The Elder Scrolls Online: How to Fix Crash, Patch Manifest Error, Connection issues, Launch issues, Log-in error, Black Screen etc


The Elder Scrolls Online an MMORPG published by Bethesda Softworks is available on Steam. gamers can access four classes: Dragon Knight, Templar, Sorcerer, and Nightblade after creating a character.

The Elder Scrolls Online is a massive game and is bound to cause a few errors and bugs here and there. Check out the list and be sure that you are equipped with the solution in case you see an error.

The Elder Scrolls Online

“code305 unverified protocol” Error

Go to the installation folder and delete ‘eso.manifest’, are.manifest and restart game client. You will find these files at the location where you have installed The Elder Scrolls game.

Connection Issues

If you are facing connection and latency issues follow these steps to fix them. You will get lesser issues if you use a Wifi connection. Try to reset your network connection. To do that go to Control panel > Network and Internet > Connections > Advanced settings > Reset

now restart your system and your problem should be solved.

Patch Manifest Error

The very first thing to do is to run the repair tool in your launcher. Reinstall the game client if the problem persists.

Installation Issues

Optional updates like .net framework, Visual C++, direct X etc should be installed on your machine. Then be sure that your antivirus of firewall is not blocking any of the files required to run the game. Restart your system and runthe game.

Crash Issue

Ensure that your machine is well ventilated and all the fans are in working condition. Check for other kinds of over heating issues like turn off overclocking. You should not face any other crash issues by doing this.

Black screen Issue

To get rid of the Black screen issue, the first thing you can do is update your graphics card drivers and latest drivers for the Direct X. Also check for any issues with the resolution of your screen.

“code 104 server full” Log-in error

Wait for some time and try to reconnect, the error should be solved.

Launch issues

The only solution right now is to re-install the game and launch it. Launch issues are caused due to improper installations.

“code 201 authentication failed”

In this case also, the solution is to reinstall the games. Also be sure that no other applications are running in the background, close them if any and launch the game. Your problem should be solved.