New World Closed Beta: How to Fix Credential Refresh Error on Startup

Is your game starting up fine, but giving you an error message about bad credentials?


Set your date/time

Make sure your Windows clock is set to the correct date/time.

If you dual-boot Linux and Windows, You can prevent a de-synced clock in Windows, by setting Linux to run on local time, by running the following command in Terminal:

timedatectl set-local-rtc 1 --adjust-system-clock

If you wish to undo the above change, run the following command in terminal:

timedatectl set-local-rtc 0 --adjust-system-clock

Thanks to Crabmondan for his great guide, all credit to his effort. you can also read the original guide from Steam Community. enjoy the game.

Post Author: Robins Chew

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