Tricks and essential tips that all owners of PlayStation 4 should know
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By Admin - June 12, 2017 12:32 am   1   1313   0

If you ve been owner of a PS4 from the release or the newly elected one, there are a lot of features and hidden options that may not be aware of that can gravement improve your gaming experience. We have responded to the most common question about the PlayStation 4 in this guide at hand to ensure that you get the most out of your Sony console.

How is it put in PS4 sleep mode?


The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know


First, go to settings > power-saving settings > set functions available in break mode and select the options that you want to use. Power supply to ports USB allows you to keep the load any drivers that are connected when the console is turned off, while staying connected to the Internet will allow your PS4 to download files update and content for their games are ready to play when he returns and load data saved in the storage online. If you choose to keep suspended application, can jump backwards in the application or game and continue from where you left off. Once - having at least one of these selections press the power button on the PS4, select on in the home screen, or press and hold the PS button on the controller and select on in the quick menu to enter sleep mode. You will know that it is activated as the bar light (original model) or power button (Slim / Pro models) will turn orange.

How do I load PS4 controller that last longer?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

Passing through settings > devices > drivers, can reduce the brightness of DUALSHOCK 4 Bright Light Bar (standard) from Media Golden Sun, qui may help extended charging. Configuration aussi vous pouvez > energy saving settings > set time shuts off up to drivers and select the time you want, so if you're watching a program or away from your PS4, while has been turned then the controller turns off automatically while it is idle to stop the battery consumption.

Use headphones / earphones with PS4?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

MOST for headsets and headphones, just plug ' em in making jack of 3.5 mm on the driver. If you want all the sound, rather than simply chat, go to the headphone / headset and hold the PS button to access the quick menu and select sound / devices > output Headphones > all Audio. If the handset works on optical audio then, connect to the port (optical) digital output on the back of the PS4 and are going to order. However, Delgado PS4 console does not come with a digital output (optical) port, so you will have to use an adapter designed both for its specific gold general headphone adapter, audio converter.

How can I download games from PS4?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

To download games, select PlayStation Store icon to the left of the screen start then either browse or search the titles that interest you. There are a lot of demos and downloads free other devices to test, order if you want to buy games any time you will have to register a bank card does not apply to your account or shop credit to redeem a code. If you have purchased this product year but not loaded it into your PS4, you can access it entering the library on the main screen then, choosing to buy from the menu on the left. If your PS4 is in sleep mode (see above), then you can send the file remotely. Use the PlayStation Store on the link of the application of PlayStation or visit the PlayStation Store on a computer then, click on your account and choose the download list. This will display all the items available in your account, with the most recent first, then simply press download your PS4 to em discharge in the console, ready for when you return to the same.

What does "Cross-Buy", "Cross-Save" and "Cross-Play" mean?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

These are all terms potentially could contre Watch games from the PlayStation Store. "Cross-Buy" means the grouping if you buy the game that you can access it on multiple platforms, and PS4, PS3 PS Vita. "Cross-Save" means the group can transfer among them different platforms of their game saved progress, and "Cross-Play" means that players from grouping on different platforms can interact with each other.

How do I put PS4 in safe mode?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

To enter safe mode, it is necessary to turn off the PS4 for full call (not in sleep mode) and then press and hold the power button for about 7 seconds that you hear a second beep. Connect a controller with the USB cable to access the menu for safe mode, where you - have a number of options, including restoring the default settings, the reconstruction of the data base, and initialize the PS4. Note that some user options thesis may - have a serious impact on the console, including the complete loss of data, so bitter that you know what you are doing and have backups right before using the safe mode.

How can I upgrade the firmware PS4?

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You duties will automatically receive a notification in the PS4 when a new firmware update is available, at the point that can either qui follow the link from the notification or go to settings > system software update to set the process in motion. For large updates, you will not be ble to go online until you have completed the update, so it is best to do it as soon as possible. If it is necessary to update the firmware of the objective can not connect to the Internet your PS4 for any reason, then, can download it on a USB drive and install rather than Milky. Visit the PS4 system software update site then scroll down to update through a computer and follow the process that appears there.

How can I check the amount of available space on HDD PS4?

