How to Fix PS4 Error NP-40833-8

The PlayStation 4 (PS4) is a home video game console developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.

But sometimes it gives an error NP-40833-8 that says: “There was an error connecting to the server”.

So, in this article, I will guide you on how to fix the PS4 error “NP-40833-8”.

Step 1:  Turn off your router (if you are using Wi-Fi) or disconnect the LAN cable and restart/reconnect the router/LAN cable respectively after 30seconds. This will solve the problem, if not then follow the next steps.

Step 2: Reset your Router that will set up the router to default settings and problem will be solved. If not, then follow the next steps.

Step 3: Go to “Settings”.

Fix PS4 Error NP-40833-8

Step 4: Go to “Network”.

Step 5: Click on “Set Up Internet Connection”.

Step 6: If you are using Wi-Fi, click on “Use Wi-Fi” and if you are using LAN then click on “Use a LAN Cable”. It’s preferable to use LAN.

Step 7: Click on “Custom”.

Step 8: Click on “Automatic”.

Step 9: Click on “Do Not Specify”.

Step 10: Click on “Manual”.

Step 11: Change Primary DNS to “” and Secondary DNS to “”. OR Primary DNS to “” and Secondary DNS to “”. And click on “Next”.

Step 12:  Set MTU Settings to “Automatic”.

Step 13: Set Proxy Server as “Do Not Use”.

Step 14: Click on “Test Internet Connection”.

It will take some time to Set Up and check the Internet Connection. Then you will no longer see PS4 Error NP-40833-8.

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