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Pause Downloads on Ps4?

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has anyone figured out if you can pause current downloads or not? if so how do you pause them. the only option i see is to delete the downlo and i dont wanna do that.

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Nov 17, 2013

Apparently the not so brilliant minds at Sony, forgot the pause option and left a delete only option. This is something they need to hear and fix right away, I'm stuck with a lot of game downloads on the background and can't even play online properly because the **bleep** downloads are hogging up the bandwidth. I truthfully love the PS4 but Sony screwed up big time with the OS it is a good looking OS but it is AWFUL when it comes to using, they removed all the useful options, features and customization the PS3's XMB offered.

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Nov 17, 2013

Don't forget the feature to change the background color and theme. 

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DaLa_DieR wrote:

Apparently the not so brilliant minds at Sony, forgot the pause option and left a delete only option. This is something they need to hear and fix right away, I'm stuck with a lot of game downloads on the background and can't even play online properly because the **bleep** downloads are hogging up the bandwidth. I truthfully love the PS4 but Sony screwed up big time with the OS it is a good looking OS but it is AWFUL when it comes to using, they removed all the useful options, features and customization the PS3's XMB offered.



"...Sony screwed up big time..." is a bit extreme dont you think? This can all be added in a firmware updated. Its only the first week, soon updates will be rolling out with all kinds of goodies.

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DaLa_DieR wrote:

Apparently the not so brilliant minds at Sony, forgot the pause option and left a delete only option. This is something they need to hear and fix right away, I'm stuck with a lot of game downloads on the background and can't even play online properly because the **bleep** downloads are hogging up the bandwidth. I truthfully love the PS4 but Sony screwed up big time with the OS it is a good looking OS but it is AWFUL when it comes to using, they removed all the useful options, features and customization the PS3's XMB offered.



"...Sony screwed up big time..." is a bit extreme dont you think? This can all be added in a firmware updated. Its only the first week, soon updates will be rolling out with all kinds of goodies.


By the he means day 2 of the PS4. DAY 2!! There are bound to be little issues and such with a launch of a new system.

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Just wanted to bump this thread because this issue sure does need fixing!!!
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If you go into settings and Uncheck "Connect to Internet" and wait a couple minutes untill you see downloads failed. Then check the box again. The downloads will not resume until you click on them and hit resume one at a time. I've resorted to doing this on several occasions. Needs a perm fix.

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Dimitry03 wrote:

has anyone figured out if you can pause current downloads or not? if so how do you pause them. the only option i see is to delete the downlo and i dont wanna do that.


You can not at this time but I did put it on the stickied wishlist thread (I think anyway)

 

 

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BloodSpillBill wrote:
Just wanted to bump this thread because this issue sure does need fixing!!!

There was no need to necrobump this.  It, as far as I know, is already on the PS4 Update Wishlist.

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