Each and every voucher code will have twelve digits in it, and any code which has the different sets of the digit will be accepted by the PlayStation store. Moreover, if you find a voucher, which has a silver panel in it, then you need to scratch it with the help of a coin.
Make sure that you do not try to peel off the code as it may damage the code, which is printed underneath, and at the same time, it may also make it unreadable.
Most importantly, you must keep one point in your mind that the voucher code can be used only once. And in order to check the transaction history of your account, you need to sign in to the Account Management online.
The best thing is that if you have already used the voucher code, then you can see the details for the same in the transaction details.
In addition, you must also be aware of the fact that it is not possible to transfer fund.
Step 1] If you are using PS4 workstation website then first you need to do is go to the PlayStation store and then you need to scroll at the bottom of the side bar where you can find option stating “Redeem codes”.
Step 2] After selecting this option, you need to enter the code and then select the redeem option.
Step 3] On completion of the second step, you will find that the credit of the voucher code is applied to your account.
Step 1] If you are interested in redeeming code on Web, then you need to browse for PlayStation Store, and then you need to click on the Online ID, which exists at the top of your screen.
Step 2] Then you need to select the option stating Redeem code from the drop down menu, which is available.
Step 3] After selecting the redeem code option, you need to carefully enter the code and then select the redeem option, which is available.
Step 4] As soon as you complete step 3, you will find that the content or credit is applied to your account.
In order to redeem the voucher code in the PlayStation 3, also known as PS3, you need to follow steps, which are slightly different from PS4.
Step 1] At first, you will have to visit the PlayStation store and then scroll to the bottom of the sidebar where you can find “redeem codes” button.
Step 2] You need to enter the code carefully and then select the continue option.
Step 3] After that, enter the voucher code properly, you will find that the remaining credit is applied to your account.
PS Vita / PS TV
Step 1] If you want to redeem PS Vita / PS TV then the first thing that you need to do is go to the PlayStation store and then select the option which states “Redeem codes”.
Step 2] On successful completion of the previous step, you need to be bit careful with the code and then select on the continue option.
Step 3] You will find that the credit of the voucher code is applied in your account.
What if you are below 18 years of age?
You will be astonished to know that if you are below 18 years of age, then the account is treated as the child account. And so it does not have any PlayStation store wallet which is associated with the same. If that is the scenario, then you will not be able to redeem the wallet top-up voucher code in your account.
So, if you want to redeem the PSN voucher code, then you will have to ask any of the family managers to do it for you in their account. And then you can spend from their wallet, only after they set up a spending limit for you.
Even if you want to redeem the code on the child account, then certain benefits such as the monthly games and online multiplayer will be restricted by age. This is the main reason why it is asked to get the voucher code redeemed in any of your family member’s accounts.
Moreover, as discussed before that you cannot transfer credit between one accounts to another rather, you can use their wallet but only on their approval.