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Go through Setup > system storage management for an overview of what is stored on the hard disk PS4 and the amount of space available free. If you are running out of space below, you can eliminate some elements through this screen, applications of picking, Capture Gallery, the saved data, issues of gold, then hit options selection and choose Delete to get qui dispose of cheerful. Remember that deleting any games or applications, you can re-download them at any point in the library > purchased recover em.

Hard how disk replacement PS4?

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If you are using the PS4 original hard drive then just have 500 GB of space to play, or maybe 1 TB if - have a newer model. Either way, if you - have a lot of games then Entonces will not take a long time to completely fill it in Call, the objective of the good news is that you can easily replace the PS4 with a larger hard drive. The replacement hard disk must be a 2.5-inch hard disk SATA II running at 5,400 rpm and less not more than 9.5 mm thick - for suggere options, check out our best hard drives for the PS4. With the new unit on hand, only a small Phillips screwdriver is needed to carry out the replacement, and that is not opening the console completely the flames will not void the warranty. For the entire process, follow our guide of how to upgrade PS4 on the hard drive to the original model of the console, or how to replace and upgrade your PS4 Pro disk hard to Pro Slim models and.

How to transfer data from one to another the comments PS4?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know

 If you are replacing your PS4 or upgrade to a PS4 Pro, can transfer data from your old console through save having to download and install everything again. For that, either connect the two PS4s each other through an Ethernet cable or a single connect the two through Ethernet cables to the sami route, then go to settings > system > data transfer from other PS4 in the new console and follow the instructions that appear on the screen. For more information, see our full guide on how to transfer happy to your PS4.

Do I do the exchange of game PS4?

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To play bought happy there PS4, it is necessary to have initiated session account PSN that bought it online and connected. This means that the group can access your account you have as many as you want to use your happy, PS4s only purpose can be to your account can not connect online in more than one console at the same time. However, you can define one as the primary PS4 console for your PSN account, go to settings > PlayStation Network / account management > activate its primary as PS4. PS4 ounce is set as primary for your account, can play purchased this happy while aussi offline, and access that is happy to any other account PSN in that console. For example, if a PS4 is set as the main account for A, B and C then account account can log in aussi that PS4 and the use of the account a purchased this happy.

Can I change my user name for PSN?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

The short answer is: no. Currently, once you have chosen your name of user who is stuck with it, and although it is one of the most requested features PSN, Sony are likely offering this option soon anytime. So think carefully before choosing a name online and try to choose something timeless that won't be embarrassing in the coming years. In the PS4 itself, you can choose to show your real name instead of username for PSN. To do this, access settings > PlayStation Network / account management > privacy settings and select the relevant options.

Do I need a subscription to play games online?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

Almost all games, requires a subscription to PlayStation Plus to play on line. You can subscribe through the PlayStation Store or through the purchase of a code to redeem, as well as the release and the game online, aussi get six free games a month (at least two) on PS4 and 10 GB of storage in line for his saves PS4. To see how much tiempo-restante they have current subscription to PlayStation Plus, on the main screen it goes through PlayStation more > manage membership > subscription then check the next dates to the expire.

How can I keep my PlayStation Plus games free?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

Each month, subscribers receive six games free PlayStation plus qui are yours forever, if it remains attached to the goal of service you need to claim on your account of thesis dans le month otherwise go to revert back to its original price. In fact it is not necessary to download the ' MS to do this, however, can have place of that can go through PlayStation Plus > monthly games of PlayStation Plus and add them to your library, or find ' em in the PlayStation Store and complete your free ' purchase 'the goal items choose not to download' EM. At any time after this, you can access through them library > acquired from the home screen.

How to upload saved in PS4 PlayStation Plus online storage?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

If your PS4 is set as primary for your PSN account (with a subscription to PlayStation Plus), then will be charged automatically games saved to online storage data. To check the status of this gold disable it for some games, go to settings > already saved information management > Auto-raise. Management of stored data menu aussi can manually load / discharge data for the game of online storage or transfer to / from a USB storage device.

Can I use PS4 as a media server?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

To use the PS4 as a media server, will first have to download the Media Player application on your console Yes has done, be qui peut located in the PlayStation Store. Then, install the software as Universal Media Server on your computer and configure it for making your folders available on your home network. Now all you need to do is open the Media Player application on the PS4 and homework folders Media Server seem to be ready to transmit on your console.

