Sea of Thieves: Stuck on searching the sea – How To Fix

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Sea of Thieves is the ultimate pirate simulator and allows you to fulfill your sailing fantasies. There are numerous activities to enjoy as you group up with friends or play solo. But on occasion, you may run into an error, such as getting stuck searching the sea. This may leave you wondering how to fix the stuck on searching the sea error in Sea of Thieves.

How to fix the Stuck on searching the sea error in Sea of Thieves

To fix the searching the sea error in Sea of Thieves, you will need to restart your game. This will work for a majority of cases, but it may not always work. If you are still receiving this error and are unable to play Sea of Thieves after restarting your game, you will need to be patient. Rare is aware of the issue and implementing fixes, but new updates may cause problems.

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This error occurs when connecting to Sea of Thieves servers, which means that updates or high player traffic can cause issues. It is also possible that your internet connection could be the problem, in which case you should restart your router and check your internet speeds. If you restart your router and check your speeds and notice that the speeds are not normal, contact your ISP.

If all else fails, you can uninstall Sea of Thieves and reinstall it. Alternatively, you can reach out to the official Sea of Thieves Support. With luck, they will be able to help you and solve this error.

For more information on Sea of Thieves, check out Where is the Shipwright Shop located in Sea of Thieves? and Where to find a Sovereign Hut in Sea of Thieves on Pro Game Guides.

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