The Finals Your Account is Restricted. How to Fix?

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The Finals Your Account is Restricted - How to Fix?

Aditi Joshi
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Players of The Finals have been facing a painful error: 'Your Account is Restricted', prohibiting players from entering the game.
Here are a few potential fixes that can help you get back into the action.

The Finals has been dominating the list of best first-person shooter games since its release. Its tactically destructive environment with fast-paced gameplay is a force to be reckoned with. However, occasional hiccups in the way have been hindering the gaming experience for many players. One of the most frustrating errors that players have been facing is the 'Your Account is Restricted' error.

This error leaves players high and dry, as they are unable to even log into their game, let alone play it. However, there are a few potential solutions to this irritating error. We will explore these in this article.


How to Fix The Finals 'Your Account is Restricted' Error?

Here are a few ways you can try to fix the issue. Follow the given methods to potentially weed out this unfathomable error.

Retry Again and Again

This is one of those solutions that you may have tried. However, being persistent in your pursuit is the key here. Maybe trying again and again to join the game might just work. If not, you can also try quitting the game, powering off your device and rejoining the game.


Check Your Internet Connction

Another common solution is to keep an eye out for is a faulty internet connection. It could be possible that your internet connection is weak and has been the root cause of the error. Try restarting your WiFi router, or even switch to a wired internet connection.


Check Whether the Game is Down

While you are trying to get into the game and failing at it, make sure to check if the game servers are available. There is a huge possibility of the servers crashing due to the overwhelming player base that is joining the game everyday.

To do so, keep an eye out on all social media handles of The Finals and Embark Studios. If the servers are down, it is likely that the developers will communicate with players through social media pages.


Try Clearing the Steam Cache

Clearing Steam's cache can resolve issues associated with the accumulated cache. This is especially helpful when facing problems like "Your Account is Restricted." Follow the given steps to clear Steam Cache:

  1. Launch Steam and go to "Settings/Preferences."

  2. Select "Downloads" from the left sidebar.

  3. Click on the "Clear Download Cache" button on the right.

  4. Allow the process to complete, then try playing The Finals again.


If none of these methods work, then you can try reinstalling the game after uninstalling. Alternatively, you can and should reach out to The Finals support team and they can provide a customized solution for you!


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Aditi Joshi is an English Literature student who indulges in the world of gaming when she's not working. She finds enjoyment in the immersive world of gaming.

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