Today is the launch day of the unique looter shooter RPG Outriders, but players are reporting internet connection errors. We're taking a look at the issues with potential solutions.
How to solve Internet connection errors | cannot connect Outriders servers guide
For Launch Day Players: To fix connection errors in Outriders, you can do a few troubleshooting steps, but the first you should do is wait for an update. This is because today is a big launch day, and so most likely, the issues players are experiencing are due to numerous players all trying to get online.
The developers are also aware of the server issues and recently stated on the official Twitter account that a fix is being worked on that will fix the connection issues players are currently experiencing.
Server Issues Update:
Our Anomaly Infused Hamsters aren't playing ball.
— Outriders (@Outriders) April 1, 2021
The best thing you can do is wait for the issues to be resolved. You can also stay up to date on the current status of the servers via the URL https://status.outriders.net.
However, if you are still experiencing issues after the fix, here are a few things you can try below.
- Restart Router: Restarting your router will sometimes resolve internet speed issues; locate your router, unplug the wires for about 10 seconds and plug them back in.
- Check Internet Connection: Check your internet connection by visiting a speed test site like fast.com. If the results come back stating your connecting is slow, this might be the source of your connection problems.
- Restart Game: The next fix you can try is to restart your game; this might resolve any issues you are experiencing.
- Restart System: If restarting didn't work, try restarting your system; not guaranteed to fix any problems, but it can't hurt to try.
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