It’s important to note that a primary PS4 can only be deactivated once every six months, but once deactivated, you can add a new primary device at any time. Visit Business Insider’s Tech Reference library for more stories.

What does primary account mean on PS4?

Activate your PS4™ system as your primary system, using your account. … Anyone who uses your primary PS4™ system can use applications you purchase from PlayStation™Store. Anyone who uses your primary PS4™ system can enjoy the benefits of your PlayStation┬«Plus subscription.

Can you Gameshare on PS4 without activating as primary?


Sharing your digital games, apps, and other downloads with your family and friends is possible with the Primary and Non-Primary Account feature of the PS4. There are text explanations of this if you Google it, but unfortunately they are quite hard to follow.

How do I share my PSN on PS5?


How to enable PS5 console sharing. PS5 Console Sharing and Offline Play is automatically enabled on the PS5 console you use to sign in to PlayStation™Network for the first time. Go to Settings > Users and Accounts > Other > Console Sharing and Offline Play.