To begin, turn on your PS4 and navigate to the home screen by pressing the PS button on your controller.
Step 2: Select the App You Want to Delete
Using your controller, highlight the app you want to delete from the home screen. Press the Options button on your controller to bring up the app’s options.
Step 3: Select Delete
From the app’s options, select Delete. You will be prompted to confirm your selection. Press Yes to proceed.
Step 4: Wait for the App to be Deleted
Once you have confirmed the deletion, the app will begin to be deleted. Wait for the process to complete. Depending on the size of the app, it may take a few moments to complete.
Step 5: Confirm the App has been Deleted
Navigate back to the home screen and confirm that the app has been deleted. The app should no longer be visible on the home screen.
Step 6: Repeat for Other Apps
If you want to delete more apps, repeat the process for each app you want to delete.
Step 7: Clear Cache and Rebuild Database
After deleting apps, it’s a good idea to clear your cache and rebuild your database to ensure your PS4 is running smoothly. To do this, go to Settings > Storage and select the option to clear your cache and rebuild your database.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I recover a deleted app?
No, once an app is deleted, it cannot be recovered.
Will deleting an app delete my saved game data?
No, deleting an app will not delete your saved game data. However, if you want to delete your saved game data, you will need to do so separately.
Do I need to delete apps to free up storage space?
Yes, deleting apps is one way to free up storage space on your PS4.
Can I delete apps that came with my PS4?
Yes, you can delete apps that came with your PS4 if you do not use them.
Do I need to turn off my PS4 to delete apps?
No, you do not need to turn off your PS4 to delete apps.
We hope this tutorial has helped you in deleting apps from your PS4. Remember to clear your cache and rebuild your database for optimal performance.