The computer says no. Fortnite won't start and you don't know why? No problem: Here are all important error codes, what they mean, and how to fix them!
Do you want to go with Fortnite? TJA PECH! A wild error code has come up and it looks like you have no idea what went wrong. But don't panic, we're here. Don't despair, ask EarlyGame... We have the error codes, their meaning and remedy against the annoying messages.
- bad_module_info has stopped working
Start the game as administrator, update the graphics card driver and Windows.
- Connection problems
Check your internet connection. If there's nothing wrong, it's the server.
- The error code appears during download on the PC
Download it as an administrator.
Run a hard drive check. Your memory may also be causing problems. Epic Games has more info on this.
- That would be the Epic Games Launcher
Terminate all launch processes and search C:\User\PC-NAME\AppData\Local\ EpicGamesLauncher\Saved\ and delete the web cache files.
Error Code 0
- Please restart your client
Verify the game files as administrator and open launcher settings. Type "sfc/scannow" at the command prompt.
Error Code 91
- The party is currently not responding to join requests
Verify the game files in the launcher settings or set the party status to private.
Error Code 93
- You can't join the party.
Change the skin, set the lobby to public, or join friends on the Epic Games List.
Error Code 500
- You can't start the game
Here we wait and see. Epic is always working on bugs like this.
Error Code 30005
- Game cannot be started due to an anti-cheat bug
Open C:\Program Files (x86)\EasyAntiCheat and delete the .sys file. Then start EasyAntiCheat-Setup.exe.
CE-34878-0 (for PS4)
- PS4 Crash
Perform a system and software update
CE-40852-9 (for PS4)
- Error during PS4 Download
Reconnect to the Internet and verify IP and MTU automatically
- The wrong launcher is running
Quit the game, update the launcher and restart Fortnite.
- The game is incorrectly installed
Uninstall the game or follow the instructions from Epic.
- No connection to the patch server
Check the Serverstatus.
- the game does not start
It is best to follow Epic's instructions.
- Application still running
Go to the Task Manager and stop any processes.
Make sure that you are the administrator and restart.
Make sure that there is enough space on your hard drive and if not, you can see here how to create it.
That shouldn't happen to you. Your account is suspended.
AS-0001 & AS-18004
Learn your login data better in the future!
If you would like to fix the connection problems with the Epic Games Launcher and Fortnite, here are some instructions.