Playstation: How do I connect my phone to my PS4?

A simple 5 step guide for solving this common Playstation problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

1
Be sure your PS4 and your mobile phone are both on the same WiFi network.
2
On your PS4, go to Settings > Playstation App Connection Settings > Add Device. The PS4 should show a code on the screen.
3
On your mobile phone, go into the Playstation app. Tap on the "Connect to PS4" option.
4
It will ask for a number. Enter the number the PS4 is showing on the TV in the app.
5
Once you do this, your PS4 and mobile phone's Playstation app should be paired and ready to use.
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After thousands of Playstation customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Playstation: How do I connect my phone to my PS4?; please in need help i put in my date and birth and its not working; Need all ps* systems under my sign in id to be deactivated; I put $**.** into my account via * $** redeem codes and never got the money for it.; My nba live ** is not letting me play all the game modes and it says I need to buy the full game and I already did; I've got scammed and I want my account back... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 5 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 16 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Playstation. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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