How To Fix Steam Error Code 0x4c7 While launching Games?

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In this post, we are going to talk about the error code 0x4c7 with Steam while launching any particular game.

As per our research, this error mainly occurs while launching an EA game on Steam, but in some cases, the error can also occur with other games.

The error says “The Operation Was Canceled by The User, 0x4c7 ”

If you are currently having this error then below you can find all the details related to this error which may help you resolve this error. 

Steam Error Code 0x4c7

How To Fix Steam Error Code 0x4c7?


Fix 1: Is it An EA Game?

If you are having this error while launching an EA game then check if the EA app is signed out of your account resulting in this error.

Sometimes because of any update or something else, you may get kicked off your EA account and because of this, you may continue to receive this error. To resolve this situation all you need is re-login to your EA account.

  • Visi here to Sign in to Steam.
  • Then tap Play to launch an EA game from Steam.
  • In case you didn’t download the EA app then visit here to install it.
  • Then launch the EA app, and it will ask to link your Steam account and EA Account.
  • Then you need to log in to the EA app by using your EA Account info. If you don’t have an EA account then you can create a new EA Account.
Steam Error Code 0x4c7

Fix 2: Run The Game As Administrator

If the error still occurs then make sure you are the administrator of the device on which you are playing the game. Go to the game under the Steam library and right-click on it, then go to the Properties, and choose Run as administrator.


Fix 3: Disable Your Antivirus And Firewall

Next, try disabling your device’s antivirus and firewall to check if they are causing this issue. You need to simply disable your device’s Antivirus and firewall application, and if doing this fixes the issue then it’s your device security program that is causing this issue.

So go to the antivirus and firewall settings and make sure Steam and the executable files of the games are whitelisted.


Fix 4: Try This Workaround

  • Go to C:\Steam\steamapps\common\FSX.
  • Then right-click the file FSX.exe.
  • Then choose Properties.
  • Then tap the Checkbox next to Unblock so that a checkmark appears.
  • Then tap Apply.

Fix 5: Check What Admin boxes are checked Under fsx.exe

As a next workaround, go to the C:\Steam\steamapps\common\FSX, and check what admin boxes are checked. If none of them are checked then check them. After that restart the steam and check if the error still persists.


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