While it’s great to play games, it’s even better if you link your social media accounts so you can expand your playstation experience and share what you’re doing with your friends.
By linking their social media accounts, gamers can use a streaming service to stream gameplay live, share their favorite video clips and screenshots, or simply enjoy media services directly on the PS5 console.
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For the sake of this page, we are looking at how to link a twitch account on ps5. but if you need more help, there is a full guide below with links to many more tips and tricks.
how to link a twitch account on ps5?
Want to stream some gameplay to twitch? no problem, just follow the steps below to link your account to your new ps5 console.
1 – From your home screen, go to the settings menu. this can be found by clicking the little gear in the top right corner.
2 – In the settings menu, scroll down until you reach the ‘users and accounts’ tab.
3 – Within ‘users and accounts’, scroll down until you reach the ‘link to other services’ tab.
4 – once you hover over ‘link with other services’ you should see four services that you can link with your ps5. this includes ‘spotify’, ‘twitch’, ‘twitter’ and ‘youtube’.
5 – In this scenario, we want to twitch. so hover over the collapse option and click the x button.
6: After this, players will be presented with information on how the service works. once you’re satisfied with the process, click “link account” and follow the login instructions.
7: Players will now have two options to log in. you can go to https://www.twitch.tv/activate on a computer or mobile device and then enter a code that should appear on your ps5 screen.
8 – alternatively, you can use the qr code on your screen if you are using an apple device running ios 11 or later, or a google pixel. just open the camera app on your mobile device and center the code on your mobile screen, within the camera’s bounds.
and that’s it, you should now have linked your twitch account. Happy streaming!
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