Have you ever skilled this bug in your PS5? (Pic: Sony)
Sony has offered an answer to a PS5 situation that made it close to unattainable for house owners to obtain their video games.
Final week, not lengthy after the PlayStation 5’s preliminary launch in sure areas, some house owners started reporting that that they had encountered a rather nasty bug.
The bug in query would stop video games from downloading, basically trapping them in a bizarre limbo that made the console concurrently suppose you had and hadn’t bought the sport.
At first, the one resolution for this was to carry out a manufacturing unit reset, however since this deletes all the pieces off the PlayStation 5 and successfully makes it as in the event you simply received it out of the field, it wasn’t a really perfect resolution.
Nonetheless, Sony has now addressed the problem and the answer is to replace the console to the most recent system software program after which begin the PlayStation 5 in Secure Mode.
To do that, that you must press and maintain the facility button that turns the console on, however not let go till you hear a second beep.
As soon as it’s on, select to rebuild database, which merely reorganises and freshens the techniques recordsdata with out deleting something, and the problem ought to be resolved.
Whereas the issue doesn’t seem like plaguing everybody (we by no means skilled the problem on our PlayStation 5), it’s clearly pretty frequent if Sony has needed to step in and acknowledge it.
The PlayStation 5 is accessible now (within the sense that it’s formally launched, there’s at present zero inventory at any retailers although).
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