How to Reset Your PSN Password

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PSN is an online gaming and digital media entertainment service provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It was first launched in November 2006 in Japan. PSN allows users to purchase and download games, movies, television shows and other content for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and PS Portable game consoles. PSN also offers a variety of features such as cloud storage, online multiplayer gaming and social networking services.

In March 2011, Sony announced that they had reached 10 million PSN subscribers. As of September 2017, the number of active PSN users has reached 81 million worldwide.

How Do I Reset My PSN Password?

To reset your PSN password, you will need to go to the Sony website and follow the steps provided. You will need to enter your email address and date of birth, as well as answer a security question. After that, you will be able to reset your password.

Can You Reset PlayStation Password Without Email?

There are a few ways to reset your PlayStation Network password if you don’t know your email address or can no longer access it. The first way is to click reset and choose a new password. However, if you don’t know your email address or can no longer access it, you’ll have to get in touch with Sony. The only other way to reset your PlayStation Network password is to contact customer support.

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How Do I Recover My Ps4 Password?

If you have forgotten your password for your PlayStation Network account, you can reset it by following these steps:

1. Go to the PlayStation Network sign-in page and click on “Forgot your password?”

2. Enter the email address associated with your account and hit “Next.”

3. Enter the date of birth for your account and hit “Next.”

4. Select the method you would like to use to reset your password and follow the instructions.

Why Can’t I Change My PSN Password?

There are a few reasons why you might not be able to change your PSN password. One possibility is that your account might be locked. This can happen if you enter the wrong password too many times. If your account is locked, you’ll need to contact PlayStation support in order to unlock it.

Another possibility is that your PSN account might be suspended. This usually happens if you break the PlayStation Network’s terms of service – for example, by violating the code of conduct. If your account is suspended, you’ll need to contact PlayStation support in order to have it reinstated.

Finally, it’s also possible that your PSN account has been hacked. If this is the case, you’ll need to take some steps to secure your account and change your password as soon as possible.

How Do I Find My PSN Email And Username?

To find your PSN email and username, open up your PS4 console that is logged into the account in question. Go to Settings. Select Account Management. Click Account Information. Select Change Email Address. Your email address will be listed here. To find your username, go to Settings. Select Login Settings. Your username will be listed here.

Does PlayStation Delete Inactive Accounts?

Yes, PlayStation deletes inactive accounts after a certain amount of time has passed. This is done in order to free up space for new users on the network. The length of time before an account is deleted varies by region and can be found in the PlayStation Network FAQs.


How Do I Find Out My PS5 Password?

To find out your PS5 password, you will need to go to Settings > Account Management > Account Information and enter your password. Select Security > Password. Create and confirm the new password, then select Continue.

How Can I Reset My PSN Email?

If you’ve forgotten your PlayStation Network (PSN) email address or password, you can reset them both through the PSN website. To reset your email address, go to Settings > Users and Accounts > Account and select Sign-in ID (email address). Enter your new email address and click Save. You may need to re-enter your password. To reset your password, go to Settings > Users and Accounts > Sign-in and Security. Under Password and Security Key, select Reset Password. Enter your current password and the new password you’d like to use, then confirm the new password. Click Submit. You’ll receive an email to your new email address asking you to verify your new sign-in ID. Click the Verify Now button in this email.

Why Is My PSN Account Locked?

There could be a few reasons why your PSN account is locked. One reason may be that someone is trying to access your account and Sony decided to lock it for safety reasons. Another reason may be that system errors or multiple wrong password attempts caused your account to become locked. If you are having trouble logging in to your account, try resetting your password. If you continue to have problems, contact Sony for assistance.


If you are having trouble logging in to your PSN account, or if you have forgotten your password, there are a few methods available for resetting it. In this article, we will walk you through the steps necessary to reset your PSN password. We will also provide information on why your PSN account might be locked and what you can do about it.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.