How to fix Fall Guys You have been disconnected error on PC

Fall Guys You have been disconnected
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Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is a multiplayer video game from Mediatonic and Devolver Digital. The title is available on PC via Steam and on PS4PS Plus players have the title for free, and you can now hop into the title. There are a few technical hiccups here and there, but it’s mostly due to the massive server load. If you are running into the Fall Guys You have been disconnected error on PC, here’s how you can fix it.

The title is a hit on both PC and PS4. The developers noted that over 1.5 million players played the title in the first 24 hours.

Fall Guys You have been disconnected

Some players have been getting a screen right as they try to start a match, where it tells them that they have been disconnected. A few users have found out the cause for it, and you can fix it by following the steps below.

  • The issue is caused by your Steam Username
  • If your Username has any special characters, like {}$£”:!,
  • Remove these from your username
  • You can remove this by simply editing your Username in the Steam chat window (where you can see your online friends)

After removing these characters from your username, you won’t receive the error again.

While you are here, make sure you check out our other guides for Fall Guys as well.


If you want to play the title on PC, you will need the following specifications


  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64bit only
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 or AMD equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7950
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 2 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Gamepad Recommended

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