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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.

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Doesn’t say I finished the game

I have got to the glass desert, done all of the oasises and got to the broken portal with the message but I didn’t get the achievement for finishing the game. Anyone know why?
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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 ...
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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?
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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–...
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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 ...
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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.
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One profile accessed on two ps4 systems? [duplicate]

Can you access the same profile and advances from other ps4 systems?
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Can you play a game of another ps4 account? [duplicate]

I got a game of my friend by setting his account as primary but then his other friend set the account as primary and the first friend said I won't be able to play the game I got since his account isn'...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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
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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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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.
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How do I set up districts in Cities: Skylines on the PS4

So, I've been trying to set up some industrial districts, and can't figure out how. I go into the districts tab, scroll over to the industrial section, and select a district type, and that's as far as ...
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Transfer PS4 Plus subscription to another account?

My daughter bought a PS4 Plus subscription last night but was on her fathers profile. Reading rules says no refund. I wondered if she could transfer or just rename his profile to hers because she's ...
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Can somebody sign into my account even if I have it as primary

I recently gameshared with a friend and I no longer want him using my account anymore, so I told him de-activate the account as primary and I activated it as primary instead. He probably still has it ...
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Is it possible to play Metal Gear Solid 4 on Playstation 4?

I got the disc of Metal Gear Solid 4 from a friend. I know that it is not possible to play PS3 discs on PS4. However, to my surprise, I also saw that Metal Gear Solid 4 is not available on PS Now, nor ...
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Is Ark: Survival Evolved a couch coop game?

My wife and I love to play coop games. We are considering getting ARK: Survival evolved, as we have have heard that it has a couch co-op mode, but we are not 100% sure. Can someone please confirm ...
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I have tamed an ocelot in 1.14 for PS4, but I can’t get it to follow me

I’ve tamed a few ocelots so far, but I can’t get them to follow me back home. Has anyone figured anything out? Google wasn’t any help on the issue.
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can I use the same Minecraft account in my ps4 to my laptop ?? :) [duplicate]

I bought Minecraft last time in my ps4 not the CD but the one on playstation store so what I wanna ask u if it is possible that I can use the same Minecraft on my MacBook Pro?? :)
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Controller only connects to PC as an audio device

My Dualshock 4 used to work perfectly fine and had been until yesterday. I would plug it into my PC and play, no problem. But now my PC only recognizes the controller as an audio device and not a game ...
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Is there a benefit from using a dock to charge wireless controllers

I now have a PS4 with a wireless controller. Is there a compelling reason to use a charging station, other than aesthetics?
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Split 20$ PSN gift card between 2 accounts

I have 2 accounts on my ps4. One for me and one for my brother. If I buy a 20$ PSN gift card, will I be able to put 10$ in my psn account balance and another 10$ in my brother's account?
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Plus Subscription HELP

I have 2 accounts on my ps4. The 1st account is the account that has had the Plus membership. That membership has expired. On that same account I purchased little big planet 3 for free. I created a ...
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Colors on PS4 remotes

Kind of a dumb question but I've been wondering about this for a while, what determines the color of the bar on PS4 remotes, what do they mean? Just curious.
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PS4 controller won't connect after connecting to PC [duplicate]

I connected my PS4 controller to my PC and I tried going back on to my console but when I press the button, the sensor light keeps flashing. I pressed reset and also pressed the PS button and share ...
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1.14 PS4 Minecraft cannot tame ocelot [duplicate]

I can take the cats that are already non-ocelot (Cats in villages or witch hut) but when I try to tame the ocelots I stay still, and they come to me and I feed them like normal but after 2-3 fish, it ...
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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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If a game is offered for free on Playstation Now, how do I just buy it instead?

I just got a PS4, and I was thinking of downloading Katamari Forever off the Playstation Store. I see that it's free for PS Now subscribers, but I don't want to start a subscription - I just want to ...
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PS4 Game sharing shared game

Lets say that FRIEND_1 is sharing his account with FRIEND_2 and FRIEND_2 has now full access to all downloads of FRIEND_1. The question is, can FRIEND_2 share his account with FRIEND_3 so that ...
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What do I do if my dual shock controller has two circle buttons? [closed]

My SCUF VANTAGE gaming controller for the PS4 has two circle buttons instead of the usual △ ◯ ✕ □. How can I fix this?
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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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I have a ps4 and I just got it. I have entered a redeem code wrong to many times. How long till I can redeem my codes again

please help me I need to know asap. I have looked up how long it takes but I cant seem to find out. I lost my code and I tried to enter it because I thaught i could remember it and I entered it to ...
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can ps4 minecraft join with pc minecraft

I want to play Minecraft but there is one controller. I do have a pc as well. so can I play pc and ps4 Minecraft?
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Transfering Items to Another Account On PS4 [duplicate]

Can you transfer items that you already bought on a PS4 account to another PS4 account? The accounts are in the same console, and I need to know how.