Users' questions

How do you make your PSN account a master account?

How do you make your PSN account a master account?

If you are logging into a Sub Account on an existing PS4, you must go to [Settings] > [PlayStation Network/Account Management] > [Account Information] > [Upgrade Your Account]. Press [Continue]. Note that you cannot revert to a Sub Account once it has been upgraded to a Master Account.

How do I make my account the main account on PS4?

Each player can have one PS4 console activated as the primary PS4 console for their account.

  1. Go to Settings > Account Management > Activate as Your Primary PlayStation 4.
  2. Select Activate.

What is a PSN master account?

Master account: The standard account for using PLAYSTATION®Network. A master account can be created by a registered user of a specified age or older. Master account holders can adjust settings such as monthly spending limits or restrictions on voice / video chat for associated sub accounts.

How do I make my PS4 account a parent account?

Sign in to your PS4 system as the family manager and go to Settings > Parental Controls/Family Management > Family Management. Select Add Family Member > Create User. Enter the child’s name and date of birth, then click Next.

How do I change my child’s account to a parent account on PS4?

Create a new local user on the PS4 system. The first time the new user logs in to the PS4 system, they’ll be able to create their own PSN account.

How do I change the default user on PS4?

To automatically log in when you turn on the PS4™ system, set a checkmark in [Login Settings] > [Log In to PS4 Automatically]. If there are multiple users registered to the PS4™ system, the most recent user who enables this setting will be automatically logged in.

How do I upgrade to master account on PS4?

How to Upgrade from Sub Account to PS4 Master account. As soon as a child turns 18, there will be a notification in their PSN account for Upgrading to an Adult Family Member. Just go to Settings > Account Management > Account Information > Upgrade Your Account.

How do I delete my master account on PS4?

You can do this as follows:

  1. Head into Settings > Login Settings > User Management > Delete User on your console.
  2. Select the primary PS4 account you want to delete.
  3. The PS4 will ask that you initiate your console.
  4. Let the reset process finish.
  5. You can now add a new account or log in to an existing account on your PS4.