About Share

You can upload and share screenshots and video clips of gameplay that are saved on the PS4™ system by using online services. You can also broadcast (stream) your gameplay, and share information about things such as content from PlayStation®Store.

  • Sub account users can save screenshots and video clips, but cannot upload or broadcast using online services.
  • You can also use Remote Play to save and upload screenshots and video clips. However, you cannot use Remote Play to broadcast your gameplay.
  • The online services that can be used vary depending on country and region. For details, contact customer support in your country or region.
  • Screenshots, video clips, and broadcasts may include personal information of yours or other players, such as real names, online IDs, text chat, and voice chat. You should have other players' permission before you share content containing their personal information.

Basic operation of the SHARE button

Short Press

Display the menu for the Share feature.
To share immediately, select which action you want to perform.
When you select [Upload Screenshot] or [Upload Video Clip], the screenshot or video clip is also saved. To save a screenshot or video clip without uploading it, press the button or button.

Long Press

Take a screenshot.
When you press and hold the button for at least 1 second, a screenshot is taken and (finished) is displayed in the upper left corner of the screen.
Use this when you want to take a screenshot without displaying the menu.

Double-Press

Set the start point for a video clip.
Use this when you want to start recording again from the current point in time.
This is convenient when there is a specific scene you want to save.

You can change how the SHARE button operates. Press the SHARE button, then press the OPTIONS button while the menu for the Share feature is displayed, and then select [Share Settings] > [SHARE Button Control Type].