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Fix Overwatch Error Code BN-564

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Overwatch is one of the popular team-based multiplayer FPS games developed by Blizzard Entertainment. This game was released back in 2016 but recently players have started reporting an issue related to this game. Players are getting an error code BN-564. Mainly, this issue occurs when the servers of Overwatch are down for maintenance. However, this isn’t the case for every player. There are several other reasons for this error to happen. Luckily, there are some workarounds you can try when the error code BN-564 pops up in Overwatch.

How to Fix Overwatch Error Code BN-564

The below list of solutions can be helpful to fix Overwatch Error Code BN-564.

Make sure that the servers are up

The very first thing you need to do is to check the status of the servers. There are several ways to check the servers’ status. One of the easiest ways to follow the official page of Overwatch of Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook where they usually update the status. In case the servers are down, devs announce it on the social media platforms. 

So, the servers are down by the devs, then you need to wait for sometimes and the Error Code BN-564 on Overwatch will be resolved soon automatically once the servers are up. In case, there are no issues from the server-side, then you can go through the following troubleshoots.

Unlink the Blizzard account

The next thing you can do to fix this issue is to unlink the Blizzard account. Several players have tried this solution and it worked. So, in order to unlink your Blizzard account, here are some simple steps to follow:

1. Open up the Batte.net app

2. Sign in with that account in which you’re getting a BN-564 error

3. Then, click on the Blizzard icon which you will see on the top-left corner, and then select Account Management

4. Now scroll down to ‘Security Checkup’ and then click on ‘Security

5. Then go to Recent Login Activity > Log out from all devices. 

6. Once you logged out, sign in again with that same account and you will see the error BN-564 on Overwatch is fixed.

Reinstall the game on your Xbox One

The last option is to uninstall the game from your Xbox completely and then again reinstall it. By doing this, the game will come back to its default settings, and eventually, the issue will be fixed.  

In case, nothing works, the last resort is to contact Blizzard Live Support team and they will help you out.

That’s all for this guide on how to Fix Overwatch Error Code BN-564.

Prasiddh Thakkar
He has 4+ years of progressive experience in Articles & Blogs Writing for the Tech & Gaming niches. And for the last 6-months, he has been working as a contributing writer at QM Games.

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