How to easily create and verify a PlayStation Network account on PS4

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If this is the first time you have your PS4 and access it, you need to configure the settings. After that, select the option "User 1", then choose "Next". Now, if this is your first time using PlayStation Network, click "Create account" e also select the option "Sign in Now".

Next you need to follow all the instructions that appear on the screen, it is very likely that you need to update your system software. But don't worry as your PS4 will automatically update it when you connect to the internet.

Creating and verifying your PlayStation Network account is very simple

To perform this procedure, you need to perform the following steps, in this order: when you turn on your PS4, select "New user" followed by "create a user". Likewise, you must follow all the instructions that appear specified on the screen to be able to associate it with the account.

Remember that you cannot enter false information, because you would be committing a violation of PSN's terms of service and will not be able to recover your account in the future.

Likewise, it must be created an ID local where you need to add your name and surname; Remember that the online ID is the public name that the rest of the users will see.

Then you can configure the sharing, friends and messages settings which are located on three screens. Also, if you are a minor, the creation process will remain up to this point and you will need to ask for the help of an adult to log in with your account and in this way you can authorize access to Your PSN.

Another alternative is play offline until you complete this step, all you need to do is read and accept the terms of the services offered by PSN. You should also check your inbox because a verification message is sent, in many cases you can find the message in the spam folder.

In case the message doesn't appear, you can request assistance or you can request that the email be resent with the verification link. With these simple steps and after verification you will have created your account on PlayStation Network.

Enable two-step verification

You can perform two-step verification to make sure that only you can log into your PlayStation Network account. In this way you will avoid the inconvenience of third parties who want to make unwanted departures.

Likewise, every time you log into yours console PS4, you will automatically receive a code via an SMS that you will have to enter after your login ID along with your password. For this reason, if you are not the only user using the console, it is recommended that you turn on verification. You can also log into the PlayStation Store or the Network with another PS4

Remember that you need to have your Login ID details in addition to your password before activating XNUMX-Step Verification. For this reason we will explain in detail how to create this verification.

First you need to go up "Settings" look for the option "Account management", then “Account Information” and finally click on “Security”. So you need to log into your account if you have logged out. Select the option "Two-step verification", then click "configure now".

Then you have to add your mobile number, remember that this will be the number that the verification via sms will arrive at. Then after adding the number you will get a code, enter it in the PS4 console.

Then a message is sent to your mobile to verify the activation, also in the next screen you will see that the two-step verification has been activated.

Finally, we hope this article was helpful to you, however we would like to know Can you create and verify your PlayStation Network account? Leave us your answer in the comments.

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