FIFA 21 Error Codes Guide (Fixed)

FIFA 21 is still getting errors in its latest update, if you’re getting an error then don’t worry as we’re here to help you fix that error. Players have reported different errors like:

  • Opening/Launching Error.
  • There is a Problem With Your Game’s Setup and FIFA 21 MSVCP140.dll Was Not Found.
  • Crashing, Freezing, Launching, Black Screen and FPS Issue.
  • UNABLE TO CONNECT TO EA SERVERS/ERROR CONNECTING TO FIFA ULTIMATE TEAM.
  • Too Many Computers Have Accessed This Account’s Version.
  • DirectX Function Error DXGI ERROR DEVICE HUNG And DXGI ERROR DEVICE REMOVED.

How to fix Opening/Launching Error in FIFA 21?

There are three methods to fix this error. If the first one does not work well, you can try the next one. Following are the three methods :

  1. Repair and Delete temp files.
  2. Go Offline and then back online.
  3. Reinstall the Game.

Fix # 01- Repair and Delete temp files :

  • Open the launcher, then right click on the game and navigate to repair.

  • As it will get repaired, again right click on the game and tap on update.
  • Then sign out the Origin and exit the origin launcher.
  • After that, press windows+r and type %ProgramData% in it
  • Delete every folder except Localcontent.
  • Now run %appdata% in run window by pressing windows+r.
  • Delete the origin folder here.
  • After that, click on the appdata in the windows address bar and then navigate to the local folder.
  • After going into the local folder, delete the origin folder here also as this will remove the temporary files existing in the drive.
  • Now restart the pc and play the game it should work. If the issue is not resolved yet,  move on the next method

Fix # 02 – Go Offline and then back online :

  • Navigate to the origin above and then ”Go offline”.
  • After that “Go online”. The game sometimes works following this way.

Fix # 03 – Reinstall the Game

If you have tried all the above methods to fix the error and the issue is still there. You can uninstall the game and reinstall it.

How to fix “There is a Problem With Your Game’s Setup and FIFA 21 MSVCP140.dll Was Not Found” ?

Follow the method below to fix this error in FIFA 21 :

  • Go to this website and install the visual on the webpage.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/the-latest-supported-visual-c-downloads-2647da03-1eea-4433-9aff-95f26a218cc0

How to fix “Crashing, Freezing, Launching, Black Screen and FPS Issue” ?

There are nineteen methods to fix this error. If the first one does not work well, you can try the next one. Following are the methods :

  1. Change DIRECTX Value.
  2. Disable in game overlay in origin or stream. 
  3. Set setting to default in launcher.
  4. Launch FIFA 21 in Windowed or windowed borderless mode. Select the right resolution as per windows display.
  5. Run FIFA 21 in compatibility mode for window 8. Select fifa21trial.exe if available.
  6. Disable video recording or highlight in NVIDIA GeForce Experience or AMD Radeon settings.
  7. Install Visual C++ files.
  8. Allow the game.exe file to controlled folder access and your antivirus program or disable it while paying the game.
  9. Clean install the graphic card driver.
  10. Disable the full screen optimization.
  11. Run the game as an administrator.
  12. Laptop users with dual graphic card run FIFA 21 on dedicated graphic card.
  13. Update Windows 10.
  14. Perform clean boot.
  15. Close the overclocking, overlay app and all apps running in the background.
  16. Disable the Game Bar.
  17. Repair the game.
  18. Uninstall or reinstall the game.
  19. Install the game to SSD if available.

Fix # 01 – Change DIRECTX Value:

  • Open documents folder, open the fifa21, open the fifisetup file in wordpad, change the DirectX_select value for 0 to 1 or 1 to 0; just change it to the other one and save the file. Done. Start the game.

Fix # 02 – Disable in game overlay in origin or stream:

  • Open origin, go to the mygame library, click on game, then click on the game setting and navigate to the game properties.
  • Uncheck the “Enable origin ingame ….” and save the game whereas if you are playing it on the stream app, open stream, go to the library, right click the game, then navigate to the properties, uncheck “enable ingame…” under the general tab.

