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Questions tagged [psn]

PlayStation Network, often abbreviated as PSN, is an online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service for use with the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Portable, and PlayStation Vita systems.

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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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Are PlayStation trophies viewable publicly on the web?

Is there a way to view my trophy progress publicly on the internet without signing in to my account?
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Selling my ps3; is there a way to leave the digital purchases on the console but without use my PSN account?

I was planning to dismiss my ps3; although I have about 10 games that are digital only; that I did purchase on the PSN store. Since they are tied to my account, this means that I cannot leave the ...
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Can you swap online progress from one account to another?

I had a high rank on my girlfriend's account, but now have my own place and want to take my progress from her account to mine. Is this possible? Starting back from 0 doesn’t seem right, I had houses, ...
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Can multiple sub-accounts play online at the same time? [duplicate]

I just got the PS4. This subscription requirement is new to me. I like to play online games as do my 3 daughters and my son. Do you have you have to have multiple year subscriptions for online play so ...
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PS4 - disc and digital copy of the same game

I have a copy of Detroit: Become Human on disc and I have the digital deluxe edition, which was bought through the store. I had already played the disc version before buying the digital version. ...
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How do I make a second PSN Account?

I have a PS4 and two PS3's, my brother is playing on the PS4 while I try and watch Netflix on a PS3. It says I can't use another persons sign in ID (email address.) I have logged off all the other ...
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Sharing two PSN accounts problem

the I'll try to describe the problem I currently have with my account which I currently share with my friend. So I have a main account which is set to primary on my console which has a game. I logged ...
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PS4 games prompting to join PSN for family members?

I've just got a PS4 and set up local child profiles under family management for my kids. When they go to play Gran Turismo Sport it recognises they are a child account (screen says some settings may ...
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Does Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone Bundle work in a secondary PS4 account?

I share my PS account games with my girlfriend, without any problem at all. But i have doubt about Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone, because it is a free game with add-ons/DLC. Still, this ...
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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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Can I play an online game from one account if a second account has PS Plus?

I have black ops 3 as a free monthly game on an old account. I have a new account now but I'm never renewing my plus for the old account, I only ever use the new one. So if I renew for the new ...
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What is a PS4 bundle from 3rd party?

I'm new to PS4 console gaming. Recently I came through a guy who was selling digital PS4 titles for very less cheap rates. Like 4-5 games and they call it as game bundles. It almost has all the ...
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I have 2 PlayStation 4s. I want to keep my progress on a game on one and start from the beginning on another; will it let me?

If I have two PlayStation 4s and one has a game on it with a bunch of progress and I re-download that same game onto another PlayStation 4 (using my PSN account) will it still keep my progress I had ...
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How can I unclose my PSN account? [closed]

My PS4 was hacked recently and money was being taken out of it. I called PSN support and they closed my account. Now I can't get it unclosed. Help!
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Can I have multiple PSN accounts on PS4?

I have a PlayStation with my own account. My girlfriend wants to be able to play herself, and buy her own games without using my wallet or messing up my progress in my games, so we want to create a ...
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Will DLC work on my user on ps4?

My roommate has a PS4 with PS+ and downloaded Bloodborne, we have different users, and I play the game on my user but I want to buy the DLC, if I buy it will it work on my user with a different PSN ...
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Asking about psn membership discount and digital games

I downloaded Guilty Gear rev2 with the psn membership discount. My question is: if my subscription ever expires, will my digital download game be unusable? I only downloaded it because it has a ...
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Game sharing question

Scenario - I have bought a digital copy of a game via the PS Store. My brother has had access to my account and download the game so that he can play it (Told him not too) I have changed my password ...
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PSN and PS plus in Lebanon

i live in lebanon, if a put my region Lebanon in my PSN account, can i use a lebanese visa card to use PS plus and access store ? Or this service is not yet available in lebanon ? Thank you and i ...
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Migrating game progress to a new psn account

I want to completely delete my playstation network account due to the country established, so I want to create a new one. I have a game that I get for free on ps+, is there a way of migrating the game ...
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How can I download my chat history from PlayStation messages to a text file?

I would like to save the chat history of one of my PSN message chats to a text file, preferably including message timestamps and the usernames of who sent each message by the message. Is there a way ...
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Does it matter the region on psn?

I live in spain but I want to play online in English. When I put my region in Spain it only lets me put spanish as my language. So can I change the region to somewhere with English or would there be a ...
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Can you use a ps3 account for free ps+ on ps4

I read a thing were if you have a ps3 account you can use that account on ps4 to play online for free is this true?
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Query Regarding PS Plus and the Region issue

When I first got my PS4, I made an account, registered it in USA and started playing. A few weeks later, I made another PSN account on the same PS4 with region UAE this time. Will the PS Plus UAE ...
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Can I share games between two PS4 systems with the new Family account?

