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Unreal Engine download button isn`t working.

Hi,I installed Epic Games launcher,but when I go Unreal Engine -> Library and click to download button of 4.22.0 version,nothing happens.It's just...clicking and that's all..I assumed that it`s not enough space,but are more than 13 GB needed?Shouldn`t it at the very least give me an error?If it's a problem,can I change where the engine is stored?Or is problem somewhere else?

Product Version: UE 4.22
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asked Jul 04 '19 at 03:38 PM in Installation & Setup

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avatar image danielf94 Jul 04 '19 at 05:26 PM

Restart the computer and try again. sometimes it seems that the installer is not working but really yes.

avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 04 '19 at 05:34 PM

Nah,isn't working

avatar image danielf94 Jul 04 '19 at 05:42 PM

reinstall epic games launcher

avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 04 '19 at 05:48 PM

Already tried once ._. Also not working.Any other ideas?

avatar image danielf94 Jul 04 '19 at 06:10 PM

try to install another version of the engine

avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 04 '19 at 06:49 PM

It's all the same...Wow,am I really that unlucky guy?

avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 08 '19 at 08:01 AM

So,nobody knows the reason behind this?

avatar image danielf94 Jul 08 '19 at 02:08 PM

I really do not know why, but if you have a restore point on your windows before installation it would be good to apply it and then reinstall the epic games launcher

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13GB isn't enough for engine. Download size is (for 4.21.3) 7.46 but requried space is 22GB. This may don't let you install. Also you should install symbols it helps a lot even if you are not using C++. This will double size (up 40).

So make sure you have at least ~23GB before installing.

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answered Jul 04 '19 at 08:15 PM

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avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 05 '19 at 02:04 PM

Hello,I cleaned my cmputer a bit and now I have 26 GB,but it still working the same.Maybe there is some other issue?

avatar image Przemek2222 Jul 05 '19 at 08:58 PM

Hey again,

Can you please upload any screenshot of what button do you mean?

Guessing will be way longer.

avatar image EndOfTheGlory Jul 06 '19 at 07:35 AM

this button![even another version not loading![alt text

it's standart.I don't understan how it will help.

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avatar image ingleshveribet Jul 08 '19 at 09:54 AM

It's a bit strange, bacause you don'n have patch versions of engine. alt text

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avatar image Przemek2222 Jul 12 '19 at 07:54 PM

Hey, last time I have discovered there is directory for epic launcher.

you should try deleting all cached content as reinstalling doesn't do anything actualy.


It may acutaly be a bit different path but you should find it.

Then delete whole EpicGamesLauncher dirrectory and relaunch.

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