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Anti Cheat Integrity Check: Violation

by SkoolYardBreaks

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Anti Cheat Integrity Check: Violation

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Product: Apex Legends
Please specify your platform model. PC
AMD or Nvidia Model Number RTX 2080TI
Enter RAM memory size in GB 32GB
What is your gamertag/PSN ID/EA Account name? Skoolyardbreaks
Please provide your squad mates' gamertag/PSN ID/EA Account name if possible.
Which Legend were you playing (if applicable)? Lifeline
Which Legends were your squad mates using (if applicable)?
Where did the issue occur? In a match
Which part of the map or menu were you in? If you don't remember the exact name, please describe the area or what you were trying to do in the menu. Containment
What were you doing when the issue occurred? E.g. respawning a squad mate at a beacon, using an ability, a squad mate left the game. Battling other squad
Did your squad mates also experience the issue? I don't know
How many matches had you played in a row before the issue occurred? 7
When did this happen? ( hh:mm) O7.22.201@
How often does the bug occur? Rarely (0% - 9%)
How severe is your issue? Major impacts to gameplay
What happens when the bug occurs? Banner shows up with error that says: THE CLIENT FAILED AN ANTI-CHEAT RUNTIME INTEGRITY CHECK: VIOLATION. It has happened twice randomly mid game.
What should be happening instead? Should be finishing matches
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Search error code and advise

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A few steps that are likely to help you here:


Repair missing or corrupted system files.

Run the following command with Administrator rights to repair corrupted system files. sfc /scannow

For further instructions on how to do this, please visit this link.

Follow this guide for instructions on running a command with administrative rights.


Update Windows.

Make sure that all available Windows updates have been installed.


Resolve virus infections.

This error may possibly indicate a virus infection in the system. If the error persists, we highly recommend running a full anti-virus system scan. Follow this guide for instructions on removing malware from your system.




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"The client failed an anti-cheat runtime integrity check: Violation"
does this message means i got banned ?


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hey @ahmed_bdhief 

No, this doesn't mean you are banned.

This is just a error message that prevents Apex Legends from launching.
Repairing the game in the Origin launcher is also known to fix this issue.

But it's recommend to follow all steps that EA_Barry suggested Wink

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