How To Set Up PS4 Remote Play Without A TV

Ever found yourself in a situation without access to a TV but have a laptop ready to be used as a screen for Playstation’s Remote Play? Setting up Remote Play requires the use of a Television to set it up UNLESS you follow these handy steps.

Sure it sounds crazy, but it will work if you’re in a pickle.

Here we go:

Power up.

Click Up Arrow

Right 7 times (Or go all the way to the right then left 1)


Down 12 times


X (This turns Remote Play on)


To activae the Playstation as the primary device:

Power Up


Right 7 times



Down 3 Times

X (This activates device as Primary)

It’s not quite Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start but it will do.


Brock McLaughlin

Brock McLaughlin

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