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How to fix Apex Legends code 100 error on PC, PlayStation, & Xbox

The code 100 error has been plaguing Apex Legends for quite some time now, so here are the fixes for PC, PlayStation and Xbox.



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The code 100 error is causing problems for Apex Legends players, and we’ll go over the different ways for you to get around this issue on PC, PlayStation, & Xbox.

Apex Legends players have seen their share of glitches and errors, and the code 100 error has been plaguing the battle royale since early 2020, as fans get a pop-up message that says: “Unable to complete EA account sign in.”

Now, the error is causing problems for players once again just a few days ahead of Season 14, and if you want to get around this problem, the good news is that there are different solutions for you to try out on each platform.

How to fix Apex Legends code 100 error on PC

There is a way for you to fix Apex Legends code 100 error if you’re a PC user, which revolves around altering your PC’s internet settings.

Here’s how you can bypass the error on PC:

  1. Press the Win + R keys to open up the command box
  2. When it opens, type in ncpa.cpl
  3. When Network Connections appears, right-click your internet connection
  4. Select properties, and find Internet Protocol version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
  5. Select the ‘properties’ menu, which is at the bottom right-hand side of the box
  6. Select ‘Use the following DNS server addresses’ and type in:
    • Preferred DNS server:
    • Alternate DNS server:
  7. Select OK in the bottom right-hand corner, and then restart your PC to allow the changes to take place.

If you follow these instructions carefully, then you will successfully fix the Apex Legends code 100 Error on your PC.

How to fix Apex Legends code 100 error on PS4 & PS5

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The fix on consoles is temporary, but it’s much faster than the one for PC, and players have found it successful. It involves changing your DNS [Domain Name System] server to a public DNS service with its own numbered code.

You can bypass the error on your PS5 by following these steps:

  1. Go to ‘Settings’ > ‘Network’ > ‘Set Up Internet Connection’
  2. Pick the connection that you use (WiFi or LAN Cable)
  3. Select ‘custom’ and enter the following settings:
  • IP Address Settings: Automatic
  • DHCP Host Name: Do Not Specify
  • DNS Settings: Manual
  • Primary DNS:
  • Secondary DNS:
  • MTU Settings: Automatic
  • Proxy Server: Do Not Use

Once you save these settings, you will have fixed the error. You will have to close the Apex Legends application and start it up again to apply the changes to the game.

How to fix code 100 error on Xbox One & Series X|S

The fix on the Xbox One and Series X|S is by far the easiest and quickest method that you can apply. It functions similar to the one for the PS5 but has fewer steps involved in the overall process. You’ll just need to change some things in your network settings.

Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Go to ‘Settings’ > ‘Network’ > ‘Advanced Settings’ > ‘DNS Settings’
  2. Change DNS settings to the following:
    • Primary DNS:
    • Secondary DNS:
  3. Save settings and return to Apex Legends

As with the PS5, you will have to restart the game to apply these updated settings to Apex Legends. Once that’s done, you’ll be able to run the battle royale without having to worry about the message popping up again.

So there you have it, that sums up how to fix the Code 100 Error across all platforms. Now you will be able to play Apex Legends without having to worry about having your match interrupted.

For more Apex Legends, check out our guide on how to get a guaranteed free Heirloom in Season 14 as well as this fan-favorite Warzone & Fortnite party feature that players want in the game.

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