Install PS4 Game Backups and DLC (.pkg files) on 5.05

This guide will show you how to install PS4 game backups and DLC files using the Package Installer on your 5.05 Homebrew Enabled PS4. PS4 backups come in the form of .pkg files and require an external USB device to be installed. Your PS4 backups will only run while the HEN exploit is active.

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5.05 HEN Exploit

  • You must have the HEN exploit active to access the Package Installer in [★Debug Settings]
  • The HEN exploit requires a PS4 on 5.05 firmware

USB Storage Device (64GB+ Recommended)

  • A USB storage device with sufficient free space is required to install PS4 backups

Using Package Installer

  1. Transfer your .pkg file to the root of your USB storage deviceps4 505 usb pkg package installer
  2. Insert the USB storage device into your PS4 and power it on
  3. Go to [Settings] -> [User’s Guide / Helpful Info] -> [User’s Guide] to launch the web exploit pageps4 5.05 user's guide helpful info
  4. Select [PS4] -> [HEN]ps4 505 jailbreak al azif exploit selection hen
  5. Press the [PS] button when the exploit is successfulps4 505 jailbreak al azif exploit selection ps4hen
  6. Go to [Settings] -> [★Debug Settings] -> [Game] -> [Package Installer]Ps4 hen 505 debug settings
  7. Select the .pkg file you want to install, wait for the process to finishps4 hen 505 package installer game pkg
  8. Press the [PS] button to find your new game at the Home screenps4 hen 505 installed game home menu

Congratulations, you’ve installed a .pkg file using the Package Installer. You will need to have the HEN jailbreak activated to run the installed .pkg game backup.

PS4 Games and Homebrew

Install PS2 Classics (.iso) on PS4 (5.05)

  • Convert PS2 .iso disc images to .pkg files that can be installed on your homebrew enabled (HEN) PS4

Install Games to External HDD

  • Play games directly from your external HDD by configuring it as an extended storage device

PS4Cheater – Create Your Own Cheats

  • Create your own custom cheats for your PS4 games using this Windows application
  • PS4Cheater allows you to edit numerical values in your games, such as currency or item quantity

Enable Offline Remote Play (5.05)

  • Enable Remote Play on your 5.05 PS4 without signing into the PlayStation Network