How to easily access the PlayStation Store or the network with another PS4

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PlayStation Network is a digital platform designed so that all users of the different PlayStation series consoles, such as PS3, PS4 and PS Vita, can interact with each other. But do you know how to access the PlayStation Store or the Network with a PS4 other than yours? In this article you will find out.

The PlayStation Store system allows users to connect over the Internet via any of these gaming stations; also allowing the possibility of download games, movies and also to download PS4 applications, as well as chat with other players. Obviously, this connection is only possible if the user is previously registered on the platform and logs in every time he wants to join 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 e-mail and password, which you will have to enter every time you want to connect, unless you decide to save the data on the console to automatically start the session.

How to access PlayStation Network from another PS4?

As mentioned, to enjoy the benefits of PlayStation Network, o PSN as it is commonly known, you need to start a session every time you want to join. But for that, you need to verify your PSN account first, a very simple process.

This is very easy if we enter from our personal or usual console, in which our user data can also be saved, for a faster start. The problem can occur when we want enter al our PSN account from another PS4 console where our startup data is not recorded.


Especially the inconvenience can come when the owner of the PS4 we want to access has saved their data to automatically start your session.


In these cases, the first thing to do is to close the normal user session, to start a new session with your data. To close the current session, you need to follow the following procedure:

  • Step 1: Go to the section [Settings]> [Account Management]> [Exit].
  • Step 2: Press and hold the PS button to enter the quick menu, then select [Power]> [Quit PS4].

It is important to note that if step 1 fails, restarting the console will automatically reconnect to the normal user data.

Once you have successfully performed this procedure, after restarting the game, we need to start a new session with our PSN ID and password, as follows:

  • Step 1: Go to the section [Settings]> [Account Management]> [Login].
  • Step 2: Enter our ID (email) for the start of the session, as well as the password and select [Confirmation].

It is so easy to enter the Play Station Store or Network with another PS4 with your account data and enjoy all the benefits of the platform.

How to log into 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 an extra step, in addition to those previously indicated, to start the session from another PS4 console. Perhaps this is related to why you can't access PlayStation Network.


This system requires the user to enter, in addition to their ID (e-mail) and password, a security code after requesting it. It is sent via SMS to the account holder via Smartphone, which must be entered in the appropriate box in order to access it.


By following these simple tips, you will be able to log into your PSN account from any other PS4 device to enjoy the benefits of being a member of the global platform provided by PlayStation Network for all users of the various consoles belonging to the PlayStation range with Internet access.

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