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Epic Games Launcher broken

Epic Games Launcher isn't working properly, the interface is stuck at home in a blank state, the only menu I can access is the store, which requires me to first select Library, then hit the one option that pops up from there. I have content I need to add to an Unreal Engine project, but literally can not access it. alt text

Product Version: Epic Games Launcher
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asked Feb 09 '19 at 08:57 PM in Installation & Setup

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avatar image Jukstement Feb 15 '19 at 02:48 PM

same probleme for me :/ alt text

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avatar image GreenLeprechaun Apr 26 '19 at 07:23 PM

I have exact same problem, it occrued over night yesterday and is still there.

Have a solution been found since it occured for you or?

hoping a post in here gets more attention or a solution.

avatar image ssjjessy 2 days ago

Check out NΛWRΛM's solution.

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I had this and i think i found a fix. It's caused by corrupted temp files in C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\EpicGamesLauncher. Make sure the launcher is closed (also check in task manager) and delete everything inside this folder, then relaunch the program.

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answered May 01 '19 at 07:16 PM

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avatar image ssjjessy 2 days ago

Yup that worked for me. Thanks NΛWRΛM. You can tell you deleted the correct files when you load up the launcher and it doesn't auto log you in if you had "sign in automatically" checked.

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i fixed this issue by reopening the epic games installer and letting it repair the damaged program. the prerequisite launcher (on the windows 10 uninstall it shows the epic games logo faded out) is necessary to have it work properly. when the installer runs the might be a auto run program blocked my either your anti-malware or your anti-virus. if you have clicked block and remember the epic games launch error will appear. i first restarted my computer. disabled my anti-malware (only for enough time to finish the update process of the repair on the installer. everything has worked ok since then. only did this last night so i havent turned my pc off yet so dont know if this has to be repeated every start up.

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answered May 01 '19 at 11:48 PM

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