two other people, that's it. Do I really need to pay a monthly rate ...
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Do I need Playstation Plus to play Star Trek Online on PS4?

I can´t find conclusive information about this. Since some games require PlayStation Plus subscription (Like Planetside 2) does this game require PS+?
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Do I need Playstation Plus to play Splitscreen?

Can I play Star Wars Battlefront (2015) without having Playstation Plus? What about Splitscreen mode?
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Cutting my kid loose from my PS account?

So my kid is 15 now, and heavy into Destiny and other such games. We've had a PlayStation for years, and when you first started needing an account, I created one for me, and the kids played on my ...
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How do Playstation Plus games work?

If I buy a game from Playstation Plus, will it save on the PS4 or the account? Will my other users be able to play the game even if they aren't subscribed? Can they play online due to my sub or will ...
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Can I re-download digital copies of games I've purchased without Playstation Plus?

Can you delete a game purchased from the Playstation store then re-install without a subscription at a later date?
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How do you “hide” games you do not own or demos?

In the PlayStation 4 library, I got free DLC for a game I don't own but I want to hide it until I buy it. If so, is there is a way to do that with demos too?
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Do I have a PS Plus subscription?

So I recently ordered a PS4 on Gamestop's website. I ordered a PS4 and a year-long subscription to Sony's Playstation Plus. I used the code on my account, but the purchase didn't go through because I ...
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Does having a Sub acct add charges?

Okay, so I'm only 14 and I don't know what I'm doing, but I just made a sub account on my PS4. Will it add charges to my moms card or will it just share the Plus member ship my mom has?
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I can't get PlayStation plus to work on all of my accounts

I have 2 accounts on my ps4. One is PlayStation Plus enabled. I know that as long as one account on the system has PlayStation Plus, then I'm good to go. However, for some reason, every time I log ...
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Can I online-play a game purchased on one account when logged into another account set to a different locale?

On my PS4, I have one PSN account with my location set as India, and another account with location entered as United States. I have a PS Plus membership on my 1st account but not the 2nd account. ...
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Playstation plus account on different consoles

I'm wondering if me and one of my friend could play online using only one playstation plus account but on different consoles. I mean, the user to be on both machines and playing at the same time. Is ...
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Am I able to play a free game on a PS Plus account that was downloaded from an ex-PS Plus account?

I have a game I downloaded for free through a PS Plus account that no longer has the PS Plus membership. If I were to subscribe to a new primary PS Plus account, would I still be able to play the ...
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Accessing old games in my playstation plus subscription

I have a 1 year playstation plus subscription playing on my ps4, six month passed now from this subscription. I want to buy a new playstation vita. My question is, will I be able to download the old ...
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Will my Playstation Plus be affected if I share games with a friend?

Ok, so, this is the situation. I have my primary account on the PS4 with my PS+ account. I want to share games with my friend, he will give me his account to play some games. So, since, from what I ...
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Playstation plus months, how long is that month?

I have a 1 month subscription to playstation plus, and playstation plus refreshes every first tuesday of any month. Today is the last sunday of this month.... Does the subscription end on tuesday of ...
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Can a single PS Plus subscription be used on two different profiles on the same PS4?

I have 2 PSN accounts on a ps4 console. The US one has the PS+ subscription, the Asian one has not. Can I play online on the Asia which is not subscribed? Can I also gain trophies on the Asia?
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If I buy a secondhand PS4 can I still get the 1 month free PS Plus Trial?

If I buy a secondhand PS4 can I still get the 1 month free PS Plus Trial? Or since it's second hand, do I have to pay for it? And by paying, do you pay on the PS4 or do you have to buy a PS card?
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Linking two Ps4's

I just got my second PS4. My brother and I have the same individual account for each Playstation, so they are linked. On our main PS4 we have had Playstation plus for a year. On our second PS4, it ...
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Can You Redeem a PSN Code for a Game You Already “Own” through PS Plus?

If you get a "freebie" game via Playstation Plus and later decide that you want to own the game independently of your subscription, can you enter a code for a game (say from Amazon) while your PS Plus ...
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Playstation Plus Instant Game Collection on same device, from multiple countries

TL;DR - Are "Instant Game Collection" games bound to your machine, or to your PSN account? I currently own a PS3 with an expired PS Plus subscription on a (Canadian) Account, and I have a bunch of ...
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Does Playstation Plus only works when is a primary account?

So, I have two accounts, Canadian and USA. I used my USA account for Playstation plus and is my primary account in the system, my Playstation plus have expired. So, I'm planning on getting the card ...
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Multiple players online at once on the same PS4 console? [duplicate]

I have 2 sons that want to play online at the same time. We have one PS4 and only one plus subscription. Is it possible for them to play at the same time online using the same log in? If so, how do ...
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My ps Plus Account ended. when I renew, will I get back the items I got using Ps Plus?

I forgot to renew my ps plus account and it ended. When I will renew but I was wondering. Will I get my games back when I renew my account or am I doomed?
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No PSN+ Membership benefits?

So the master ( Primary ) account has a Playstation Plus membership with 11 months left to go before expiration. Why isn't my local profile on the same Playstation 4 system getting any multiplayer ...