In this article, we have discussed how to use Create Button on PS5 DualSense Controller. The PS5 has brought up DualSense, its all-new controller, which is an upgrade over the previous-gen DualShock 4 controller, which use to be sipped alongside the PS4 and the PS4 Pro. This controller has bought several changes, and one of the biggest things you will observe is the “Share” button that has been named “Create” now. This button allows users to broadcast content, record clips, and capture screenshots. So, if you are thinking about how to start creating game media, follow the steps mentioned below to use “Create,” on your DualSense controller.
How to Use the Create Button in DualSense Controller
Using the “Create” button on your PS 5 controller, there are a certain thing that you can do. You will find yourself making use of this button to record video clips or take screenshots if you want to share your in-game experiences with others.
Whatever the case may be, understanding how to use the “Create” button is crucial in order to get used to the all-new DualSense controller. So, in the titles below, we have mentioned the details on how to use the “Create” button, how to remap it, and more. On that note, let’s get started with the steps:
Use Create Button to Take Screenshots and Record Clips
As stated above, you would need the “Create” button in order to record clips and take screenshots. So, here’s how to do that.
If you want to take a screenshot using your DualSense controller, simply tap and hold the “Create” button present on your DualSense controller. A screenshot icon will appear on the upper-right corner of your device’s screen with a checkmark. Alternatively, you can also tap on the “Create” button and then click on “Take Screenshot” to capture a screenshot.
If you want to record your recent gameplay on your DualSense controller, you need to double-click on the “Create” button.
Alternatively, you can also tap on “Create” and further select the option “Save Recent Gameplay.” This will offer you two options. You can save a clip ranging from 15 seconds to 30 minutes, or if required, you can save an entire video; however, it should be within 60 minutes.
Change Default Clip Recording Time
You might be recording video clips by double-pressing the “Create” button on your controller, resulting in which you might want to make adjustments in the recording time so as to ensure the gameplay you needed to record gets saved. Below we have mentioned the steps to do the same:
- Launch Settings and further click on the option “Captures & Broadcasts.”
- There you need to click on “Shortcuts for Create Button,” appearing under “Captures.”
- Now, you need to select the option “Length of Recent Gameplay Video Clip” and set it to the value according to your preference. You may select between a duration of 15 seconds to an hour.
Change Screenshot Format
The PS5 is set to capture screenshots in JPEG format by default. But, if you want to change the default format for the screenshots on your console, you can follow the steps mentioned below:
- Launch Settings and “Captures and Broadcasts.”
- Further, tap on the option “Screenshot Format” and further select your preferred format. You can either opt for PNG or JPG format.
Use Create Button to Broadcast Games
Using your PS5, you can let others watch your game by streaming it. If you want to get started with PS5 streaming, this will be great for you. It natively supports streaming to YouTube and Twitch. Just press the “Create” button, and you will be brought to the create menu. Now, tap on the broadcast icon appearing on the right side of the menu.
Now, you can select either YouTube or Twitch to stream your PS5 games. You need to log in using your YouTube or Twitch account for the first time so as to get started with streaming on any of the two platforms.
Customize Create Button Key Mapping
While the default button mapping works completely fine for the “Create” button, however, if you want to change the working of the “Create” button on your PS5’s DualSense controllers, you can follow the steps mentioned below:
- Tao on Settings and further click on “Captures and Broadcasts.”
- Now, choose the option “Shortcuts for Create Button.”
- Further, select the option “Button mapping,” and you may now choose your preferred option from “Standard,” “Easy Screenshots,” or “Easy Video Clips.”
So, these were the instructions with which you can use the “Create” button in order to stream PS5 games or record video clips using the DualSense controller. Though it’s really easy to use the “Create” button on the PS5 DualSense controller, in case you still face any issues, let us know in the comments section below.