Are you also facing Error Code 20.99 while updating or installing Origin? If yes, then we have a perfect solution for you to fix this issue. Keep reading to know more.
Origin is a digital distribution platform that enables users to download and play several games at it. You can replace the physical purchasing of games with this application. Electronic Arts, the developer of Origin has announced that a new desktop client is going to launch after Origin’s retirement. In this article, we are going to talk about Error Code 20.99 and learn how to fix it. So, here is everything you need to know.
Error Code 20.99: How to fix it?
Error Code 20.99 pops up when there is any issue in updating Origin. There are several fixes that you can try. We are not sure what method will help you. But, you can try each method to fix this issue.
According to the official website of Origin, EA Help has also mentioned a solution to this problem. This process is doing a Clean Boot
- Please exit Origin, use the task manager if you need to.
- Do a Clean Boot. If you do not know the steps to clean boot, you can head here.
- Disable any firewall or antivirus that may not be disabled on a clean boot.
- Run Origin as Administrator.
Try older versions of Origin. You can also try to run older versions of Origin as they require less install privileges. After installing it, you will see that Origin is notifying you to update it. You must update it from here. This method has also been mentioned by some players who got help by practicing this.
Both of the above-mentioned methods are backed by EA. If you do not get this issue resolved after following these methods, you can contact EA customer support for help.