How to fix Overwatch 2 update not downloading issue

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How to fix Overwatch 2 update not downloading issue

If the latest Overwatch 2 update is not downloading for you, we've got a step-by-step guide that will fix the problem.

It's been almost a month since the latest title in the critically acclaimed Overwatch series was released. Despite issues such as the login error and the authentication not working error, it was received positively by both fans and critics.

However, it seems like the game has hit a snag recently. Many players have reported that they can't download the latest update. Fortunately, we've found some possible solutions to fix this issue. So, let's dive into it!

How to fix the Overwatch 2 update not downloading issue

The newest patch for the hugely popular team shooter was released recently, but for some users, the update doesn't seem to be working.


While some people are reporting that they cannot download the update at all on their devices, others are saying that the update is stuck at a particular point, and they can't go any further.

Thankfully, Blizzard has provided some solutions to the problem, which are detailed in this article. If you are experiencing the Overwatch 2 update not downloading issue, here are a few things that you can try in order to resolve this problem.

Basic troubleshooting tips

Some advanced troubleshooting steps to try

Hopefully, one of the suggestions will fix the Overwatch 2 update not downloading for you. If you have tried all the above-mentioned steps and still cannot solve the problem, then we recommend you visit the Overwatch 2 technical support forums or contact the support team at Blizzard.