How To Fix Errors.Com.Epicgames.Fortnite.Invalid_Platform

Fortnite is one of the highly used multiplayer games that are loved by almost everyone. But everything has its pros and cons and the same goes with the Fortnite and users have to experiences various errors while playing games on it. But, do not worry at all because we have listed a few of the ways by which you can easily get rid of this error and enjoying the gaming uninterrupted.

Fix 1: Disconnect the Account from the Consoles

  1. Step 1: Go to the official website of Epic Games. Then, click the SIGN INoption and enter your account information.
  2. Step 2: Then, click the Sign Inbutton to sign in to your account. After that, you need to select the Account 
  3. Step 3: Select the “ConnectedAccounts” option in the left pane.
  4. Step 4: After that, under the Xboxand PlayStation option, click the Disconnect Then, the account will be disconnected from Xbox and PlayStation.

See, if the issue is resolved, if not, then try the next fix.

Fix 2: Create a New Account

  1. Step 1: Go to the official website of Epic Games. Then, click the SIGN INoption and enter your account information.
  2. Step 2: Click the Sign inbutton and click the Sign-up link provided at the bottom.
  3. Step 3: Enter the information you want to use to create an account and follow the instructions on the screen.

See, if the issue is resolved or not, if not, then try the next step given below.

Fix 3: Verify your game files

  1. Open the Epic Games Launcher.
  2. Go to your Library.
  3. Click the three dots next to Fortnite.
  4. Click Verify

See if the issue is resolved or not, if not, try the next step given below.

Fix 4: Run the Epic Games Launcher as an Administrator

  1. Right-click your Epic Games Launcher shortcut.
  2. Click Run as administrator.
  3. Launch Fortnite.

See if the issue is resolved or not, if not try the next fix.

Fix 5: Repair Visual C++ Redistributables

  1. Download all the Visual C++ Redistributables.
  2. Make sure to download both the x64 and x86 versions.
  3. Once the download completes, run the executable files and choose Repair
  4. Once the repair completes, restart your computer.
  5. Relaunch Fortnite.

See if the issue is solved or not, if not, try the next fix.

Fix 6: Adjust compatibility mode

  1. Navigate to your Fortnite binaries directory (Default: C:\Program Files\Epic Games\Fortnite\FortniteGame\Binaries\Win64\)
  2. Locate FortniteClient-Win64-Shipping.exe.
  3. Right-click it, and then click Properties.
  4. Click Compatibility.
  5. Check the box next to Run this program in compatibility mode for.
  6. Make sure Windows 8 is selected.
  7. Check the box next to Disable fullscreen optimizations.
  8. Click Apply.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Relaunch Fortnite.

See if the issue is solved or not, if not try the next fix.

Fix 7: Use DirectX 11

  1. Open the Epic Games Launcher.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Scroll down and expand Fortnite.
  4. Check the box for Additional Command Line Arguments.
  5. Enter d3d11, and then relaunch Fortnite.

See if the issue is solved or not, if not, try the next fix.

Fix 8: Network connection troubleshooting

Set matchmaking region to Auto

  1. Launch Fortnite.
  2. Click Battle Royale.
  3. Click the menu button in the top right.
  4. Click Settings.
  5. Click the gear icon at the top.
  6. Set the Matchmaking Region to Auto.

Packet loss

  1. Open your Epic Games Launcher.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Scroll down and expand Fortnite.
  4. Check the box next to Additional Command Line Arguments.
  5. Type -limitclientticks into the empty text field to throttle network updates.

Conclusion

Thus, there are a few steps by which you can get rid of the issue easily, without much efforts needed. Now, if you want to perform all the steps then make sure that all your files and documents are saved so that you do not loose important files for you. Also, you need not go through all the steps but can perform any of them to get rid of the issue and enjoy your gaming without any trouble or any inconvenience.

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