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Do I need Gold to play games I download via license transfer.

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2 years ago#1
I have gold on account 1 but want to play them on account 2. I download the games from account 1 but when I try to play on account 2 it says unable to open and that I need to be on the account that downloaded it. Is this because I need gold on account 2 or is there some other reason? I hope this makes sense.
2 years ago#2
All accounts on that console should be able to play it.

You do need to download everything again though to update the licences properly. Don't delete just go through your DL history and pick download again.
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2 years ago#3
^Yep, do that. You're only downloading a tiny file (tiny as in KB, not MB) when you pick download again, it won't take long to run through your history.
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2 years ago#4
I went through the download history and did it that way and this is happening. Can only be played on the account that downloads it even with the license transferred.
2 years ago#5
Can you play them offline with your main account?
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2 years ago#6
Can always try to do another license transfer if it lets you.
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2 years ago#7
Did you actually do a license transfer, or just download the content again without actually doing what is required to transfer licenses to another console?
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