How to Fix PS5​ Queued Download Glitch/Not Downloading Games

PS5​ Queued For Download Glitch/Not Downloading Games

Are your games/app queued for download and they are not downloading further?

OR

Your game can’t be canceled and redownloaded?

What is PS5​ Queued Download Glitch?

The reason behind PS5 Queued For Download error is not still known but some users say it comes mostly due to Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold Far and Demon’s Souls.

So we have compiled a number of solutions below which are Official by Sony.

But before moving on to that here some questions that will be on your mind right now

How do I fix Queued Downloads PS5?

Queued Downloads on PS5 can be fixed by rebuilding your PS5 database:

  1. Connect the PS5 DualSense controller to a USB cable and press the PS button on the controller to pair it.
  2. Press and hold the power button until you hear the second beep and will boot in Safe Mode.
  3. And the rest you can see in Solution 2.

How do I access my Queue on Sony PS5?

You can access your Download queue on Sony PS5 by following the steps below:

  1. Click on Sony Direct Link and you will be going to the online queue.
  2. Now all you have to do is wait on the virtual queue to reach the front of the queue and it may take more than an hour.

How does the PS5 queue work?

PS5 Download Queue works somehow in this way:

  1. You will be placed in a queue upon entering the website.
  2. The updates of PS5 availability will be shared underneath the queue.
  3. And when PS5 will be out of stock for the day Sony will update the queue.

Solution 1: Update Your PS5 Firmware to Fix PS5 Not Downloading Games

This is the official Fix given on the  @AskPlayStation Twitter account.

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Updating the system software will solve PS5 Queued Download Glitch/Not Downloading Games

Although it updates automatically its good to check for updates yourself so and here’s how you can do it:

  1. Make sure PS5 is connected to the internet.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3.  Go to System > System Software.
  4. Then go to System Software Update and Settings > Update System Software.
  5. Now, wait for the system to check for updates and if it’s updating don’t try to turn off your PS5.

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Solution 2: Rebuild PS5 Database to Fix PS5 Queued Download Glitch

This is the best solution that has worked out for many users fixing PS5 Queued For Download Error.

This Rebuild Database feature allows you to clean up the data on your PS5 and sort out everything on the hard drive.

  1. Connect the PS5 DualSense controller to a USB cable and press the PS button on the controller to pair it.
  2. Press and hold the power button until you hear the second beep and will boot in Safe Mode.
  3. Now go down to option number 5 and select “Rebuild Database
  4. Wait for the process to complete and your PS5 Queued Download Glitch problem will be solved.

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How to Reset PS5

Solution 3: Reset PS5 to Fix PS5 Not Downloading Games

Resetting PS5 will solve PS5’s Not Downloading Games but it will completely wipe off everything from the console whether it’s a game, save data, and any other content.

So its best to backup data first on your cloud storage and here’s how you can do it:

  1. Go to Settings Saved Data and Game/App Settings, then select Saved Data.
  2. Now choose the type of data you want to backup and click Next.
  3. And PS5 backup will begin.

After backing up your data, now you can reset your PS5:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Then go to System
  3. Select System Software> Reset Options > Reset Your Console > Reset.
  4. PS5 will restart and you will be directed to the setup process.

I hope these official solutions from Sony have fixed your problem and if you got any questions just let us know in the comment section.

How to Fix PS5​ Queued Download Glitch/Not Downloading Games

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