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Origin online login is currently unavailable after Origin update

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@jackeyveohh great. I'm happy for you. Great !!!

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@B4rmylad I just tried this and it worked for me.

 

I had mine at the lower build version. Updated and re-produced the 'Online login unavailable' bug. I had a USB in, ejected it, restarted Origin and I am now able to login

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Thank you @FrozenMarmot that download of the older client has finally allowed me to get my darn Dragon Age's online for syncing :D

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@B4rmylad This worked for me as well! I spent 4hrs trying to fix this and this was the solution! Thanks

 

 

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I'm not understanding this whole "usb" thing...how does a usb flash drive solve origin's offline problem?

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@EA_Barry Hey Barry, when I went to create a ticket on help.ea.com about this issue, it told me that my "account, or the game account where you're trying to get help, broke our rules." I've tried to open a ticket a few times, and it said it would send an email about my ticket, but it never does, and nobody has emailed me back after 72 hours about this... I've tried everything suggested here, and am wondering if this is the same issue, or... ? Is there actually something wrong with my account?
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Unplugging my USB drive did work. But now I have to choose wether to start Origin or use my USB drive since my USB Drive refuses to work when Origin is started. Hope the client is fixed soon.

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As spoken by @B4rmylad

Recently, the problem has resurfaced on my PC. So I just noticed that having a Flash Drive connected to the PC via the USB port prevents Login to Origin. Then start / restart your PC without the USB flash drive.
* An external logical hard disk does not prevent LOGIN, only flash drive.

If this works with most gamers, the EA will have a resolution of line problem!
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Try without restarting the PC:
Remove the flash drive from the USB port.
Press (F5) to refresh.
Start Origin and Connect.
Reconnect Flash Drive.

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Re: Origin online login is currently unavailable after Origin update

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@B4rmylad 

 

Thanks, that is good info and does correlate somewhat with the info I am seeing on our side.

 

For everyone else, as suggested by @B4rmylad try removing any USB drives (correctly) reboot and retry.

 

Do let us know how that goes, thank you.

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