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How to Share PlayStation 4 Video Clips to YouTube

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Introduction

This guide will show you how you can share your favorite video clips captured on your PlayStation 4 to show off your gaming skills or funniest moments on YouTube.
Before You Begin:

Link Social Media to Your PlayStation 4

Playstation 4 logo

1 Share PlayStation 4 Video Clips to YouTube

  1. Press the Share button on your controller.
    Share button highlighted on PlayStation 4 controller.
  2. Select Video Clip under Share.
    Video Clip option highlighted under Share option on PlayStation 4.
  3. Select YouTube.
    YouTube highlighted in video clip sharing option on PlayStation 4.
  4. Select Trim if you want to shorten the clip to the most relevant segment and give it a matching Title.
    Trim button and Title field highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.
  5. Scroll down to type in a Description, choose who do you want to make the clip available to on YouTube under Privacy and enter any relevant Tags for people to find your clip online.
    Description and Tags fields, Privacy dropdown box highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.
  6. Scroll down further to Select Players if you want to tag other players who were involved in the video clip, check the box under Share Link if you want to post on Twitter that you're clip is available and choose the PSN Audience that you wish to see your video clip, then select Share.
    Select Players and Share buttons, Share Link checkbox and PSN Audience dropdown box highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.

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This guide will show you how you can share your favorite video clips captured on your PlayStation 4 to show off your gaming skills or funniest moments on YouTube.
Before You Begin:

Link Social Media to Your PlayStation 4

Playstation 4 logo
  1. Press the Share button on your controller.
    Share button highlighted on PlayStation 4 controller.
  2. Select Video Clip under Share.
    Video Clip option highlighted under Share option on PlayStation 4.
  3. Select YouTube.
    YouTube highlighted in video clip sharing option on PlayStation 4.
  4. Select Trim if you want to shorten the clip to the most relevant segment and give it a matching Title.
    Trim button and Title field highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.
  5. Scroll down to type in a Description, choose who do you want to make the clip available to on YouTube under Privacy and enter any relevant Tags for people to find your clip online.
    Description and Tags fields, Privacy dropdown box highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.
  6. Scroll down further to Select Players if you want to tag other players who were involved in the video clip, check the box under Share Link if you want to post on Twitter that you're clip is available and choose the PSN Audience that you wish to see your video clip, then select Share.
    Select Players and Share buttons, Share Link checkbox and PSN Audience dropdown box highlighted in video clip sharing options on PlayStation 4.