How to Delete Applications on PS4: A Quick Guide

How to make space on your PS4 console to install a new game Highlight the application you want to delete in the content launcher or Library. Press the OPTIONS button >, Delete.

If you’ve been using your PS4 for a while, chances are you’ve downloaded plenty of applications. But what happens when you no longer need them? In this quick guide, we’ll go over how to delete an app from your PlayStation in just a few easy steps.

First, head to your home screen. This should be pretty easy to find – just look for the icon that says “Home” on your controller.

Next, locate the app that you want to delete. Once you’ve found it, press the options key on your controller. This button should be located towards the top right of your controller.

After pressing the options button, a menu will appear with several options. Look for the option that says “Delete” and select it.

You’ll be asked to confirm whether or not you really want to delete this app. If you’re sure, go ahead and select “Okay.”

It only takes a few seconds for the app to be deleted from your system. And that’s it – you’ve successfully removed an application from your PS4!

Remember, you can repeat this process for any app that you’ve downloaded under PS4. So don’t hesitate to get rid of any that you’re no longer using. This will free up space on your hard drive and make it easier to find the apps that you do use.

Thanks for reading, and happy gaming!


Does deleting an application on ps4 delete your progress?
No, you will not loose your saves or progress of a game which is deleted. Because the game file and saving data are stored seperately. You can acquire your progress after the game is reinstalled. if you still worry about this you can upload your progress to Play Station Network.