Fix # 03 – Set setting to default in launcher

  • Run the launcher and click on game settings.
  • After that click on Restore Default and then OK.

Fix # 04 – Launch FIFA 21 in Windowed or windowed border less mode. Select the right resolution as per windows display:

  • Open the game launcher, click on setting, click select either windowed or windowed borderless mode and click OK.
  • Press windows+i to go to the windows setting, then navigate to the display and check for the display resolution.
  • Now again open the game launcher then click on game setting and select the resolution as in windows display setting. Click on OK.

Fix # 05 – Run FIFA 21 in compatibility mode for window 8. Select fifa21trial.exe if available:

  • Go to the directory of fifa21 and right click on fifa.exe. Then navigate to the properties, check the “Run this program in compatibility mode for” under the compatibility tab, and then select windows 8 underneath. Click apply and then OK.

Fix # 06 – Disable video recording or highlight in NVIDIA GeForce Experience or AMD Radeon settings:

  • Open Ge-Force Experience and click on share icon.
  • Now click on settings icon.
  • Navigate to Highlights and turn it off.

Fix # 07 – Install Visual C++ files:

  • Go to this website and install Visual C++ files that are compatible with your pc.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/the-latest-supported-visual-c-downloads-2647da03-1eea-4433-9aff-95f26a218cc0

Fix # 08 – Allow the game.exe file to controlled folder access and your antivirus program or disable it while paying the game:

  • Open “virus and threat protection” by searching it on the windows search bar, scroll down and click on Manage ransomware protection.
  • Then click allow an app access through controlled folder access.
  • Click on “Add an allowed app” and then navigate to the “Browse all apps”.
  • Then browse the exe file of fifa and click on Open.
  • As you will navigate backward, turn off the controlled access folder.

Fix # 09 – Clean install the graphic card driver:

  • Open the website from the link below and search for your drivers.
  • After that, download them.
  • Open the exe file of setup and while proceeding to steps installation, check “perform a clean installation”.
  • After that restart the computer and play the game.

Fix # 10 – Disable the full screen optimization:

  • Navigate to the directory of game exe file.
  • Right click, navigate to the properties, in newly opened tab, click the compatibility tab and check “disable fullscreen optimizations”.

Fix # 11 – Run the game as an administrator:

  • Navigate to the directory of game exe file.
  • Right click, navigate to the properties. In newly opened tab, click the compatibility tab and check ” Run the program as an administrator”.

Fix # 12 – Laptop users with dual graphic card run FIFA 21 on dedicated graphic card:

  • Open the NVIDIA control panel by right click on desktop.
  • Then navigate to the program settings, click on “add” to add the exe file, select or browse the exe file of game and click save.
  • Select High performance NVIDIA processor under the “Select the preferred graphic processor for this program” . Click on apply.
  • Now type Graphic settings in the windows search bar and hit enter.
  • After that, click on browse to select the desired file.
  • Select the game file, then click on option, under the graphic preference, select high performance and then click on Save.

Fix # 13 – Update Windows 10:

  • Type windows update in the windows search bar and hit enter.
  • Then click on Check for Updates.

Fix # 14 – Perform clean boot:

  • Type system configuration in windows search bar and hit enter.
  • After that, click on services, then click on Hide all Microsoft services, disable all and in last press OK.

Fix # 15 – Close the overclocking, overlay app and all apps running in the background:

  • Search background apps in the windows search bar.
  • And turn off the Background Apps.

Fix # 16 – Disable the Game Bar:

  • Type game bar in windows search bar and hit enter.
  • After that. click on “off”.

Fix # 17 – Repair the game:

  • Open the origin, click on libraries. Click on the game and then setting, navigate to repair.
  • In stream, verify the integrity of the file.

Fix # 18 – Uninstall or reinstall the game:

  • Navigate to the app setting in stream and click on uninstall. Then reinstall the game. This will resolves the all the issues.

Fix # 19 Install the game to SSD if available:

Install the game in SSD if it is available.

How to fix “UNABLE TO CONNECT TO EA SERVERS/ERROR CONNECTING TO FIFA ULTIMATE TEAM” ?

