First, you have to download the official PS4 Remote Play software. The most convenient way to do it is to set up automatic downloads, allowing your games to update in the background or while your PS4 is in standby mode. ImmortalityV 5 years ago #1. Can't seem to find out how. captsplatter_1 5 … To download a game you haven’t yet purchased (or previously downloaded, if the game is free), find the game in the PlayStation Store here. Format a USB HDD on the PS4 as Extended Storage and then install or move the games to that. On the PS4 go to Settings > Devices > USB Storage Devices > Select Your USB Drive > Format As Extended Storage Prepare Your PS4 Also the external USB isn't being recognized by the PS4. Just curious. Files downloaded from the PlayStation Network can be accessed by navigating through the PlayStation 3’s Xmedia bar. USB Port; Installing and Setting Up the Software. User Info: captsplatter_1. This software will allow you to play any PS4 game on your computer. I don't have any extra usb 3.0s laying around so this is better for me and I think if you have 1 gb ethernet on the computer it still saves a little time because you still gotta transfer the file to the usb (or most people do) and then transfer it to the PS4. Fortunately, updating your PS4 games is easy. The network allows users to download movies, music, pictures and games directly onto the PlayStation 3. Launch the app after installing it and sign in with the same PlayStation Network account you use on your PlayStation 4. If you are downloading this software now, you will have the most recent upgrades. And USBs are pretty universal. Note: the process of downloading games outlined in this article only pertains to digital copies of the game.If you have a physical copy, you’re going to need to stick the disc in the console to start the download/install process. Select Notifications from the PS4 function area, highlight the update file and press the OPTIONS button > Delete. PS4 Games and Homebrew. Connect a USB flash drive to a computer with enough to hold the PS4 OS file; Download the software from the PlayStation website - PS4 Website; Scroll to ‘Perform a New Installation of the System Software’ Click ‘Download Now’ Create a folder on the USB drive call PS4 - Must be all caps But in general, as a miniature of the ordinary external hard drive, these little USB sticks offer nice advantages to their users, that are: Too lightweight, tiny and portable. The advantages of using a USB stick on PS4 varies according to the purpose you want the USB stock for. If you experience multiple failed downloads, please update the PS4 system software using a USB. This is the easiest and most simple method. Install the OS. Next, select Settings > System Software Update. One of the cool things about 360 was that they eventually let you install games to USB bypassing the proprietary memory crap. I mean most games are taking me 10-12 minutes to install for like a 37 gb game. 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