Destiny 2 How to Transfer Character from PS4 to PC Steam

Destiny 2 allows you to transfer your characters from PS4 to PC. Once Shadowkeep launches, it will actually allow you to share your character between platforms, provided you have the same version on each one (meaning the same expansions and DLCs). A bunch of people are wondering how exactly this cross save system works. This is why we’ve written a guide on how to transfer character from PS4 to PC Steam in Destiny 2.

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destiny 2 how to transfer character from ps4 to pc steam
Destiny 2 How to Transfer Character from PS4 to PC Steam

How to transfer data from PS4 to PC

The process is pretty straightforward. You don’t even need to download the game on any of the platforms. Just head on over to Bungie’s site and follow their instructions. They’ll lead you through the entire process and make sure it goes smoothly.

Your progress and gear will be available on all the accounts you link as soon as you activate cross save. This includes PS4, PC, Xbox and even Stadia (once it’s live). However, some things won’t transfer over – mainly stuff you need to pay for. So if you only have Shadowkeep on PC, that’s the only platform on which you’ll be able to play the new content. Since Forsaken is now part of the New Light package, this means you’ll have access to it on all platforms. Any silver you might have saved up will also be tied to the account you made the purchase on. For more info on what will and won’t be available, and how exactly the whole thing will work, visit the link above.

Can you locate Destiny 2 folder from Steam?

No. Well, technically, you can, but it won’t do you any good. There’s no way to point Steam towards the existing Destiny 2 install (the one from You can’t avoid downloading the entire 80-ish GB game yet again, so better get started as soon as possible.

If you need further help with Destiny 2 Shadowkeep, check out our guides on Dead Ghost Locations, Jade Rabbit Locations, and Eyes on the Moon - How to Start Vex Invasion. If it's Exotic Weapons that you're after, we've got you covered with our Pain And Gain Exotic Quest and Deathbringer Exotic Rocket Launcher - Symphony of Death guides. Going back in time for new players, we can offer you guides like Ikelos Weapons - How to Get SMG, Sniper Rifle, Shotgun, or, if you're playing Forsaken content, guides like Corsair Down & Badge - Dead Body Locations.

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