Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [ps4]

This tag should only be used if the question is about the Playstation 4 operating system or hardware, or a game feature truly unique to the PS4.

-1
votes
0answers
28 views

Disconnecting PS4 From PC [duplicate]

I used DS4 and connected my PS4 controller to my pc. after playing I tried to reconnect it to my PS4, I tried the ps button but when I do the controller just blinks like how it does to connect to the ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Admin Account Transfer

My son has been playing games under the admin account on the PS4. Is there any way to transfer his game progress and purchases to a non-admin account on the same console?
1
vote
1answer
59 views

How can I get deleted chats back?

I need my deleted conversations recovered. Can someone help me? tell me How I get these back? I have a PS4.
7
votes
1answer
239 views

Can a PS4 banned from online play download system updates?

I'm looking at buying a used PS4 for playing offline games from disc. The best deals by far are on systems that have been banned from playing online so I was wondering if that would affect me? The ...
2
votes
2answers
92 views

Can I stack playstations with no adverse effects?

I'm probably trying to cram too much into my TV cabinet but is it OK to stack a PS3 Slim on top of a PS4 or would that cause cooling / ventilation issues? Only one would be switched on at a time.
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Playstation Network 2 Step Verification assigned to old phone

I recently changed by Playstation Username and was signed out of my account as a result. Only when attempting to sign back in did I realise that the 2 Step Verification was assigned to an old mobile ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

When and how do PS+ free games expire?

If I download ps plus free games to external storage and don’t go online when playing them, how do they stop access to them when the membership expires
-1
votes
0answers
19 views

Does the original Apple BT keyboard (03) work with a basic PS4?

As the title says: Does the original Apple BT keyboard (03) work with a basic PS4?
3
votes
1answer
93 views

How can I get all Destiny 2 expansions?

I pre-ordered the Destiny 2: Shadowkeep game for $35 and I got the base Destiny 2 game with the year 1 expansion packs -- Warmind and Curse of Osiris. I will be getting the Shadowkeep DLC later on ...
-2
votes
1answer
30 views

Is Uncharted: Nathan Drake Collection have all games included in the disc? - PS4

So I saw that Uncharted: Nathan Drake Collection and Uncharted 4 online which is discounted. I was planning to buy it but knowing I have a slow internet connection and it is not good to be downloading ...
1
vote
2answers
70 views

If I delete a game that comes with my PS4, can I reinstall it?

My ps4 came with Call of Duty WW2. I deleted it a while ago, so can I reinstall it, or do I have to buy it now?
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Minecraft 1.92 PS4 maps won't zoom out

As of the new update yesterday 1.92 on PS4 for Minecraft I can no longer zoom out on my maps. I created a new map and it is level 0/4. After placing the new map inside the crafting table surrounded by ...
1
vote
1answer
44 views

How to stop PS+ Sharing with someone

Hi I'm sharing my PS+ with someone who used to be my friend and I deleted his account off my ps4 but he still has mine on his and its his primary account however he doesn't know my password. Is there ...
2
votes
1answer
20 views

Can I retrieve saved data from a deleted user that had uploaded data through Playstation Plus?

I got an error code: 36006-5. Wasn't able to start up any game anymore. On a forum I saw that deleting the user and creating a new one might do the trick. Before I deleted the user, I uploaded my ...
1
vote
1answer
106 views

Is 'Borderlands: The Handsome Collection' a disc or digital (PS4)?

So I saw that 'Borderlands: The Handsome Collection' for PS4 is on sale online. This includes the Borderlands 2 and the pre-sequel but my question is: will it be a digital game for Borderlands 2 and a ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Can I copy PS4 games to USB stick (not external hdd)?

I recently bought a PS4 Slim and I have been running out of storage for new possible games. I came to ask whether I could transfer my games from my PS4 to a USB stick and not an HDD. Actually in my ...
2
votes
1answer
28 views

Can I use my sons account on a new PS4 if I can’t get into the primary account?

