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couch.lock posted a topic in Software SupportSo to start off, I apologize if this is in the wrong sub-forum. I noticed in the "Forum Rules" thread something about contacting mods or admin regarding EAC bans, but I don't know how to and I'm not even sure if I'm banned. Skip to "more details" below for technical information about what has changed on my computer. Alright, so, I bought this game 2-3 weeks ago and have been playing it pretty regularly without any problems. Until tonight... I was kicked for an "Anti-Cheat Violation" and now I'm worried about playing again because I don't want to get banned due to some weird technical problem. Although I haven't even tried joining another server so maybe I already am, ha. What happened: I joined a server that I haven't played on before. Not sure if it's relevant but it was Warzone Chicago. Normally I play on Bella's BG, Firestorm, or 2fg Tactical. Played the ongoing round for about 10 minutes and then the server switched maps. I joined a squad on the new map and after about 2 minutes I guess (hadn't even spawned yet), 6 of the people left the squad, leaving me and 2 others. It also made me SL as a marksman. Then about 30 seconds later it kicked me from the server. I was thinking that I was kicked for being SL with a marksman kit, but then the client says "kicked for anti-cheat violation". My brother, who was also in the squad, was not kicked. According to him it said I just disconnected from the game. More details: Before I started the game I updated my GeForce driver to 417.71, which was just released today. I also enabled the new Freesync/Gsync compatibility feature that was implemented in the driver update. After that I tried starting the game but it hung on the splash screen / EAC load screen for so long that I exited out and restarted my computer. After that I was able to get into the game but the EAC/Splash Screen still took much longer than it has before. Also, Discord was running in the background which I don't think I've ever used before while playing (I doubt that caused anything though). Should I be worried about this? Do I need to find out what caused the false EAC kick before trying to play again so that I'm not banned? Should I revert to the previous GPU driver? Has anyone else had this problem? Sorry for the long post. Thanks,
roth posted a topic in Software SupportHi everyone, I bought the game a couple of weeks ago and really enjoyed it so far (40 hours in). Sadly, I cannot start the game since yesterday as I am having Easy Anti Cheat (EAC) issues. The following picture is shown (language set to Dutch): https://imgur.com/a/ge0Dnqb The EAC logs are not really informative: Info] [LauncherProgress] 100%. [Info] [LauncherProgress] 100%. [Info] [LauncherProgress] 100%. [Info] [LauncherFinished] EACAsyncResult: 4 Message: 'Failed to start the game'. [Info] Exit button pressed by user. [Info] Unloading the EasyAntiCheat library. [Info] Destroying windows. [Info] Exit. I followed all instructions in the FAQ to the letter but to no avail. Reinstalling EAC, the game or both does not work, neither does removing the game files in appdata. I have turned off my fire wall and virus scanner. I have also contacted EAC. Edit: I have not installed any mods or made any alterations to the game. My guess would be that it has something to do with a Windows 10 update. I am currently on: Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview Build 17661.rs_prerelease.180428-1349. I am using Insider Preview for development purposes. Does anyone have a clue how to resolve this (other than reverting / reinstalling Windows 10)? Thanks in advance!
Hey guys, I want to play the game, but when it started i get an error "EasyAntiCheat Error: Failed to create Gameclient instance! Check that the game was run from the correct launcher. Online Play may not available" - How can i fix that ? Because of that errorr can`t play online. I just get a Server Message. "Cannotjoin an Anti-Cheat server witjout Anti-cheat enabled"