Is PS4 compatible with previous versions? Can you play PS3 PS4 games?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

PS4 is not compatible which means that you cannot use discs from previous consoles to access their old games, however there are still options to play Ms. PlayStation now allows you to transmit a wide range of PS3 games for a monthly subscription fee, and there are a growing number of PS1 and PS2 remasters available on the PlayStation Store. Note If that was the property of theses games will still have to buy em again, and save the data is not transferable from their old systems.

Play PS4 DVD and CD?

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PS4 will not play DVD and exclusive to HD em, however you cannot play CD in the console. To avoid this, convert CD tracks to MP3 is a computer, then transfer em on a USB drive and connect it to the PS4 to access them through the media player. The application of Spotify est disponible PS4 for music streaming.

Do you have the support to PS4 4 K?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

The original thin PS4 PS4 and resolutions of support up to 1080 p, the only goal PS4 Pro is compatible with 4K of output. The PS4 Pro will not play 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray discs, however you can see the 4K video on PS4 Pro with Netflix, Amazon, and YouTube.

How can I configure PS4 distance?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

To use PS Vita distance was, make sure that has the latest firmware installed then, run the PS4 link of the application on the handheld. Then go to settings > remote play connection settings > add device in their PS4 to find an eight-digit code should be introduced in qui PS Vita to connect the two systems. Once you are synchronized, you can control your PS4 PS Vita and play games on the laptop screen. How can aussi remote to access your PS4 via a PC or Mac. You will need to install the application on your computer, then configure and synchronize your PS4 with her - for complete instructions, refer to our guide on how to configure PS4 use remote for PC and Mac.

How to use the button share PS4?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

As a rule, the share in the PS4 controller button is configured to access the menu to share with a short press, or having to take a screenshot. However, is not the best configuration to take rapid images while playing, so it can be changed by going to this percentage either then select sharing and transmission or through configuration setup menu > share and broadcasts from the home screen, then change to SHARE control of Standard type button screenshots Easy. In this menu you can choose aussi to save images in JPEG or PNG screenshot configuration, and decide if the microphone audio duties are included in the video clips (for example, wants to record voice-overs) through the settings to share audio.

How I reproduce PS4 game?

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To begin issuing the game playing PS4, access the share menu by pressing or holding the Share button (see above) and then choose Broadcast game. You will need to set up an account with Twitch, YouTube, Dailymotion or if don't already of for having one, and for more information you can read our complete guide on how Livestream.

How applications of Exchange PS4 between Me quickly?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

Always the PS button on the PS4 controller you can press to return to the home screen and different applications of exchange between, the goal if the button is pressed twice PS you can quickly swap between them two applications more recently. This means that the grouping is can jump directly from your PS4 game to the list of Internet browser-gold trophy, for example, without having to go to the home screen.

How can I see the hidden trophies PS4?

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Through selection of trophies in the main screen after choosing a game, you can see the list of trophies available for that along with its rarity. If you want to find additional information is Top hidden trophy, then select it and press Square to show the hidden qui information reveals the name and the description of ICT. If you have early access to a game, may not be reliable for list trophy if not-Sony have done live on their servers - however, if your Internet connection is disabled through configuration > network > connection to Internet [untick] and then select trophies from the home screen, you will get the option to view information stored in PS4 Trophy , and if selected you should be ble to view the complete list of trophies.

What information can I more top view for the PS4 games?

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If highlight a game on the main screen then click on the options button, you get a number of options that include checking for updates to see if a patch is available, history of update read the notes of the previous patches, and information to show how much hard drive space of the game is using, when it was the last updated version of the same and what is on.

What I do if PS4 is overheating?

The essential tricks and tips that all PlayStation 4 owners need to know 

If your PS4 is getting very hot and the fan is making lots of noise, then it most likely is clogged with est qui powder, which prevents the circulation of the air inside to cool the components correctly. To resolve this, you can use a can of compressed air to spray the winds around the PS4 and push the dust - be careful not to shake the container or tilt it at an angle since this could condensate liquid due to enter in the console. If the overheating is still a problem then your PS4 can be separated to remove dust on the inside, however, this will void the warranty so go only if you are sure of your skills.



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