My husband has a block on purchases and he is deployed so I am unable to ask him what the password is. My son wants to use a gift card and I can’t add it because of the block. I also bought a new PS4 ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

How do I fix a PS4 / DualShock 4 Controller that flashes white and charges but not turn on? [duplicate]

My new PS4 controller synced wirelessly to my PlayStation will flash white when I try to connect it to my PlayStation and charged when plugged as to be expected but it doesn’t turn blue/red/green/pink ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

PS4 controller not working and or not connecting [duplicate]

My PS4 controller stopped working. I tried connecting it to my HP touch screen laptop. I held the share button and the PS button, and used bluetooth to connect it to my laptop when I wanted to play ...
-2
votes
0answers
20 views

Kingdom hearts help [duplicate]

In the end of the world the boss fight were u have to take down Chernabog I need all hints tips to take him down I have gained the divine rose keyblaid but I still struggling to take him down like I ...
-1
votes
0answers
22 views

Can I gameshare with a friend and play at the same time as him?

So recently I have been gamesharing Destiny 2 with my brother on ps4. I activated his account on my PS4 so it unlocked his games for me and then he logged back into his account on his PS4 and now both ...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

MCSM season 2 episodes and season pass 'unavailable'

I’ve just reinstalled the second season of Minecraft Story Mode, yet the two episodes I didn't install last time (episodes 4 and 5) both said "coming soon", despite having been out for a year or two. ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Compatibility for buttons and controllers?

Ok so my right back trigger on my ps4 controller broke. Is it possible to use a trigger from a ps3 controller for it? Asking bc my cousin has an extra ps3 controller that the joy sticks broke on........
1
vote
0answers
84 views

PS4 controller on charge, blinking red

So my controller had stopped charging for a while, regardless of what I did to set it up. I sent it off for repair, and recently got it back. The upside is that it seems to be responding to the ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

The sims 4 deluxe party upgrade ps4

I bought the deluxe party edition upgrade for the sims 4 on ps4. If I go to the ps store to download it, it shows a download button but when I press it it refreshes the screen and it doesn't start ...
0
votes
1answer
406 views

How to stop timeouts from happening in NBA 2K19

When I'm playing my career in NBA 2K19, I'll be in a game and at the worst points either my team or the other team will call for a timeout. Is there a way to stop this from happening? Having timeouts ...
1
vote
1answer
74 views

BL:GotY PS4 Online Timeouts

I am currently having an issue where any online match I try to join in Borderlands Game of the Year times out. It's been a while since I played the series but it happens for every game i have tried to ...
4
votes
1answer
92 views

Doesn’t say I finished the game

I have gotten to the glass desert, done all of the oases, and gotten to the broken portal with the message, but I didn’t get the achievement for finishing the game. Anyone know why?
0
votes
1answer
99 views

PS4 buttons do not work in-game?

I bought a PS4 that I have never had any problems with until now. I was just playing God of War. I used the PS button to go back to the Home menu and wanted to change some settings. As a result, I ...
5
votes
1answer
181 views

Playstation Store wishlist notification when game goes on sale

I have a Playstation Store wishlist and I'm wondering if I can get notification when the games/add-ons/DLC's that are on that wishlist go on sale. Is this possible, if so how?
3
votes
1answer
578 views

How can I prevent skill gems from leveling up on console?

From Skill Gem on Wiki: Once a gem has enough experience to level up, it will stop gaining experience and a level–up icon will appear on the right of the screen and in the inventory menu. Left–...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

How to use saved disk game data on a different version of the same game?

I had an EA Sports FIFA 19 disk (CD) that I had bought after playing. There were a lot of saved games on it. Then the CD cracked because I dropped it. So I decided to purchase the same game on the PSN ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

ps4 controller wont connect [duplicate]

i have no controller connected to my ps4 i've tried everything resting the controller. I have tired using three other one still wont work. i need help trying to figure it out please.
2
votes
1answer
33 views

Which modes support local multiplayer and how to activate?

