How to stop your PS5 from turning on and off with your TV

Learn how to stop your PlayStation 5 from turning on and off with your TV with this step-by-step tutorial.

Steps

  1. Open settings by selecting the settings (gear) icon in the upper right corner of your screen and pressing the (X) button on your controller.
    Open PlayStation 5 settings
  2. Open System.
    Open System settings on the PlayStation 5
  3. Select HDMI.
    Open HDMI settings on the PlayStation 5
  4. Select Enable HDMI Device Link.
    Disable HDMI Device Link on the PlayStation 5
  5. Press the X button on your controller to turn it off.
    X button on a PlayStation 5 controller
    Disable HDMI Device Link on the PlayStation 5

Your PlayStation 5 will no longer automatically turn on with your TV.