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How to Fix Error CE-108255-1 on PS5

Are you getting an error CE-108255-1 on PS5?

Here’s the error message, “Something went wrong with this game or app”.

Followed by the game’s title (e.g., Fortnite, Baldurs Gate 3, Apex Legends).

And “Reporting this error to Sony Interactive Entertainment helps improve PS5 hardware, software, and services”.

“This report might include personal information”.

“To send the report, carefully read the [About Error Report] and then select [Accept and Report]”.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to fix error CE-108255-1 on PS5, “Something went wrong with this game or app”.

How to Fix Error CE-108255-1 on PS5

To fix Fortnite error CE-108255-1 on PS5, you can try updating the game or updating the system software.

You can also try uninstalling and reinstalling the game or rebuilding your PS5 database.

Note: After trying each fix, try launching the game or app again and check if the error is fixed.

Fix 1: Update the game or app

  1. Go to the home screen of your PS5.
  2. Navigate to the game or app that is causing the error.
  3. Press the “Options” button on your controller.
  4. Select “Check for Update” and update the game or app.

Fix 2: Update system software

  1. Go to the home screen of your PS5.
  2. Scroll up and open your PS5 settings.
  3. Scroll down and select “System Software Update”.
  4. Update your PS5 to the latest version.

Fix 3: Uninstall and reinstall the game or app

  1. Go to the home screen of your PS5.
  2. Navigate to the game or app and press the “Options” button on your controller.
  3. Select “Delete” followed by “OK”.
  4. Open your Library and select “Purchased”.
  5. Search for the game or app, select it, and select “Download”.

Fix 4: Rebuild PS5 database

  1. Shut down your PS5.
  2. Press and hold the power button on your console for 7 seconds (until you hear two beeps).
  3. Connect your controller to your console using a USB cable and press the PlayStation button.
  4. Select “Rebuild Database” and select “OK”.
  5. Reopen the game or app and check if the issue is fixed.

Further reading

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