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PS4 error E-82000000

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By Genesis and SheilaUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

What is 'PS4 error E-82000000'?

PS4 error E-82000000 is an undefined application error that may occur when the user is trying to start an application that needs an update.

How can you fix 'PS4 error E-82000000'?

Some of the common fixes include:

  • Power cycling the PS4 and modem router
  • Checking for system software and game update

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

1. Power cycle (turn off) PS4 and Modem router

"PS4 error E-82000000" may be caused by your PS4 or modem router caches. Due to the cache problem, your game may not work properly. To flash out temporary files/ cache, remove your PS4 and modem router from the power source for at least three minutes. This will discharge the power inside both devices and the temporary files/ cache will be automatically deleted from the memory. It will also refresh the connection between your PS4 and modem router including the connection between your modem router to your internet service provider (ISP).

2. Check for System Software and Game Update

"PS4 error E-82000000" may also be caused by an outdated game or system firmware. It could also be caused by a bug in a game, which requires a game update. The error may be fixed by updating your game or PS4 firmware.

Check for System Software and Game Update
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Go to the Library and press the Options button on your controller and select Check for Update.

To check for updates, go to settings and look for System Software Update.

If no update is available, go to safe mode check Update System Software. To go to Safe mode see steps 1 below or watch it here on YouTube.

Step 1. Go to Safe Mode

Step 2. Update System Software / Rebuild Database

  1. In Safe mode select Update System Software.
  2. If not update available try to Rebuild Database to check the integrity of the firmware.

If there was no available update, you may want to wait for the game or PlayStation to fix this issue.