Privacy Settings

Select [PSNSM] > [Privacy Settings].

Sharing Your Experience

Activities

Set which of your activities are viewable, and set the group of players who can view them.

Trophies

Set the players who can see your trophies. You can also specify for each game whether to show trophies.

Connecting with Friends

Friend Requests

Set the players from whom you can receive Friend requests.

Friends of Friends

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to the close Friends of your close Friends. Your real name and profile picture will appear in the Friends lists of your close Friends, making it easier for others to find you. (A close Friend is a Friend who has accepted a real name request.)

Search

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to other players who find you by searching.

Players You May Know

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to other players, as a player they may know.

Managing Your Friends and Messages

Friends

Set the players who can see your Friends list.

Friend Requests

Set the players from whom you can receive Friend requests.

Games

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to close Friends during games. Screenshots or video clips that your close Friends save might include your real name and profile picture.

Messages

Set the players from whom you can receive messages in (Messages).

Protecting Your Information

Games

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to close Friends during games. Screenshots or video clips that your close Friends save might include your real name and profile picture.

Friends of Friends

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to the close Friends of your close Friends. Your real name and profile picture will appear in the Friends lists of your close Friends, making it easier for others to find you.

Search

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to other players who find you by searching.

Players You May Know

Set whether to display your real name and profile picture to other players, as a player they may know.