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How to switch accounts on Fortnite

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How to switch accounts on Fortnite: You would like to start from scratch with your account on Fortnite? Do you have a Fortnite profile in which you have unlocked multiple levels and skins, would you like to take it to another game platform but you don’t know how to proceed? Then you will be happy to know that you are in the right place at the right time!

In today’s guide, in fact, I will explain how to switch accounts on Fortnite acting on all the main platforms on which the Epic Games title is available. As a final result, you will be able to play with your new account and, in the event that you have previously played with the latter, you can also recover all the progress related to it.

If you are wondering, the profile you will replace will not be deleted, but can be recovered in case of second thoughts. Courage: what are you still doing there impaled? Do you want to go back to Fortnite or not? I assure you that the procedures to follow are rather trivial and that, in no time, you will have achieved your goal. All you have to do is read carefully and put into practice the short instructions for PC, PS4 and mobile that you find below. There is nothing left for me to do, except to wish you happy reading and have fun!

How to create an Epic Games account

To play Fortnite, as you are well aware, you must have a Epic Games account. The latter allows you to manage your profile and change it whenever you want. To do this, you need to take advantage of a special portal that involves all platforms. In fact, the Epic Games account can be used by all compatible devices: computers, game consoles, smartphones and tablets.

If you want to change your Fortnite account by replacing it with a new one, you must first connect to Epic Games official site from any browser and press the button Log in present at the top right. After that, you need to click the button Sign in (below) and then on one of the social icons, to link the new profile to your social account (I recommend trying PlayStation, in case you have this profile), otherwise fill out the form to register via your email address. Then enter your data in the fields First name, Surname, Visualized name (minimum 3 and maximum 16 characters), E-mail is Password.

Next, check the item I have read and accepted: terms of service and press the gray button CREATE ACCOUNT. You will receive aconfirmation email and you will need to click on the link contained in it, in order to confirm your identity and create your Epic Games account, in order to access Fortnite on all supported platforms.

How to switch accounts on Fortnite PC

Fortnite is a widely played title on computer and therefore you may want to change your profile on this platform. Well, you can do this through Epic Games Launcher, the program you installed when you have downloaded Fortnite on PC. The procedure is very simple and I am here to explain it in detail.

All you have to do is start theEpic Games Launcher, click the profile name present at the bottom left and select the writing Go out. Then you have to enter email address is password and press the green button LOGIN to use another profile. in case you want to create a new account, I suggest you to consult the chapter on how to create an Epic Games account. Perfect, you will find the progress of the account you have chosen simply by starting Fortnite.

How to switch accounts on Fortnite PS4

The Fortnite user base on PlayStation 4 it is huge and Epic Games and Sony have long implemented a feature to link their accounts with each other PlayStation Network and Fortnite. For this reason, the first thing you need to do is to disconnect the two profiles.

The operation is not feasible directly from the game, so you will have to use a municipality browser. To proceed, connect to Epic Games official site and press on the writing LOGIN, present in the upper right corner. Then press on thePlayStation icon (first from left), enter email address is password and press the blue button Log in. In the event that you do not have an Epic Games account, the portal will explain how to create it (you may have created a temporary profile and therefore to change it you must do this step), otherwise you will automatically log in with the one available to you.

Once logged in to the Epic Games account, press on profile name present at the top right and select ACCOUNT, to access the management page of your account. Then press on the writing LINKED ACCOUNTS and press the gray button DISCONNECT present under the writing PlayStation Network. After that, tick all the boxes you find and press the red button DISCONNECT.

Perfect, now your old account is no longer associated with your PS4 and you can proceed to connect a new one or directly use the temporary profile that has been created on your console. You just have to start Fortnite on your PlayStation 4 and follow the instructions that appear on the screen. In case you want to create a new account, I suggest you take a look at the chapter on how to create an Epic Games account.

How to switch accounts on Fortnite mobile

The application Android is iOS Fortnite has long been attracting many people from other platforms. For this reason, you may want to learn how to switch accounts on Fortnite on yours too mobile device. How do you say? Don’t you know how to do it? No problem: the procedure to follow is trivial and I assure you that in no time you will have achieved your goal.

All you have to do is start Fortnite on your smartphone or tablet, press on thethree horizontal lines icon present at the top right and select theExit icon (the drawing of a door with an arrow to the left), then press on the writing Confirmation.

Perfect, now you have disconnected your old account from Fortnite and you just have to log in with the account you want to use or create a new one, according to your needs. To take advantage of a new account, you must follow the instructions in the chapter on how to create an Epic Games account.

In case of doubts or problems

In some cases, your account may not be suitable for making this change or you may experience unexpected problems. Don’t worry: Epic Games offers a service center designed to deal with such situations.

To take advantage of this service, all you have to do is connect to official Epic Games support site and write down the problem you encountered in the search bar, top right. The portal will show you if it is possible to solve the problem independently or you need the support of an operator.

To proceed, write therefore “switch accounts”In the search field, read the instructions that appear on the screen and put them into practice. If it is not possible to solve the problem independently, you will have to contact Epic Games. How? I’ll explain it right away.

Click on the button CONTACT US present at the top right and enter Tongue, First name (optional), Email address is Platform (platform). Then select the item “Account connection problems“, Type one short description of the problem you encountered in the appropriate box and enter the security text.

To finish, press the purple button SEND and your request will be forwarded to the Epic Games experts, who will contact you as soon as possible via email. For more details, I recommend you take a look at my tutorial on how to contact Epic Games.