How to fix Fortnite crash and technical issues

Don’t forget to check our Community Issues Trello dashboard for known issues before you start following the steps below. This dashboard is updated by the Fortnite Community Team and includes the most important issues in Battle Royale, Creative, Save the World and Mobile. If you see the problem you are having here, you may need to wait a while for us to fix it by releasing a patch. If you don’t see the problem you’re having on the Trello dashboard, try these common solutions to fix your problem.

— How to Troubleshoot a Problem on a PC or Mac

— Troubleshooting a Network Connection Problem

— Troubleshooting a Console or Mobile Device

— How to Troubleshoot a Problem on a PC or Mac

— Verify that Your System Meets the Requirements to Run Fortnite

— In order for you to enjoy Fortnite, your computer must meet the minimum requirements to run Fortnite.

Verify Game Files

The process of verifying game files checks for deleted or corrupted files. If it detects a deleted or corrupted file, Epic Games downloads these files again through the launcher.

— Open the Epic Games launcher.

— Come to the Library tab.

— Click on the three dots right next to Fortnite.

— Click Verify.

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