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In this article, we are going to show you how to play GTA 5 online PS4 or PS3, some powerful…

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.

how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • Switch over to Online mode.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • It will ask you to quit and enter character creation screen before entering GTA online. Press X on your controller to quit.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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. 
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • For example, in Heritage, the user can choose his Mom and Dad.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • After personalizing the character Save and Continue.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • Enter a name for the character in the keyboard and click Done.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4

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.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • Now click on Play GTA Online.  Make a closed Friends Session and now click on Go.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • If you already have a character and it still the game throws Unable to connect to Rock Star Cloud error, just try again.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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.

how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • After launching the GTA 5 online for the first time, the user will see a quit message.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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
how to play gta 5 online ps4

 

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.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • The user can select a car, a color and also a winning toast.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • Winning the race will give the users Reputation Points that is needed for unlocking better game items.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • The second mission Learning the Ropes Alone.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • In this mission, the user has to drive to a location on the Map and shoot all the people there.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • Then the user has to chase a car and shoot the driver as the user drives.
how to play gta 5 online ps4
how to play gta 5 online ps4
  • 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.

Conclusion:

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.