Follow the instructions below to fix this error :

  • Download wtfast software from its official website and install it on your pc. You will have a 7 day free trial to use this software after that you can purchase it’s subscription. It will minimize the server issue.
  • Type fifa21 port forwarding on the google search engine and open the first link.
  • Now type “Windows Defender Firewall with Advanced security” in the search bar and hit enter.
  • In the new opened windows, click on inbound rule and then click on New rule
  • Click on port and then click on next.
  • Now copy all the numeric values from the web page.
  • Select TCP and past the numeric in the blank text box.
  • Select “Allow the connection” and click on Next.
  • Name the file and click on the Finish button.
  • Now Create a new rule again but this time select udp instead of tcp and type the numeric value after copying from the web page. 
  • Restart the computer and play the game.

How to fix “Too Many Computers Have Accessed This Account’s Version” error ?

Follow the instructions below to fix this error :

Two Factor Verification:

  • Go to the “ea.com” website and login with your account.
  • Click on the profile icon and navigate to account settings.
  • Click on security
  • Now If you see a series of devices that you have connected, remove all of them by clicking on the untrust button. It will show under the device name.
  • After that, click on the “Turn On” button under the Login verification.
  • Now click on “Send Security Code” to your email to verify.
  • If you are playing the game through your Ge-force account, now login with the Ge-force account, it will ask you about the confirmation that you have received on your email.

Wait for 24 hours:

  • As with the ea account, only five games can be played within the 24 hours, if it is used on more than 5 devices, you will get this error. So, to resolve this error you have to wait for 24 hours.

Uninstall the game and origin and reinstall:

Uninstall the game and then reinstall it. You will be able to play the game this time. 

How to fix “DirectX Function Error DXGI ERROR DEVICE HUNG And DXGI ERROR DEVICE REMOVED” in FIFA 21 ?

There are six methods to fix this error. If the first one does not work well, you can try the next one. Following are the methods 

  1. Make sure the Discrete Graphic card is enabled.
  2. Laptop user with dual graphic card, make sure FIFA 21 is running on Discrete graphic card.
  3. Uninstall the Graphic Driver and clean install again.
  4. Change the DirectX from 0 to 1 or vice versa.
  5. Disable Origin in game/Stream users disable overlay and close all the overlay applications.
  6. Disable full screen optimization.

Fix # 01 – Make sure the Discrete Graphic card is enabled:

  • Open device manager by navigating to the windows search bar, locate your graphic driver, check for it to be enabled as in image below its already enabled.

Fix # 02 – Laptop user with dual graphic card, make sure FIFA 21 is running on Discrete graphic card

  • Right click on the desktop, click on NVIDIA control panel.
  • Click on manage 3D settings, then navigate to program settings and click on add.
  • After that select the game file and click on add selected program. The Exe file can also be located by clicking on browse.

Now select ”High performance NVIDIA processor” under select the preferred graphic processor and then click on Apply.

  • The prior steps can also be done by typing graphic settings in the windows search bar and pressing enter.
  • Then click on browse.
  • Then select the exe file in the folder.
  • Click on options.
  • Select “High performance” and click Save.

Fix # 03 – Uninstall the Graphic Driver and clean install again :

  • Type app in the windows search bar and hit enter.
  • Search NVIDIA in the search bar.
  • Then click on Uninstall
  • Run the exe file and while going through the installation process, make sure to click on custom.
  • Check the “Perform a clean installation” and click the NEXT button.
  • As installation gets completed, restart the computer and relaunch the game.

Fix # 04 – Change the DirectX from 0 to 1 or vice versa :

  • Navigate to fifasetup file by following this directory “Documents\FIFA21\”
  • Open this file in notepad and change the value from 0 to 1 or vice versa in front of the Directx_select. Save this file and launch the game now.

Fix # 05 – Disable Origin in game/Stream users disable overlay and close all the overlay applications:

  • Open the origin, go to the my game library and then click on the game.
  • Click on the settings icon and then click on properties.
  • Now uncheck “Enable the origin in game” and click on Save.

Fix # 06 – Disable full screen optimization :

  • Right click on the exe file of the game and navigate to properties.
  • Go to the compatibility tab and check “Disable the full screen optimizations”. Click on apply and OK.
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