Launcher doesn't update
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I got the same issue tried some of the things but still could't find a solution if you solved the issue can you tell how?
I have tried the solutions above but the problem persists. finding the solution?
Other than simply waiting for the problem to go away, a VPN has generally been required to get around this problem. TunnelBear has been a popular free one. Alternatively, you could try Gw2Launcher, which has a built-in patch server and the option to use a secure connection.
This usually never works, since the problem is caused by your ISP or software, but you can try using the primary patch server. First delete %appdata%/Guild Wars 2/Local.dat, then launch with:
The IP changes regularly, so for future reference, open a command prompt (cmd.exe) and enter:
nslookup origincdn.101.arenanetworks.com 188.8.131.52
I had an issue a few weeks ago where the launcher was stuck at 0kb. It was because the local.dat file had been replaced with some reference file which I can’t remember what it was called. Upon deleting it, the launcher would proceed.
Got the same issue. Every patch I experience the same trouble. Changed computers, changed connection, nothing works. Frustrating. And the best part is that Anet does not answer at all.
Hi again ^^
I deleted local.dat file and solved the problem.
Have fun ^^