Know How To Activate Your PS3/PS4 Game Code

By Veena on October 7, 2018 Tutorial with No Comments

 

 

We’ve got for you a simple and easy to understand steps in how to activate your PS3/PS4 game code.

* Do make sure that your PlayStation 4 is connected to the internet.


How to activate your game code using a temporary account from the seller.

 

1. A temporary log-in and password will be given to you by the seller, use that as a temporary account on PS3/PS4.

2. You will be using this temporary account to download the game directly to your PS3/PS4 console.

   

3. As you connect with the given log-in details by the seller, configure it to be the main account. To do this deactivate your primary account first then switch the temporary account and make that your primary account.

   

4. You should now see the game in your download list and can download the game from your temporary account.

   

5. After downloading the complete game, log-out of the temporary-set-as-primary account and then log-in to your personal PSN account.

   

6. Repeat step 3 in order to configure our account as the primary account.

 

And with that, you are now able to download the game unto your personal account.

 

How to activate your game code using your personal account.

 

1. Log-in to your personal account to log-in or if you don’t have one yet register for a PSN account (go to www.sonyentertainmentnetwork.com for more information).

 

2. Log in to your PlayStation 4 using your PlayStation®Network

   

3. Go to PlayStation®Network then to Account Management.

   

4. Click on Redeem Codes – and a pop-up screen will appear. Add the game code on the allotted space.

   

5. Once you have entered the game code follow the steps on screen to redeem the game.

   

6. Click on Continue once you have entered the code.

 

7. Click on Confirm in order to accept the Terms of Service.

 

8. Click on Continue to finish the code redemption.

*It is very important to note that you must disconnect from the temporary account of the seller and have your personal account set as the primary account of your PS4.


How to activate your game code via the PlayStation App (iOS/Android)

  1.  On your phone, go to the PlayStation®App (Check https://www.playstation.com/en-us/explore/ps4/app/ for details).
  2. Log in with your existing PSN account or open a new PlayStation Network (PSN) account.
  3. Tap on the PS Button at the bottom of the screen of the app menu and select the Redeem Codes icon.
  4. Select Continue once on the Redeem Codes screen.
  5. You can do this two ways. You can either enter the code manually or use your on-screen camera to scan the voucher code numbers on the computer screen or printed material.
  6. Tap on continue to complete the code redemption.

How to redeem codes on your web browser for PC devices

  1. Go to http://account.sonyentertainmentnetwork.com.
  2. Make a PSN account or if you already have on existing one log in to that.
  3. Click on Redeem Prepaid Card.
  4. Enter the code and select Continue.