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How to Fix Warzone Not Showing Friends List Online Bug

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When will they fix Warzone? Ever? (Credit: Activision)

Many players are experiencing a friends list not showing problem in Warzone, and it's causing a lot players to be unable to play Warzone with their mates. The Warzone friends list not showing online bug is a frustrating issue that continues to stop players from being able to play Warzone with their friends, with limited work arounds and fixes available. 

Making it worse, the problem is growing. We first reported on the Warzone friends list not showing problem back in February, but now we find ourselves here here again, trying to solve the problem once more! Perhaps Raven Software should do something about it, since it keeps happening? Seriously, this bug stops you from showing your online friends list – it's a pretty big problem! The Warzone friends list not showing online problem has been persisting for far too long... let's cross our fingers that we can help you out a little bit!

Before we attempt to solve the friends list not showing problem in Warzone, here are a few other common issues that we have tried to solve!

It's getting pretty widespread, but there are still a few things that you can do to better the situation. Mind you, these are really things that Raven Software and Activision should be doing, but anyway... No one wants to play with Randoms, so here is how you can dive back in with your squad. Here's how to fix the Warzone not showing friends list online bug...

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How Do I Fix The Warzone Friends List Not Showing Online Problem?

  • Go into options
  • Select account
  • Change cross-play to disabled
  • Reboot the game
  • Re-enable cross-play
  • Reboot the game again

Check if the game is working again. If not, this could be an issue on Activision's end (probably the servers). This does seem to be the most effective way to fix the Warzone not showing friends list online bug, but it isn't fool-proof. There are a couple of other options to try out, if this one doesn't seem to work out, though.

How to Fix Friends List Not Working in Warzone Problem: Other Options

  • Check that everything is up to date: there could be a patch available to fix the problem!
  • Turn it off and on again: close the application all the way down, restart your console or PC, boot up the game again.
  • Send a random friend request: for some reason, it sometimes works to send a friend request to a Random from recent players.
  • Clear the cache: you can clear the cache on consoles and PC alike, so try that out.

We seriously hope that Activision gets themselves together and actually fixes the Warzone Not Showing Friends, or Friends List Not Working issue. Remember, there are always support services available. Check out Activision Support, reach out to them on Twitter, or maybe shoot them an email. You've got to get your daily dose of Call of Duty: Warzone, so you've got to put in the leg-work. Get on with it, bro!

Wouldn't it be nice if Warzone just... worked? Oh, here are all the games that are coming out in May!


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