How to hide games in PS4 library from users to prevent them from seeing what I play

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If you are a Playstation user and are interested in learning how to hide your video games from both the library and the feed, then you are in the right place. Next we will show you a short guide which contains all the steps required to learn a hide games in PS4 library and activity feed to prevent other users from seeing what you are playing while you are online.

Steps to hide games in PS4 library from users to prevent them from seeing what I play

In this first section you will learn how hide games in the PS4 library so quick and easy. You simply have to follow to the letter all the steps that we will show you below so that you do not have any kind of inconvenience.



  • To start, you need to turn on the PS4 console correctly and on the main screen you need to enter the “Library” option.
  • In case you don't frequently frequent the games you have saved in your library, chances are this is at the very end of the installed apps list which is on the home screen, meaning that to find it you simply have to swipe right of everything .
  • Then, when you have entered the library, go to the left side of the screen where you will see a column which has several sections. Here you have to select the option that says “Purchased” and so you can see all the applications and games that you have obtained tramite l'abbonamento PlayStation Plus.

  • Basically this list is where you can hide any games you don't want other users to see. So, for this you have to select the game you want to hide and press the “Options” button on the PS4 controller.
  • Now you will see that a small menu appears with different actions that you can perform and then select the option that says Do not show the purchased content item.

How to hide PS4 games in the activity feed to prevent them from seeing what I play

Next, in this new section we will show you all the steps you need to follow to hide PS4 games in the Activity Feed to prevent them from seeing what I play. Without a doubt, it's a very simple process that won't take five minutes to complete smoothly.



  • First you need to go to your profile menu on the main screen and go to the game library.
  • Now you need to select the game you want to hide and press the "Options" button on the PS4 controller.
  • Then select the “Hidden games settings” option and you will see a new window pop up.
  • To continue, simply select the “Hidden Games for PS4” option and choose the games you want to hide from the activity feed to prevent other users from seeing what you are playing while online.
  • Finally, we remind you that when hide a video game from the activity feed, you will only be able to see it from your profile. However, other users who see your profile will not be able to access any information about the PlayStation 4 games you have hidden.

Another method to hide the activity log

In case you don't know, it's possible access hidden games from the option "Privacy Settings", for this it is necessary access the PS4 settings menu with your profile.


Then, to enter this section you simply need to select the 'Toolbox' icon located in the main menu right next to the trophies. You can also click Ellipse icon found in the 'Status' menu.

Finally, we remind you that before entering the 'Privacy Settings' section, you must enter the secret password you use to access your main Playstation Network account.


Finally, when you have entered the privacy settings, you have to scroll down the menu, select the option that says “Hidden Games” and then you will be redirected to the source of the activity.

That's all for today! If this post was helpful to you, remember to share it with all your friends who have a PS4, as this information may be of interest to them.


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