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Connection Timed Out Error - How To Fix Issues

Connection Timed Out Error - How To Fix Issues

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How to fix connection timed out error in Palworld. See what to do when you get a time out error message, server status, why you got timeout errors and how to connect to the server.

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How To Fix Connection Timed Out Error

  • Error Caused By Game / PC
  • Slow Connection / Server Overload
  • Update Required
  • Low PC Specs
  • Wrong Port Settings (Dedicated Server)

Error Caused By Game / PC

quit game option

If you get a connection error, first you need to restart the game and your PC. The error may be caused by the game itself or your PC running for too long. Also keep in mind Palworld is still in early access, so any critical errors may be fixed in the upcoming updates.

Latest Updates & News - Roadmap

Restart Your Game / PC

First thing you want to do is restart your game and your PC in case it is your hardware causing the error.

Send Report From Official Website

In case it is caused by an error in the game, Go to "Report Bugs And Issues" from the Options menu to send a report to the developers.

Slow Connection / Server Overloaded

server with high ping

At certain times of the day when there are many players in the server, the connection may become slow. Also your connection won't be stable when the Ping is high on the server you are playing.

Check Connection Speed And Server Status

Try checking the status of the server and if the Ping is high. You may also want to restart your router. You may be encountering a temporary error if the server is overloaded, so in that case try again at a later time.

▶ Official Server Status Info (External LInk)

Update Required

how to update game

If you are playing a different version with other players or your game isn't updated to the latest version, it will often cause connection errors.

Update To Latest Version

Update to the latest version from the Steam Library or Xbox game list.

Latest Updates & News - Roadmap

Low PC Specs

system requirements

If your PC specifications are not high enough, it may cause some lag or connection errors.

Change Graphic Settings

Check your Graphic Settings of your PC and game. Also refer to the recommended specs for the game.

System Requirements And Recommended PC Specs

Wrong Port Settings (Dedicated Server)

If you are using a dedicated server, there may be some settings that the host needs to change. Also check if the participating players have the correct settings.

Check Server Settings

Check if the host has the correct settings for the Ports and the players are entering the correct server address.

Dedicated Server - How To Create & Host A Server

Other Possible Fixes

Reinstall The Game

If you try all of the above and it still doesn't work, your game data may be corrupted. You may want to try reinstalling your game in this case.

How To Reinstall
1.steam libraryOpen the Steam Library and right click Palworld
2.uninstalling gameClick Manage, then Uninstall
3.installing gameInstall Palworld from the Library

Using Mods

Mods are not official therefore may cause some errors when used. If you are using Mods, try deleting it then restart the game.

What are Mods?

Mods are programmed to allow players to add new features to the game, such as changing the looks of a character. Sometimes this can cause some errors, so be careful when installing them.

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