Launcher Keeps Giving me an Error. Won't Connect.

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#1 Posted by bunnymud (765 posts) -

It started when the game went live. Anyone have any idea or have the same problem? I've checked my firewall and Active X settings. Still nothing

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#2 Posted by hinq (23 posts) -

Do you still have the beta client launcher? If so you need to remove it and grab the new launcher before it'll work. How to fix:

  1. Uninstall the beta via Control Panel
  2. Open explorer and go to C:\Users\(Your Profile)\AppData\LocalLow\Sony Online Entertainment and delete npsoeact.dll
  3. If a Planetside 2 folder exists in C:\Users\Public\Sony Online Entertainment\Installed Games then delete it
  4. Download the new launcher and install, it should now work
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#3 Posted by Mnemoidian (1016 posts) -

I heard someone claim that the Euro launcher, made by a different company (not SOE) is rather bad, and regularly crashes for some people. One work-around for that was supposedly to get the US-launcher instead.

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#4 Posted by bunnymud (765 posts) -

Beta launcher

Zack...why didn't you tell me?

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