Quick Answer: Why Does My Origin Say Someone Else Is Using It?

How do I reset origin on Mac?

Resetting OriginDownload the Reset Origin tool.Open a Finder window and navigate to your Downloads folder.Find ResetOrigin.

Double-click the ResetOrigin file in the expanded window.

Click the Reset Origin button.

Enter your password and click OK to start the reset.More items…•Dec 19, 2018.

Can I use my origin account on two computers?

While Origin can only run on one computer at a time, you can access your EA Account from as many computers as you want, and even jump between PC and Mac. You’ll also be able to access your cloud saves from any computer that matches the platform you originally saved them on (PC/Mac).

Can’t open origin on Mac because someone else is using it?

try completely exiting/force-quitting Origin (and OriginClient if you see it) via the Activity Monitor. if it doesn’t work, try rebooting your computer.

Why is origin not working?

Sometimes the Origin client has some loading issues that users reported. Fix it by clearing your cache, starting Origin as admin, or reinstalling the program. Find out many things that you can do with this program in our EA Origin section of the website. Being a gamer is very rewarding.

Can I play The Sims 4 without origin?

You need to use Origin for the initial install. What issues are you having, perhaps we can help? Once the game is installed and launched once, you can set Origin to offline and launch the game without using it.

Can I use someone else’s origin account?

Your Origin account (including the games on it) is for your personal use only. Anything more is a violation of their EULA. So no, it is not possible without violating the license agreement. The answer is yes.

How do I repair origin?

Method 1Start Origin and login in.Click on My Game Library and right click on the desired game.Click on Repair.

Why is origin not opening Mac?

Re: Origin won’t launch (mac) If that doesn’t work please trash the Origin app from your Applications folder then run the reset tool again (this should properly uninstall Origin). Empty the Trash and restart your Mac. Then create a new administrator account on your Mac and download and install Origin in that account.

How many origin accounts can I have?

Re: Can two people play Origin games on the same computer, but different accounts? You can’t play on the same copy of the game from two different accounts – a single copy of the game can only be associated with one account.

How do I restart Origin client?

Re: Origin keeps saying I need to restart? Try to go to the origin tab in the origin client. Choose “application settings” and tick out “start origin automatically” with the “start up options” bar. Then close the origin client and restart your PC.

Why can’t I install origin?

Restart your router/modem and do a Clean Boot. Make sure that your UAC is enabled and set to notify. Download the latest version of Origin and install the client – make sure to run the setup file with administrator rights. Add firewall/antivirus exceptions for Origin and open the needed ports.

Is Origin compatible with Windows 10?

Origin is NOT compatible with Windows 10.