Destiny 2 error code Monkey - how to fix the network error

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If you are plagued by the Destiny 2 error code Monkey, here is a guide on how to get rid of it.

Destiny 2 seems to be riddled with game-breaking errors. While we've dealt previously with Anteater, Baboon, Bee, Beagle and Chicken, this time we're going to deal with the sneaky Monkey that is preventing players from playing the game.

So let's look at how this fix this Destiny 2 error code monkey and get back gaming as soon as possible.

How to fix the Destiny 2 error code Monkey

Since this is a generic network error, it might be difficult to pinpoint what exactly might be the problem, so let's look at a few possible fixes that might help, from the more generic one that the more specific.

Check your internet connection

Perhaps it's your connection simply having problems, have you tried loading other websites? Do other online games work correctly?

Even if they do, it might be a good idea to turn off your router, leave it on for a couple of minutes then turn it back on again.

Check your DNS settings

Have you been modifying your connection settings lately in your computer? If so, then have a look at your DNS settings in Windows and make sure that everything is assigned automatically, especially if you don't know what you are looking at.

Check for Windows updates

Perhaps there has been a recently released update for Windows that fixes some particular problem that maybe is affecting your connection to the Destiny 2 servers. In any case, it is also a good idea to go ahead and restart your computer, of course.

Reinstall the game

If all the fixes have not worked so far, then perhaps something went wrong with a recent update to Destiny 2 or simply the files were corrupted. Go ahead and do a clean reinstall of the game, that should definitely make sure that all similar problems have been fixed.

Try a different network connection

Perhaps there is a specific problem with your ISP, in that case, it might be a good idea to try connecting with a different network. Even your phone connection, just to try and see if you can bypass the error code and connect.

Use a VPN

If all else has failed, it might be a good idea to try a VPN, even one in free trial, to see if are able to bypass this connection error. While there is no guarantee that this might be the problem, it is definitely worthy a try.


What is the Destiny 2 error code monkey?

There are no specific details on Destiny 2 error code Monkey but, according to the Bungie Help Page, this is a general networking problem. There are, also, no specific fixes for it, but simply to use their guide to pinpoint what the problem is and solve it.

But, if you've been following our fixes, then you've already tried most of what the developers themselves are suggesting. But, if you are still been having issues it might be a good idea to also get in touch with Bungie or have a look in the forums for specific help.

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