How to update Fortnite. This famous game is an online game and therefore requires a connection to Internet active to play. Another important thing is that you receive updates on a regular basis. In fact, Fortnite developers periodically make available updates that improve the game experience and / or solve some technical problems. Therefore, it is important to install them in a timely manner.

Don't worry: if you ask yourself how to update Fortnite, I know that today I am here to help you. In fact, in today's guide, I will show you step by step how to do it both on the PC and on the main consoles, such as PlayStation 4, Xbox One y Nintendo Switch. Also, in case you play Fortnite also on mobile devices such as mobile phones and tablets, I will explain how to keep it updated also on Android e iOS.

I bet you are dying to start reading my guide, right? If so, what are you waiting for? Sit comfortably, pay attention to the advice I have prepared for you in the next chapters and try to put them into practice. I just have to wish you a good read and, above all, have fun!

How to update Fortnite on PC

If you are playing at supplied through you Windows PC o Mac, you know that updating the game is very simple. You have to know that, by default, the software epic Games Launcher ensures that purchased and downloaded games are up-to-date, including Fortnite.

However, it may happen that these updates do not occur, because an option has been disabled in the program or there are other problems. To verify that automatic updates are active, you must start the Epic Games Launcher and click on the entry adjustments, which you can find in the side menu. In the new screen that is displayed, scroll through the different configuration items, until you find the section Manage games.

After that, make sure the box Allow automatic updates is active, so that all games installed through Epic Game Launcher are kept up to date. Then click on the item Fortnite, which you can find just below, and make sure the box is checked Automatic update of Fortnite. If disabled, all games will be updated except Fortnite.

An alternative procedure to that indicated in the previous lines is to enable updates for Fortnite directly from the section library, accessible through menu items in the Launcher sidebar. Then click on this section and press the gear icon you find next to the thumbnail to Fortnite. In the box you see on the screen, move the lever from OFF to ON at the entrance Automatic Updates and that's it

If you're having trouble downloading updates, make sure your PC is connected to the Internet.

How to update Fortnite on PS4

If you play a Fortnite medium PlayStation 4You should know that games are automatically updated from the console, if automatic updates have not been disabled. This feature actually allows you to keep your console software and games continuously up to date both when it is on and when it is in standby mode.

To update Fortnite, therefore, first make sure that the PS4 is connected to the Internet (if you do not know how to verify this condition, I recommend that you read my guide dedicated to the subject). Then it allows automatic download of updates.

To do this, select the briefcase icon ( adjustments ) from the PlayStation start menu and select items work > Automatic downloads of later screens. Now, check the box Application update file And all your games will update automatically when the console is on and connected to the Internet.

Check for updates even when PlayStation is in mode rest (available only for users more ), go to the panel again adjustments console and selected items Power saving settings > Sets available functions in sleep mode then check the box Stay connected to the Internet.

In case you want to update manually Fortnite, highlight the latter on the main screen of PlayStation 4 and press the button Options in the controller On the displayed screen, select the item Search for updates to start looking for new versions of the game, which will be downloaded if they are found.

How to update Fortnite on Xbox One

To update a Fortnite en Xbox One, conceptually we proceed in the same way that I already explained in the previous chapter on PlayStation 4. Therefore, it will be necessary for the console to be connected to the Internet (I explained how to verify this condition in my guide) and that the settings related to the Automatic game updates are enabled.

First, select yours Username top left and go to section adjustments (L ' gear icon ) on the Xbox main menu. Once done, press the button adjustments among the options shown below and select the items work > Updates and downloads then put the check mark in the boxes Keep games and applications updated.

Doing so, as long as a new version of Fortnite is available, it will automatically download and install on Xbox One.

How to update Fortnite on Nintendo Switch

If the console you have is a Nintendo Switch, to update Fortnite requires an active internet connection on the console.

First, make sure your console is connected to your home Wi-Fi network. To do this, on the main screen of Nintendo Switchpress the gear icon, to access the control panel adjustments. Then, through the left sidebar, reach the elements Internet > Internet settings and connect to a Wi-Fi network by entering the corresponding access password.

Now, go back to the main screen again adjustments Nintendo Switch and select the item work, in the side menu. Then enable voice Automatic software update, to make sure your games update automatically.

At this point we just have to start Fortnite on the main screen of the Nintendo Switch. If an update is available that has not yet been performed, you will be prompted with a warning on the screen, to which you must respond affirmatively. Doing so will download the new update files, and at the end of this procedure, Fortnite will be available to play.

How to update Fortnite Android

Fortnite and A Ndroid  only available through APK downloadable directly from the official website, no need to Google Play Store. First, make sure you have an active internet connection on your mobile phone. Not sure how to enable it? You can check out my guide on how to connect to the internet through a mobile phone.

When you first install Fortnite on Android, installing the Fortnite installation program, application that has the same function as the software Epic Game Launcher for PC, for game management.

This application allows you to install Fortnite on your mobile phone or tablet. And it keeps them constantly updated, depending on the different versions that are available periodically. When a new update is available, it is notified within the app Fortnite installation program and you can download it by pressing the button refresh.

Once the download is complete, you will be shown a new section, through which you can update Fortnite: then press the button install and wait for the procedure to finish. All that remains is to press the button open to start Fortnite. Wait for all automatic procedures to take place so that the game is ready to run properly.

How to update Fortnite on iOS

En iPhone y ProtectorsFortnite can be downloaded for free through the App Store of iOS. Updates are performed automatically by the operating system from Apple whenever available.

However, the automatic updates option can be disabled in adjustments from iOS. To verify that this has not happened, open the app adjustments (L ' gear icon ) you find on the home screen. Scroll through the different elements, until you find the name iTunes Store and App Store. Now, tap the last one and make sure the lever next to the voice updates is set to ON.

Once done, connect the iPhone or iPad to the Internet and voila. If a new update is available, it will automatically download to iOS.

If the update does not install automatically, you can check if one is available by proceeding manually: first, start App Store, through its icon ( a stylized "A" ) on the home screen and touch the card updates, located at the bottom.

Once this is done, if there is an app update available Fortnite, you will find the button refresh to the side, All that remains is to press on the latter to download and install it.

How to update Fortnite? Easy, right? I hope you found it useful and easy.