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‘Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error’ – How to fix

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Dota 2 is a popular MOBA with numerous players, which means server errors are common. There are bound to be issues that can occur, including the "Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error." This may leave you wondering how to fix the ‘Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error’ in Dota 2.

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How to fix the 'Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error'

The "Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error" is annoying and can prevent you from playing the game, but several solutions exist. But first, you should check for any known server issues. You can do this by going through Dota 2 TwitterDiscord, and Reddit, where you'll find out if some error has appeared. If no issues are known, you can try solutions for the "Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error."

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Best solutions for 'Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error'

Verify the Integrity of Files

  1. Right-click on Dota 2 in your Steam Library.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Select Local Files.
  4. Click Verify Integrity of game files.

Restart your network connection

Your internet connection could be causing the error, so make sure to check if you're online. Also, you may want to test your internet speed.

Change your connection type

Changing from wired to wireless or switching your wifi can sometimes help fix the 'Searching for Dota 2 Game Coordinator error.'

Contact Dota 2 technical support

In most cases, the problem is on the developer's side, so visiting the Dota 2 technical support page is a good idea. Here, you'll most likely find more information about the error in question and can ask for help.

Uninstall and reinstall Dota 2

Simply reinstalling Dota 2 can sometimes fix the Dota 2 Game Coordinator bug. Consider this a last resort, and do this only if nothing else works.

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