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PS4 error code su-30638-0

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By Genesis and SheilaUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

What is PS4 error code su-30638-0?

PS4 error code su-30638-0 is an error that usually occurs due to a system software file that may be corrupted.

How can you fix PS4 error code su-30638-0?

Some of the solutions to this error include power cycling your device and checking for an update.

Please see our in-depth walk-through solutions below.

1. Power cycle your device and check System Software Update

PS4 error code SU-30638-0 may be caused by a new System Software Update. But, before you go for a System Software Update, power cycle (turn and then unplug for at least three minutes) your PS4 first, and the check for updates. If no update is available, rebuild your Database.

Power cycle your device and check System Software Update
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To check for updates, go to settings and look for System Software Update.

NOTE: It is also a good practice that every time an error appears and a server maintenance ends, check for a System Software Update.

If your PS4 is already up to date, please rebuild the database in Safe mode. To access Safe mode see this YouTube video here or refer below.

  1. Turn off the PlayStation 4.

  2. Connect your PlayStation 4 DualShock 4 controller using the USB cable.

  3. Press and hold the power button for at least 7 seconds. Second beeps are the indicator to release the power button,

  4. Press PS button on the controller.

  5. You should be able to access the safe mode. Please select the Rebuild Database.