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How do I reinstall Origin?

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How do I reinstall Origin?

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Re: How do I reinstall Origin?

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Hi becca25co,

 

Normally you would just log out and completely exit Origin and then click on Start > Control Panel  > Programs and Features > and then double click on Origin.

 

Should you still have issues afterwards, this is how you can manually uninstall: https://help.ea.com/article/manually-uninstalling-origin

 

After you are done uninstalling, you can re-install the game by visiting this page: http://www.origin.com/download

 

Cheers,

Nils

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I did exactly all of that, and it always comes up with the error message: Failed- Download Error. When i clicked for more info, it said that it meant simply to try again later. ive been trying and that is always what i get. am i doing something else wrong??

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lsjaboe, can you elaborate at what stage exactly you are encountering this error? Is it when clicking on download on the webpage or when first starting the Origin client after installing it?
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1 yr later still the same issue.

so sad! Confusedmileyfrustrated:

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need help . mine is **bleep** to

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Will uninstalling Origin delete my game progress??

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@Crazy4Kitty1 Hi there,

 

It should not, but if you tell us which game you are worried about, we can assist you in making sure that you have a backup of your save.

 

Cheers,

Nils

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i want to reinstall origin because of my star wars battlefront is not working at all, no text and cant go online in star wars battlefront.

how do i reinstall origin and still keep my games and progress?!

pls help EA, i just want to plat star wars :D

 

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My origin hasn't been working so I decided to uninstall it then reinstall it but everytime I open it up it opens to a blank log screen. How do I fix this? Origin please help.

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Hi becca25co,

 

Normally you would just log out and completely exit Origin and then click on Start > Control Panel  > Programs and Features > and then double click on Origin.

 

Should you still have issues afterwards, this is how you can manually uninstall: https://help.ea.com/article/manually-uninstalling-origin

 

After you are done uninstalling, you can re-install the game by visiting this page: http://www.origin.com/download

 

Cheers,

Nils


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