Now once in safe mode, try switching the HDMI cable with another HDMI cable. Reset the PS4 controller. Step 4) Select option 3: “Update System Software” and then “Update using Internet”. There are a few reasons that can be blamed for the PS4 controller syncing issue.. Bluetooth signal interference. And the old one that has already been synced now only blinks one quick white flash instead of the standard six. Once the PlayStation 4 is off, press and hold the power button on the console. If this doesn’t work, select the first option “Restart the PS4”. the only bluetooth device that is active by default is my laptop and i don't think it should affect the ds4 As for the controllers, hold the reset button down for about 10 to 15 seconds. To do this: 1. Release it after two beeps: one when you first press, and another 7 seconds later. Every now and again it will turn on (and give the blue light on the controller) and at the start-up screen act like it doesn't recognize the controller again. Connect the controller to your system with a USB cable while the system is on. The power indicator will blink for a few moments before turning off. If you do not see the Safe Mode menu, give steps 1-3 another try. After the restart, the monitor/TV should detect the signal. The first controller to connect is blue, the second is red, the third is green, and the fourth is pink. If that doesn't work, try doing the reset with the controller connected, making sure to hold the reset button for about 10 to … only one of them suddenly started pressing UP by itself, even in default ps4 home screen. The first time you use a controller or when you want to use the controller on another PS4™ system, you'll need to pair it with the system. Then replug the power cable and press the PS4 button on the controller and it SHOULD start on its own. Sony’s PS4 … Connect the DUALSHOCK®4 controller with a USB cable that transfers data and press the PS button on the controller. 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