PlayStation Network is a digital platform designed so that all users of the various consoles of the PlayStation series, such as PS3, PS4 and PS Vita, can interact with each other. But do you know how to enter the PlayStation Store or the Network with a different PS4 than yours? In this article you will find out.
The PlayStation Store system allows users to connect over the internet through any of these gaming stations; Also allowing the possibility of download games, movies and also to download applications for PS4 , as well as chat with other players. Obviously this connection is possible only if the user is previously registered on the platform and registers every time he wants to enter the gaming network.
To log in to the PlayStation Network system , the user is required to define his own ID, in this case a valid email and password, which he must enter each time he wants to connect, unless he decides to save the data on the console to start the session automatically.
How to access the PlayStation Network from another PS4?
As mentioned, in order to enjoy the benefits of the PlayStation Network, or PSN as it is commonly known, you need to login every time you want to enter. But for this, you must first verify your PSN account , a very simple process.
This is very easy if we enter from our personal or usual console, where our user data can also be saved, for a faster start. The problem can occur when we want access our PSN account from another PS4 console where our access data is not logged.
Especially the inconvenience can come when the owner of the PS4 on which we want to access has saved his data to log in automatically.
In these cases, the first thing to do is to close the session of the usual user, to start a new session with his data. To close the current session, the following procedure must be followed:
- Step 1: Go to the section [Settings]>[Account Management]>[Logout] .
- Step 2: Long press the PS button to enter the quick menu, then select [Power]>[Exit PS4] .
It is important to note that if step 1 is not performed correctly, restarting the console will automatically reconnect with normal user data.
Once this procedure has been performed correctly, after restarting the game, we need to start a new session with our PSN ID and password, as follows:
- Step 1: Go up [Settings]>[Account Management]>[Sign In].
- Step 2: Enter our ID (email) for login, as well as password and select [Confirmation] .
It's so easy to access the Play Station Store or the network with another PS4 with your account data and enjoy all the benefits of the platform.
How to sign in to PSN with another PS4 with 2-step verification?
In order not to be victims of identity theft in our PSN account, the two-step verification system has been devised. This procedure involves one more step, in addition to those previously indicated to start the session from another PS4 console. Maybe this is because you can't access the PlayStation Network.
This system requires the user to enter, in addition to their ID (email) and password, a security code that after requesting it. It is sent via text message to the account holder via Smartphone, and to access it it must be typed in the appropriate box.
By following these simple tips you will be able to access your PSN account from any other PS4 device in order to enjoy the benefits of being a member of the global platform provided by PlayStation Network for all users of the different consoles belonging to the PlayStation range with Internet access.