How to Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed Error

Warframe Update Failed An error appears when running the latest version of Warframe or downloading the newest update. This error could be due to several reasons: corrupted, redistributable installations of Microsoft Visual C ++, Internet connection settings, or Warframe launcher settings, Or losing DirectX installation, game cache, or malware.

Warframe Launcher Update Failed error message as below:

Update failed!
Some content updates could not be downloaded from our servers.
Please restart Warframe to try again.
The update will be restarted shortly..

Update failed!
The content servers are temporarily unavailable.
ERROR_HTTP_INVALID_SERVER_RESPONSE
The update will be restarted shortly…

Update failed!
Download data was corrupted.
The update will be restarted shortly…

Update failed!
The content servers are temporarily unavailable.
ERROR_INTERNET_CANNOT_CONNECT.
The update will restarted shortly.

[Solved] How to Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed!

[Solved] How to Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed! Error Due to Download Content Corrupted
[Solved] How to Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed! Error Due to Download Content Corrupted

1: Repair Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable

Step 1: Go to Control Panel > Programs and Features > Uninstall a program.

Step 2: Locate Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package and click on Modify. Make sure you choose Repair for each version of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable.

Step 3: Alternatively, you can uninstall it, then download the latest version of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017 and reinstall it.

Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed Error Solution 2: Reset LAN Settings

Step 1: Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Internet options > Connections tab > LAN settings.

Step 2: Check Automatically Detect Settings and make sure the Proxy servers option is unchecked.

Step 3: Click the Apply button then OK button to save the settings

Step 4Restart the computer.

Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed Error Solution 3: Change Launcher Settings

Step 1: Open Warframe’s launcher.

Step 2: Locate the cog icon at the top right corner. Click on it to open launcher settings.

Step 3: Disable Bulk Download option and click OK. Try updating the game now. Disable DirectX10, and DirectX11 options may also work.

Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed Error Solution 4: Reinstall DirectX

Step 1: Download DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer.

Step 2: Install DirectX, follow any instructions from the DirectX installation wizard.

Step 3Restart the computer.

Fix Warframe Launcher Error Solution 5: Failing to Connect Due to Network Errors

Step 1: Open Command Prompt (cmd) and execute below Windows command:

  • ipconfig/flushdns
  • ipconfig/release
  • ipconfig/release6

Step 2: Launch Warframe and check whether the issue happens.

Fix Warframe Launcher Update Failed Error Solution 6: Start Game’s Launcher as Administrator

Step 1: Open Steam client, locate Warframe from the Library section.

Step 2: Right-click Warframe and choose Properties. Navigate to the Local Files tab and choose Browse Local Files.

Step 3: Locate Launcher or launcher.exe inside the Tools folder. Right-click and choose Properties. Navigate to the Compatibility tab and check Run this program as an administrator option.

Step 4: Apply the changes you have made and try relaunch Warframe.

Step 5: Alternatively, Go to My Computer > Local Disk C Drive > Program Files > Steam > Stream Apps > Common > Warframe > Tools > and right-click Launcher.exe and choose Run as Administrator option.

Fix Warframe Error Solution 8: Verify Cache via Steam Client

Step 1: Open Steam client, locate Warframe from the Library section.

Step 2: Right-click Warframe and choose Properties. Navigate to Local Files tab and click Verify integrity of game cache.

Fix Warframe Error Solution 9: Reset Warframe Game’s Cache

Step 1: Open Steam client, locate Warframe from the Library section.

Step 2: Right-click Warframe and choose Properties. Navigate to the Local Files tab and choose Browse Local Files.

Step 3: locate Cache. Windows folder inside the installation folder. Right-click Cache.Windows folder and choose the Rename option. Please change it to another name and click Enter.

Step 4: Reopen Warframe launcher and check to see if the update will start properly.

Fix Warframe Error Solution 10: Uncheck 64-bit mode

Step 1: Open Warframe’s launcher.

Step 2: Locate the cog icon at the top right corner. Click on it to open launcher settings.

Step 3: Uncheck 64 bit-mode checkbox and click OK. Try updating the game now.

Fix Warframe Error: Other Solution that may solve the error

  1. Scan Computer for Malware
  2. Add Warframe related program including Evolution Engine, Launcher.exe, Warframe.x64.exe, and Warframe.exe into Firewall exception list to allow it all the time.
  3. Perform Windows Update.
  4. Disabled avast
  5. Disabled VPN

Reference: Steam Community Support: Warframe

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