You may be in a situation where for some reason your play station 4 controller is just blinking white and you do not even know how to connect it. In this article, We will learn that how to fix this Error by some simple steps or methods.

Method 1 To Fix PS4 Controller Flashing White Light Error

The very first thing I would recommend doing is to check your USB cable, now typically when you go ahead and connect your play station 4 to the controller for the first time, it does require you to go and plug in the controller to the play station 4 and sometimes it tells you to press the play station button. If your console is still blinking white what you can do is just change out that micro USB cable for another micro USB cable.

USB cable

Method 2 To Fix PS4 Controller Flashing White Light Error

The second thing you can do to fix your play station 4 controllers is resetting the console itself so pretty much turning it off and then turning it back on so you can do this in a couple of different ways, people recommend it doing in safe mode too but I would recommend doing it first off just like this: So you have to hold down the power button for about 10 seconds and then your console will eventually just shut off by itself and then you have to go ahead and unplug the console and then you have to wait for a couple of minutes, make sure that you do not want to just plug it in right then, after a couple of minutes you have to go ahead and plug your console back into the thing itself and then you have to go ahead and power on the play station 4.

Now plug in your USB cable, you have to make sure it is working and functioning properly, you have to put it into your play station 4 and you have to plug the other end into the play station 4 controllers. At this point, you have to go ahead and press the play station button in the center of the controller and you should be able to see that the controller will turn on the play station 4.

First of all, if it does work then you are set and you do not have to worry about it anymore but if it does not work then you want to go ahead and reset the controller.

Method 3 To Fix PS4 Controller Flashing White Light Error

Now in order to do this, what you want to do is you want to go ahead and turn the controller around and you want to find the reset button on the back of your controller here you see a reset button and you want to find something like a sim card eject tool or a little needle, something like that, you want to go ahead and press that little reset button on it,

ps4 reset button

you want to hold it down for about five seconds and then at this point once your controller is reset you want to go ahead and plug it back into the play station 4 and try that process again turning on your play station 4 by clicking that play station button in the middle.

You May Also Like:- How To Fix Play Station 4 controller not charging?

Method 4 To Fix PS4 Controller Flashing White Light Error

At this point, your controller should be working. Now for some reason, if it’s still not working, you may have to go ahead and check the battery on your controller that maybe the issue again because the battery is sealed Now can go and try to find another controller if you have a friend that uses a controller too than borrow his or her controller and see if it’s a play station 4 controller problem or if it’s an actual play station 4 problem.

If your play station 4 is not turning on or it is not accepting any controllers it may be your play station 4 and you may have to go and try to update it somehow so that really pretty much covers it up.

Method 5 To Fix PS4 Controller Flashing White Light Error

As you will observe on the screen that was blank before, there are now two options. Now you just have gone down to where it says Dual shock 4 because that is the type of controller you use for this. Now take the keyboard goes down to the Dual Shock 4, you are going to click on that and then while you click that it’s going to ask you “do you want to register this Bluetooth device name Dual shock 4”, all you have to do is press “yes”. Now you will observe blue light in your controller and you should be able to use it. 

ps4 blue light

You May Also Like:-How Can You Connect Air Pods to PS4?

How to fix this problem “the USB storage device is not connected” or (CE-37857-0)?

Sometimes you also see the problem that the device not migrated USB Let’s start off with the fix, the first thing to do is go to settings then go down to devices, or go down to application saved data management, then go to saved data on the USB storage device and then try to copy it. These will help you to get a safe-data off out of your play station 4.

Now grab your USB stick and then you want to plug it into your computer. Once you plug your USB stick into your PC or a Mac, it does not really matter as it works for both. Now what you need to do is make this folder right here play station 4 and once you make that you can do the next. Now click on the file, once you created it, it needs to play station 4, then you have to create another folder named data and now what you can do is you can just go ahead and plug it into your play station 4.

Before you do that what you to do is that you have to check out that if it is FAT32, so you want to set it on FAT32 if it’s not. So to do this step, you can just go to info, right-click on USB FOTO, and then select tool info and you can check out if it’s a FAT32 and if it is not then you need to format your USB device. Once you have formatted your USB device, you need to save your files, if you have photos or things like that save it before you are going to format it because the formatting is going to delete everything on your USB stick and now go back to play station 4.

If you are going to try it again now what you will get will be different from prior. Go to save data and copy to the USB storage device and you will observe you can now have full access, now you can copy everything on your USB stick. 

Once you try this method, so it’s actually pretty easy to do and everyone can do it. By the way, you can also go on to “saved data on USB storage device”, and you can copy system storage. 

Conclusion:-

If the above methods do not work out, then this may be a serious hardware issue. I suggest you to that you should get in touch with the experts to get a solution