The PS4 5.00 software update adds family accounts, replacing sub accounts. On my iPhone, the family account means I can share apps with my family - I buy the apps, they can download for free. I ...
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Linking battle net account to psn

Now, with the Overwatch free weekend I downloaded Overwatch for PS4. In the store it seemed like it's Origin's edition. According to this answer I should get Origins edition cosmetics if I link it. ...
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Unlink Square Enix ID from PSN account

I want to try Final Fantasy XIV Online before buying it. So I downloaded the FFXIV free trial available on the PS Store for my PS4. When I installed and tried to play the game, I linked my PSN ...
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How can I choose to download the whole game at once instead of a small part that makes it playable?

For example, Just Cause 3's total size is 40GB, but it is downloading only the first 5GB to make the beginning of the game playable and then will keep downloading the remaining portion in the ...
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How do PSN accounts and primary console work? [closed]

I just ordered a PS4 Slim and was wondering how PSN and primary console accounts work. I'm a PC gamer and I've never really touched a console, I mainly bought this PS4 for my SO since she can ...
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If I purchase a PS4 console with online games already bought and want to use my own PSN account, will I lose the games?

I am buying a secondhand PS4 from someone and they have a PSN account that has purchased 20+ games with 6 months left on the online status. I want to know if I will lose the games after 6 months ...
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How do PSN levels work?

In PSN you are given a level. How does it work? How do I get XP? How much of that XP do I need to level up? Is there any advantage of being a high level PSN Account?
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PS4 Journey, finding the level select menu

I used to play Journey on the PS3. I recently purchased a PS4, and decided to play Journey again. While playing Journey on the PS3, I was able to hit the Select button in order to open a menu that ...
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can I sign into my PSN account on multiple devices?

I have my PS4 set up in my living room and just bought my friend's PS3 for my kids room so she can watch PS Vue. I tried changing the PSN email on the PS3 but it won't let me use my PSN email. Can I ...
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What happens to GTA online progress from PS3 to PS4?

Does your progress get reset or is it accessible on PS4 when you upgrade?
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Can you have more than one PSN or xbox account? [duplicate]

Could you get into trouble for having more than one account on either brand/console?
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Can you get banned for using a playstation plus trial from your primary account with other accounts?

So I have two PSN accounts and I was wondering if this can happen with even single players?
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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 download PlayStation 3 games for my PlayStation 4

I want to download a game on PlayStation store with my PlayStation 4 but I noticed it said "PlayStation 3" at the end of the chart. Does that mean that it can't be run on PlayStation 4 and I can't ...
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What happens to my demo game data if I buy it on different PSN account?

I have 2 different accounts from different countries on my PS4. I have downloaded the demo of Watch Dogs 2 on ACCOUNT1 and played it. Now, I want to buy it from the PlayStation Store on ACCOUNT2 on ...
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PS4 account shared among other users

My son shared his account to several players, those players made charges in to his account and credit card, so to whom these purchases are credited, to my son account or to the other players account?
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Share games between PSN users

It's been a while since I've bought games from the PSN store. In a lot of games' descriptions, I've seen a section that says "2-n Network players", where n is some larger number. Does this indicate ...
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Can I buy games off of the PS Store without being on the console?

I bought a PS4 Slim and I want to buy Battlefield 1 on PSN, but my PS4 hasn't arrived yet. Can I buy the game without using a physical console?
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Where have all the downloads gone?

I'm having trouble listing all my downloaded/purchased games/demos/extras. My "Downloads" list only lists the lasts 10/15 items I've purchased. If I search a game I see the "Purchased" icon and can ...
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Xbox like voice chat on PS4 [duplicate]

On Xbox live (X360 & X1) when you're in a Party you can talk and hear your party on the headset and other players in the game thru the TV. Is there a way to do this on PS4?
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Playstation Network Login Issues

when I first got a ps4 I immediately created a psn account and bought a couple of games on the store itself. Mortal Kombat XL, GTA V, Assassin's Creed IV, and Ratchet & Clank. These games are ...
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Can two people be logged into the same psn plus account at the same time and play different games online?

Can two ps4's (one mine and one my friends) share the same psn plus? For example, if I buy psn plus set it up with my account. Then can he log into my account on HIS PS4 and play online at the same ...
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Can a PS Plus subscription be used for two profiles?

My brother and I got a PS4. we created two separate profiles and found out that for online gaming, PS plus is required. We can buy a PS Plus subscription for a year but not sure if that subscription ...
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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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Transfering saves from one psn account to another (different regions)

I have one american psn account, which all my saves are in it. I'm creating another account with a different region and i want to transfer saves from one, to another. How do i do it? Do I just have to ...