Mar 29 2014
By: extremeLegend101 First Son 1 posts

How do you redownload playstation home

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Treasure Hunter
Registered: 03/02/2013
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Re: How do you redownload playstation home

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Mar 29, 2014

Welcome to the forums extremeLegend101. You should just be able to go back to the Playstation Home Icon on your XMB and select it to install. Let us know if that works for you, or not. 

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Treasure Hunter
Registered: 01/25/2009
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Re: How do you redownload playstation home

Mar 29, 2014
If you already have it installed and you want to uninstall it before a fresh new install, press triangle on the Home logo and select delete. Then follow Julian's instruction.

* By deleting the application you will not lose any purchases or rewards.
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Limit Breaker
Registered: 08/15/2007
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Re: How do you redownload playstation home

Mar 29, 2014

PlayStation®Home- How to Clear Cache

Click START to get to your Navigation screen, Go to OPTIONS, Scroll down to CACHE, Clear Cache. follow the onscreen commands. You will be temporarily disconnected from PlayStation®Home.

The process will take several minutes and then PlayStation®Home will reload and you will be logged in again.


Deleting and Reinstalling PlayStation®Home.

On the PlayStation Cross Media Bar highlight the PlayStation Home icon and click the TRIANGLE button on your PS3 Controller and select Delete. When prompted click YES. *Note, All of your purchased content is saved on the Sony Servers and will NOT be deleted. You are only deleting the Home Application.

Once complete, You can Click on the Home Icon and Reinstall Home.

Follow the on-screen commands. After the install you will be logged into Home after the system Varifies your Purchased Content.

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Fender Bender
Registered: 12/25/2009
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Re: How do you redownload playstation home

Mar 29, 2014

If you're trying to figure out how to redownload the Home application, here are a few steps you can follow.

Step 1.  While on your PS3 account go over to PSN.  There you'll see the Home logo.  It should be a light blue color.

Step 2.  Press the X button, wait a bit and press the X button to OK it.

Step 3.  It'll ask if you want to download the feature, Press X on Yes.

It'll now install. 


If you're on Home.

You can change your cache size, and clear your cache.  As well without having to quit Home and deleting Home.

How to do it:

Step 1: Press start.

Step 2: Hover over to Options.

Step 3: Scroll down to Cache.


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