Payday 3 Not Working On PS5? How To Fix

Here's a guide to fix Payday 3 not working on PS5 by downloading and installing the latest update/patch for the game.

Is Payday 3 not working on PS5? Several users who bought the game on PS5 are having issues with the game not working on the next-gen Sony console. Many players have problems inviting their friends into the game on PC, while PS5 players can’t even launch a heist either. The fact is that the game is broken at this time as few users can’t even access in-game rewards and bonuses. In this guide, we will tell you how to fix Payday 3 not working on your PlayStation 5 console below.

How to Fix Payday 3 Not Working on PS5

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To fix the Payday 3 not working issues on PS5, you can try to check that your console has the latest firmware updates, check for any latest game update/patch released by the developer, or restart your gaming console.

Check out all the solutions below to fix the Payday 3 problems on PS5.

1. Install the latest PS5 System Software Update

  • Turn ON your PS5 console and navigate to Settings.
  • Now select the System menu.
  • After that choose System Software > System Software Update and Settings.
  • If you see on the screen that the “Update Available” option is available, it means that your PS5 console is outdated and needs to be updated.
  • Select the “Update System Software” option to download and install the latest firmware update.
  • Finally, your PS5 will restart and now you can start playing Payday 3 without any issues.

2. Check for the latest Update or Patch for Payday 3

You can also check for any pending updates for Payday 3 that need to be downloaded and installed on your PS5 console. After the launch day of the game, game developers most of the time release updates or patches for the game to correct some known issues like crashing problems of the game and similar kinds of issues.

3. Restart your PS5 Console

  • First, you will need to turn off your PS5 and to do that press and hold the Power button, which is located on the front of the console.
  • You will need to press and hold the Power button until you hear a beep sound.
  • Once you hear the beep sound, it means that the PS5 has been shut down.
  • Now, to restart PS5, just press the Power button again once and it will start normally.
  • That’s it, now try to play Payday 3 without any issues.

That is everything you need to know about how to fix Payday 3 not working on the PS5 console. If you found this guide helpful, then do check out our other articles on how to get gold edition items, and other Payday 3 Tutorials on our website Gamer Tweak.