When it comes to online battle royale video games, Fortnite stands out on the list. It’s quite common for video games to have several bugs or errors across multiple platforms and the ‘Invalid Client’ error is one of them. If you’re a Fortnite player and want to fix the Invalid Client error then check this guide. This particular issue is appearing on all devices like PC, Xbox, PS, Nintendo, Android, iOS.
The mentioned error is appearing only to those who’re using Epic Games accounts to log into the Fortnite game. Luckily, this error has some workarounds that can help you out. Epic Games services may also be another reason because the servers seem to be down and this affects Fortnite a lot. Multiple reports are also coming out that Epic Games Store is also facing downtime.
How to fix Fortnite Invalid Client error
The official Fortnite Status Twitter handle has acknowledged this issue and they’re working on it. So, it may take some time to fix the issue completely. Luckily, at the time of writing this article, developers have fixed the login issues as well as friends not appearing in the friend list issue by releasing a patch fix.
We've released a fix for the login issues and Friends not appearing in the friends list.
We appreciate your patience, and we will continue to monitor. pic.twitter.com/CCOmYuJqvv
— Fortnite Status (@FortniteStatus) April 6, 2021
However, if you’re still getting login-related issues with your Fortnite game then make sure to follow the steps properly.
1. Restart the Game
Well, a simple restart can also fix multiple issues in a jiffy. Make sure to close the Fortnite game completely and then reopen it. Try logging into the account again to check for the issue.
2. Restart Epic Games Store
- If you’re playing Fortnite on your PC/Laptop, make sure to right-click on the Fortnite shortcut.
- Click on ‘Exit’ the Epic Games Store app from the system tray on Taskbar.
- Once done, restart your computer, and try running the game again.
3. Check Fortnite Status
As the problem is specific to the Epic Games server that’s why you should keep an eye on the official Fortnite Status Twitter account for further info, updates, etc. Whether there is downtime or not, you can check there.
That’s it, guys. We assume this guide was helpful to you. For further queries, let us know in the comment below.