When playing a game on the PS4™ system that supports the second screen feature, you can use your system for things such as displaying information related to the game on the PS4™ system or entering text. Connect to your system by using a wireless access point.
Preparing for first-time use
Before using this feature, your system and the PS4™ system must be able to connect to the same network.
Registering (pairing) a device
You can register up to 10 PS4™ systems with your system for use with the second screen feature. If you try to register more than 10 for use with the second screen feature, the PS4™ system that you have not connected to for the longest time will be automatically removed from the list.
- On the PS4™ system's function screen, select (Settings) > [Remote Play Connection Settings] > [Add Device].
A number appears on the PS4™ system's screen.
- On your system, select (PS4 Link) > [Start] > [Second Screen].
- Enter the number displayed on the PS4™ system's screen, and then select [Register].
When registration is complete, the PS4™ system's screen is displayed on your system.
Using the second screen feature
On your system, select (PS4 Link) > [Start] > [Second Screen].
If multiple PS4™ systems are registered, a screen for selecting the PS4™ system is displayed. Select the PS4™ system to connect to.
If you are using the second screen feature and then you change to a different application, the connection to the PS4™ system is closed if you do not change back within 1 minute.
Using the screens
- A )
Select this icon when entering text on the PS4™ system to display the keyboard and use your system to enter text.
- B )
- (Remote control)
Select this icon to display operational buttons on the screen. You can use them to operate the PS4™ system.
- C )
- (Close the connection)
The connection to the PS4™ system is closed.