I am absolutely new to FIFA and it is my first multiplayer title for PS4. I want to play local multiplayer but I don't know how to start it or get there. I started a career and saw the screen where ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

How do I sync my ps4?

When I got my ps4 I couldn't create an account for some reason. I had 7 games on it. Now that I created my account, in my profile it says that I have only 2 games. How can I sync my profile with my ...
2
votes
0answers
26 views

When my PS4 turns off my controller turns off and when I reboot it, it can’t turn on

I was playing on my play station one day and it seemed fine. But then I came back the next day and my controller wouldn’t turn on or charge. I went and got a new one only for it to almost immediately ...
1
vote
0answers
76 views

I lost my game after doing a hard reset of my playstation

I had to do a hard reset of my PS4 and lost all of my data on my PlayStation. I had had Call of Duty Advanced Warfare downloaded to the PlayStation and now I cannot find it. I purchased it through the ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

PlayStation says I already have Playstation Plus but Overwatch says i don't

I have my own PSN account which was created on my mom's PS4 (not a sub account I’m over 18) and so I recently bought my own PS4. Without PlayStation plus from my mom I went to go purchase a ...
12
votes
2answers
6k views

If I sold a PS4 game I owned the disc for, can I reinstall it digitally?

I traded in my copy of overwatch and deleted the game. Would I be able to reinstall it from the library?
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Camera in Minecraft PS4

When I play Minecraft on PS4, I have to press the left button to change Camera View. Would it be possible to make it so that all I have to do is rotate the left stick around the character to change ...
-1
votes
1answer
132 views

Is this a gen 1 or gen 2 PS4 Controller?

So I bought this one a long time ago and I had forgotten if it is a gen 1 or 2 controller: Is it 1st gen or 2nd?
11
votes
1answer
2k views

Removing disk while game is suspended

On a Playstation 4, if you suspend a game (either by going into Rest Mode or by starting up another service such as Netflix), what happens if you eject the disk? Will the game remain suspended (such ...
3
votes
0answers
236 views

Can autosave be disabled in Metro Exodus on PS4?

Is there a way to disable autosave in Metro Exodus? I’ve looked through all of the game options and didn’t see anything obvious, just thought I’d check in case I missed something. I was in Caspian, ...
0
votes
1answer
254 views

Disk install currently stuck on “Install Progress: 34%” for a day now after prologue

So I recently got Far Cry 4 from EB Games and I was having fun with the prologue until it finished, which is when I tried to press "continue" but this message came up. It's been stuck like this for ...
4
votes
2answers
1k views

PS4 Fortnite expects me to have a mouse - where can I change this?

Today when I'm in Fortnite game type select or the lobby, a mouse pointer appears in the top left-hand corner and the controller doesn't work. I gave in plugged in a mouse and tried to find where the ...
3
votes
1answer
108 views

Overwatch downloaded from the store, what happens when I insert a game disc?

I downloaded Overwatch on my PS4 during the last Free Weekend, and the game itself has not been moved or deleted. Now that I have the Origins Edition on a Blu Ray, what is going to happen with the ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Backup HDD directly to new one (PS4 HDD upgrade)

I have a PS4 with 500gb HDD and I've purchased a new 1TB HDD to upgrade the capacity. According to the official Sony guide, If I want to backup everything (users, saves and installed games) I'd have ...
0
votes
1answer
242 views

Redownloading a game on new ps4

If I bought a game from psn say like gta. Then sold my ps4 and got a new one would I be able to download said game on my new system
4
votes
1answer
560 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
864 views

I cant connect my PlayStation account to my Mojang account, why?

Why am I unable to connect my PlayStation account to my Mojang account? I tried looking for solutions from YouTube videos and from the Mojang website.