How to Send Friend Request on PS4: It is a known fact that if you play with your friends then the gaming experience just increases rapidly as you can play together online. This comes handy in games that are even better played in multiplayer settings such as the Grand Auto Theft, Fortnite and Call of Duty game series. So in case you have not tried to send a friend request yet on your new PS4, we suggest you keep on reading to learn the steps.
How to Send Friend Request on PS4
Step 1: First you need to go to your PS4 Home Screen.
Step 2: Then once you are done with that you need to select the Friends icon using your controller.
Step 3: Now in the search field you have to enter the Playstation ID of the person you would want to send the friend request to. You can also search using the Individual’s real name as even that is available in the database. In case you choose to do the search using the latter then there is a chance that there might be more than one with the same name, so you have to select on each name to know the details and select the right one at the end.
Step 4: Now once you found the person, next to his name you can find the smiley icon along with a plus symbol.
Step 5: Now all you have to do is select the Send option.
Now once you have done as said above the other person to whom you have sent the request will receive the request and all he has to do is accept the request. Now note that even in case you want to send a direct message as well it is easy and even you can see what games your friends are playing as well.
How to Accept a Friend Request
Alternatively, you can also connect with others on the PS4 by receiving and accepting their friend request or invites instead of you inviting them. All you have to do is to check if your account has already received their sent friend request and simply accept them.
If one of your close friends or a family member have already sent a friend request, all you have to do is accept the request by following these steps
Step 1: First you need to go to PS4 Home Screen.
Step 2: Then you need to select the option Friends
Step 3: Then you need to select Friend Request,
Step 4: Now need to accept in order to add that person to your friend request.
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