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PS4 Error SU-30746-0? [Stuck on System Update 10.01 Error FIX]

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Just updated my PS4 to the latest version and when I woke up I got PS4 Error SU-30746-0 stuck on System Software Update 10.01

And it also led to Controller Not working

How do you fix an Error Code SU-30746-0 ?

PS4 Error SU-30746-0? [Stuck on System Update 10.00 Error FIX]

No need to worry!

because many users have complained that PS4 never reboots after an update.

If you are looking to solve this method then you are on the right website because I have compiled 7 solutions below to solve your problem

So, Let’s begin!

But before moving on we need to tell you that:

  1. Why is PS4 Error SU-30746-0 stuck on system software update error occurs?
  2. Then you will be able to use 7 solutions from checking server status to Initializing PS4.
  3. Also, there will be video guides for some solutions which will help you understand easily.

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What causes PS4 Error SU-30746-0?

There are many reasons why PS4 Error SU-30746-0 occurs but here are 6 common ones:

  1. When the system is unable to find the correct update file to update the PS4 system software.
  2. It is usually a software issue
  3. The software was not installed properly
  4. The PSN server might be down
  5. A hardware failure
  6. Corrupted files
PS4 Error SU-30746-0? [Stuck on System Update 10.01 Error FIX]

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Video Guide to Fix PS4 Error SU-30746-0 Update Frozen

Solution 1: Check the Server Status

Sometimes the PS4 stuck on system software update might be caused by the server issue from the backend.

And, you might be freaking out that your connection is fine but the PS4/PS5 is not working fine.

To prevent inconvenience follow the steps to check the server status of PS4/PS5.

  1. Go to the PlayStation Network Service Status page.
  2. Check the service status and if there’s any issue all you have to do is wait.
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Moving on to the next solution if the server is running fine..

Solution 2: Restart Your PS4

Whenever you encounter PS4 Error SU-30746-0 Frozen, you should restart the PS4 before trying any further solutions.

Restarting the console will eliminate any temporary error which is occurring due to the old cache.

So, here is how you can restart your PS4:

  1. Turn on the PS4
  2. Use the “L” KEY to move up the menu
  3. Move right to the Power option and press the key “X
  4. A new window will open then select Power Options
  5. Power Window will open select the Restart PS4 option
  6. Now successfully Restart the PS4.

Video Guide: How To Restart PS4

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If you are still facing PS4 stuck on system software update error then continue to the next solution.

Solution 3: Updating Console through Safe Mode

Best Solution for PS4 Stuck On System Software Update Error

And its mostly used when the PS4 system has this PS4 Error SU-30746-0 Controller Not Working

Before starting this make sure you turn off your PS4 completely(not in sleep mode):

  1. Go to the PlayStation official website and download the latest firmware available and store it in a USB drive( you can skip this step if your console has an internet connection through an ethernet cable)
  2. Press and hold the power button until you hear the second beep and will boot in Safe Mode
  3. Now connect DUALSHOCK 4(DS4) to a USB cable and press the PS button on the controller to pair it
  4. After enabling Safe Mode, select Update System Software
  5. Select update from USB Storage Device and select OK
  6. And if you have an ethernet cable connected to your console then you should select Update Using Internet.
  7. After the process is finished restart your PS4 and check if PS4 Error SU-30746-0 is fixed

If updating your console through safe mode didn’t help in solving the PS4 Error, then Rebuild PS4 database in Safe Mode would definitely.

Solution 4: Rebuild Database On PS4

PS4 database rebuild organizes your hard drive to make it easier and quicker for the system to access your files.

This can help in faster data loading, reduced ‘game freezing’, and boost the frame rates which in return will help you fix PS4 stuck on error screen

Just follow the steps below:

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  1. Connect your DualShock 4 controller to the USB-A slot in the front of the PS4
  2. Scroll down in the menu and select, Rebuild Database
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Wait for the process to complete and see if you get through su-30746-0

Video Guide: How To Rebuild PS4 Database?

And if didn’t then continue to the next one.

Solution 5: Restore PS4 To Default Settings

Restore PS4 will help you fix PS4 SU-30746-0 frozen.

Note: Restoring default settings won’t delete content on console storage such as games, apps, screenshots, video clips, and saved data.

Just follow the steps below to restore PS4:

  • Turn off your PS4 
  • Hold the Power button down until you hear two quick beeps. This will alert you that you have entered Safe Mode
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  1. Connect your DualShock 4 controller to the USB-A slot in the front of the PS4
  2. Scroll down in the menu and select, Restore Default Settings.
  3. After PS4 is restored to default settings it will restart automatically.
PS4 Error SU-30746-0? [Stuck on System Update 10.01 Error FIX]

And if you are still facing PS4 frozen,

then continue to the next fix

Solution 6: Initialize in Safe Mode

PS4 safe mode - PS4 Error SU-30746-0

By initializing your console all the system settings will be restored to default or you can say factory reset to solve your problem

Make sure the external USB drive should be large enough to store your PS4 data and should be formatted to FAT

How do I start my PS4 in Safe Mode?

The following steps will guide you to backup your PS4 first and then initialize it in safe mode.

  1. Connect your USB drive to your PS4
  2. Go to PS4 Settings and select System
  3. Select Back Up and Restore > Back Up PS4
  4. Now select the data you want to backup and select Next
  5. Assign a name to your backup and choose Back Up
  6. Press the X button on your controller and your data will start backing up
  7. Unplug your USB drive from the console after your data is fully backed up
  8. Now go back to PS4 settings and scroll down to choose Initialization
  9. Select Initialize PS4 > Full initialization
  10. Then follow on-screen instructions to complete the process
  11. Remember DO NOT turn your PS4 OFF during initialization as this will bring some irrecoverable damages to your PS4

Most users suggest using Safe Mode while initialization which is more effecting

And here’s how you can enable it

  1. Turn off  your PS4 by pressing the power button on the front panel
  2. Press and hold the power button until you hear the second beep and will boot in Safe Mode
  3. Select Initialize PS4 (Reinstall System Software) option

Solution 7: Call Support

If none of the above solutions didn’t work for you then all you can do is visit the PlayStation Official Website and tell them about the PS4 Error SU-30746-0 frozen on their support page and they will typically reply to you within 24 hours.

PS4 Error SU-30746-0? [Stuck on System Update 10.01 Error FIX]

Make sure you tell all the solutions you have applied on your console plus is great to add a photo of the error screen. This will help the support agent to identify the main reason for this error.

I hope all the above solutions help you to solve the PS4 error SU-30746-0 frozen after updating to version 10.01.

If still, you have a query feel free to share your experiences and question in the comments section below


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