How do I save my progress or game data from PS4 to USB stick and PSPlus?

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PS4 is the queen of the consoles of this latest generation that is about to leave, this title is won thanks to the functions I implement, such as video editing in ShareFactory, and precisely for one of those characteristics is that this guide was created, in so that you learn how to save my progress or game data from PS4?

There is nothing more important than learning how to save your game data, as with that you make sure you always have one backup copy in case your console is damaged, or you need to restore factory defaults, even with a copy you can play your saves on a friend's PS4.



Before getting started, it should be noted that all the processes that will be explained below were provided by the Sony company itself on its official website, so you shouldn't worry about your console getting damaged.

How do I save my game progress or PS4 data with PSPlus?

Now, to get started with the topic and learn as soon as possible how to save my progress or game data from the PS4, the first thing to keep in mind is that since there are several ways to save the data, today this tutorial will be divided into several parts.

The number one process you will be shown to save data is through the use of PSPlus. To do this you have to go to "Settings" of your console, in this section there will be several options that you can choose, select "Management of saved application data".

This action will redirect you to a section where you will see many more selections, this time choose the one called "Data saved in system memory", then you will have two more options, press "Upload to online memory".



With this, a list of games that you can load will appear (they will all appear), there you can choose to load them one by one or all at the same time. To do the first you have to press the game in question, and within its section select the "Load" button.

In case you want to upload everything to your online storage at once, press the "Select all" option found in the games menu, then click "Upload", so that everything is uploaded and saved to your PSPlus.

Save progress to USB

With the above and it's clear how to save my progress or game data from PS4 to PSPlus, now is the time to see how to make a save or copy to USB.

If you want to achieve this, go back to the previous section (data saved in the system memory) and there select the option » Copy USB storage device », doing so will open a list with all the games.

To copy them you just have to select them, and once you are inside their personal sections, press the «Copy» button, with this they will be copied automatically.


In case you want to copy everything at the same time, press «Select all» and then «Copy »And everything will be transferred to your USB, make sure you have enough space.

And voila, with the latter, you already know everything you need to be able to save my progress or game data from the PS4. However, before leaving you should look for other guides so that you continue to enrich your knowledge on this fantastic console, for example you can learn how to delete data from the other folder on PS4, so to have more space and allocate it to your favorite games ..


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