Fix: Unable to Link Xbox Live account to Steam in Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is a popular action-adventure online multiplayer video game that has been developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios. If you’re a pirate lover then you can live the pirate life and its journey throughout the game. It basically offers ship sailing, fighting, exploring new places & ships, looting, etc. However, some of the players are reporting that they’re Unable to Link their Xbox Live account to Steam in Sea of Thieves.

If the same problem seems to appear with you, then check out the troubleshooting guide below. Here we’ve shared some of the possible fixes to resolve the Xbox Live sign-in issue. Now, according to the affected players, whenever they try to launch the Sea of Thieves game on their Windows computer via the Steam client, they simply receive a blank screen.

That means the Xbox Live Sign-in page will pop up but you can’t see any option for signing into the account which is quite irritating for all players. Therefore, you will need to simply unlink your Steam account from Xbox Live. Now, let’s take a quick look at the simple fix below.

Fix: Unable to Link Xbox Live account to Steam in Sea of Thieves

Fix: Unable to Link Xbox Live account to Steam in Sea of Thieves

  1. First of all, you will need to press Windows + G keys on the keyboard to view the Xbox Game Bar feature (Windows 10).
  2. Next, click on the Settings menu (cog icon) from the top bar.
  3. Click on Accounts > Scroll down to “Connect with friends from across social networks”.
  4. Look for Steam > Then click on Unlink.
  5. Once the unlinking process is done, relaunch the Sea of Thieves game via the Steam client.
  6. Now, you should be able to reconnect your Steam using the Xbox Live account and play the game.

If in case, this method doesn’t fix the issue completely then make sure to submit a ticket to Sea of Thieves Support for further assistance.

That’s it, guys. We hope this troubleshooting guide was useful to you. For further queries, feel free to ask in the comment below.


  1. hi i just want to know how to unlink an old microsoft account for a new one but when i link the new one with steam sea of thieves always want to connect on my old account

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