In this article, we are going to show you how to play GTA 5 online PS4 or PS3, some powerful techniques to troubleshoot some errors and finally some online gameplay in GTA 5 PS4. Please read the following to know more about how to play GTA 5 online PS4.
How to play GTA 5 online PS4:
To start playing the GTA 5 online in PS4, follow the steps to given below. GTA 5 online is expected to be longer than GTA 5 game itself. So brace yourself for some very long gaming action.
- Switch over to Online mode.
- It will ask you to quit and enter character creation screen before entering GTA online. Press X on your controller to quit.
- The user will get a generic character in the beginning. The user has to press X to edit the character.
- There are various options to edit the characters. The options being, Sex, Heritage, Appearance, Features, Apparel, and Status.
- For example, in Heritage, the user can choose his Mom and Dad.
- After personalizing the character Save and Continue.
- Enter a name for the character in the keyboard and click Done.
- The game will ask the user to skip the online tutorial or not. Press what you would like in the bottom right of the screen. We have given a quick walkthrough in this article anyways.
Fixing Errors that occur while connecting online PS4 | PS3: [Steps and Methods]
Many players have been facing issues while connecting to GTA 5 online servers and so we are going to give some quick and easy steps to solve some of the very common issues. This is how to play GTA 5 online PS4 or PS3 and connect to Rockstar Servers. The readers are requested to keep in mind that this is not a foolproof way to connect to the online servers but a quick solution for common errors.
1. Complete Character Creation and Complete Online Tutorial:
- The first step is to Complete the Online Character Creation and Complete the online Tutorial.
- The users should have completed the Online Tutorial before joining their friends or before trying out any of the other methods.
2. Trying Character Switching:
- After you have done character creation and enter the online game, try to Switch Character, it will show the following error message.
- The solution to the problem is, trying again and again. In our case, we tried to switch character 7 times and in the 7th time, it worked.
3. Creating Online Session:
In this method, the users should try to create an online session.
- Pause and navigate to the online tab.
- Now click on Play GTA Online. Make a closed Friends Session and now click on Go.
- If this process does not succeed, repeat the process multiple times, again and again, will get the online session working.
4. Choose Character using online tab:
- Go to online tab in the menu and click on Choose Character.
- If you already have a character and it still the game throws Unable to connect to Rock Star Cloud error, just try again.
- Here also Trying again is the solution and it works sooner here compared to other situations.
- If that does not work. Close the game and start again from Play Station Home.
5. Start the Game in Online Mode:
- In Playstation, click X while the game is loading. This will automatically load the game in the online mode.
- The option to click X is given in the bottom right screen.
- Use the specified button to go to online mode.
6. Restart Your PS4 or PS3:
This is like the last step. You just restart your PS4 or PS3 to do the online gaming in GTA 5.
How to play GTA 5 online PS4 or PS3:
Now we are going to look at some straight up gameplay. After successfully completing the connection to GTA 5 online servers the users will see something like what is shown below.
- After launching the GTA 5 online for the first time, the user will see a quit message.
- Press X to continue.
- The users will be given a default character, now press X to edit the character.
- The users can edit various features of the character as given in the top of this article.
- After editing, give the character a name and press Done.
- Do not skip the tutorial and so press O.
How to play GTA 5 online PS4 [Important Tips]:
- As you play, you will get reputation points.
- Completing jobs and taking out enemies will give extra reputation points. As the reputation points increases, the rank will increase and this will unlock new abilities, weapons, and equipment.
- The rank is shown at the top of the screen.
- The users can press “.” to see your current rank. Cash is the key to success in GTA online.
- Buy Apartments, vehicles and entertain yourself with various activities.
- You can purchase GTA dollars from the Play Station Store.
- There will be a brief cutscene, at the end of the cutscene, you will see that your first mission starts.
How to play gta 5 online ps4:
- The first mission is Mall or Nothing.
- The user can select a car, a color and also a winning toast.
- Winning the race will give the users Reputation Points that is needed for unlocking better game items.
- The second mission Learning the Ropes Alone.
- In this mission, the user has to drive to a location on the Map and shoot all the people there.
- Then the user has to chase a car and shoot the driver as the user drives.
- At this point, the users can see that all the other players have started fighting each other.
- The user can see the other players on the map.
- When another user dies, the maps is marked with a black cross.
In this post, we saw How to play gta 5 online ps4 and various ways to trouble shoot the errors the users encounter. We also saw some gameplay too. Please stay tuned for a detailed post on GTA 5 gameplay.