How to fix Call of Duty: Vanguard not working, not connecting or starting

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While many players enjoyed it Call of Duty: Vanguard Since launch, with no problems, there are others whose enjoyment has been hampered by errors and connectivity issues on PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X | S and Xbox One. For those looking for a Call of Duty: Vanguard fix that doesn't work, or a fix that won't connect, or even a fix that won't launch, this guide contains all the information you need.

Call of Duty: Vanguard not working fix



To fix Call of Duty: Vanguard not working, players will want to:

  • Make sure the game is fully installed and up to date.
  • Make sure the shaders are fully installed.
  • Restart the game (and restart all players in the party).
  • Restart the system, find in PC, PS5, PS4 or Xbox.
  • Check your router and confirm that your internet connection is stable.
  • Confirm that the servers are online using this official support page.

Call of Duty: Vanguard is not connecting correctly

To fix Call of Duty: Vanguard's connection failure, players should:

  • Check that your internet connection is strong and stable.
  • Connect to a wired connection where possible, as wireless can be inconsistent.
  • Confirm that the Vanguard servers are online by checking here.
  • Restart the game (and tell others in your party to do the same).
  • Reboot your system.

Call of Duty: Vanguard does not launch the fix

To fix Call of Duty: Vanguard not starting, players will want to:

  • Make sure the game is fully installed and all updates have been downloaded.
  • On PC, close potentially conflicting apps like MSI Afterburner or other games.
  • On consoles, restart your system and start the game.

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