Friends Becoming friends

After another user accepts your Friend request, you become Friends.

  • You can also become Friends with someone using a PS TV system, PS3™ system, or PS4™ system.The Friend request will be sent to all devices the Friend's account is used on.
  • A maximum of 2,000 friends can be added.
  • In some applications and games, a maximum of 100 friends are displayed.
  • If you have more than 100 friends, you must sign out and then sign in again to update the friends who are displayed in games. When doing this, also sign out of all other devices that you are signed in to PSNSM on.

Sending a Friend request

Find a user and send a Friend request as follows.

Find someone by online ID

First, you must ask the user for his or her online ID.

1.
Select (Find Player on PSNSM).
2.
Enter the online ID.
3.
From the search results, select a user to receive your Friend request.
4.
On the profile screen, select [Send Friend Request] > [Send].

Find someone from among players met

1.
Select (Friends).
2.
In the list, select yourself.
3.
Select (Players Met).
4.
Select the player you want to send a Friend request to.
5.
On the profile screen, select [Send Friend Request] > [Send].
  • Comments entered with Friend requests will no longer be displayed after 30 days.
  • Information about users who decline Friend requests is removed from the [Sent] list in (Friend Requests).

Canceling a Friend request

1.
Select (Friend Requests).
2.
Select the user whose Friend request you want to cancel.
3.
On the profile screen, select (Options) > [Cancel Friend Request] > [OK].

Accepting a Friend request

1.
Select (Friend Requests)
If you select the person in the list of people that appears, you can view his profile.
2.
Select [Accept] or [Open] to the right of a user whose Friend request you want to accept. If you selected [Open], check the comment and select [Accept].
  • To decline a Friend request, select the user to decline, and then select [Delete Request].
  • To report any inappropriate comments, select the sender, and then select (Options) > [Submit Grief Report].

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