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A digital distribution platform developer by Ubisoft. It was formerly known as Uplay. It was released in 2009.

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Activation Code for Trackmania on UBISOFT CONNECT

I just installed Trackmania from Steam which is a "Free To Play" game according to the Steam page. Once I opened the game, it started installing "UBISOFT CONNECT" and now it's ...
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License: "Just Dance" hardly usable without a subscription? And do I really have to buy a new release every year (2019, 2024 etc)?

My child loves "Just Dance", but says that a lot of things don't work with our old Nintendo Switch release. Just Dance is a rhythm game series developed and published by Ubisoft. The ...
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GOG Galaxy and Ubisoft Connect: Connection lost

As title says, I can't connect and load my games. I have followed this forum which said: Go to: %LOCALAPPDATA%\GOG.com\Galaxy\plugins\installed\uplay_afb5a69c-b2ee-4d58-b916-f4cd75d4999a\ Open consts....
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My PlayStation account doesn't link to Ubisoft account

I play Rainbow Six Siege (R6) on PC with steam (that I had linked it to my Ubisoft account before), but now I want to link a PlayStation account to my Ubisoft account, and I did it so. But when I open ...
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Can I use Steam Family Sharing to play an Origin or Ubisoft game?

Can I Use Steam Family Sharing to play an Origin or Ubisoft game if I don't own it on Steam but I do own it on Origin or on Ubisoft Connect/Uplay? I am asking this to see if I can get the games' ...
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Why is "Ubisoft Connect" required in Just Dance 2022?

I bought a physical game, Just Dance 2022 for Switch. It was quite expensive. Can anyone tell me what the account is for? I have some 30-day demo, no idea what. I have already paid a lot of money for ...
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How do I remove Ubisoft Connect (formerly Uplay) from Ubisoft games?

I wonder whether anyone has figured out how to patch Ubisoft games so that Ubisoft Connect/Uplay is not launched, given that the launcher is both unnecessary for many players' purposes as well as ...
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How do I disable Ubisoft Connect popups?

I'm playing Immortals: Fenyx Rising on Nintendo Switch and have changed the HUD settings to disable a lot of the pop-ups that cover the screen. I can't figure out how to disable the pop-ups from ...
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I have the same game purchased both on Uplay and Steam. How do I launch the steam version of the game?

I brought Ghost Recon Future Solider on Uplay long time ago I also brought the same game on Steam recently When I go to Library on Steam and download the game and launch it, it again downloads the ...
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What exactly will be missed by prematurely starting the expansion of The Division 2?

The Division 2 has one expansion to date: Warlords of New York. Starting it might fast forward your character progression and lock you out of specific content/gameplay. The game itself warns about ...
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Can text chat be disabled on Hyper Scape?

I'd like to know if it's possible to disable text chat on Hyper Scape. I know voice chat has a volume which I assume means you can mute it. I'm ok with quick chat like rocket league, but I'd like to ...
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How do I opt out of this ubisoft connect thing?

I got Immortals Fenyx Rising after hearing it was similar to Breath of the Wild, because I've been craving more BotW but have run out of BotW. But every time I try to start the game, it pops up a ...
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How does Ubisoft Connect (formerly Uplay) track what games are installed?

I feel like the question itself will make sense to anyone who knows the answer, but to expand a bit... I am in the process of making a program that can allow me to monitor the size of my game ...
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Disable Uplay overlay on Steam

I am trying to play Assassin's creed Odyssey on Ubuntu 18 with Proton 5.13-4 on Steam. The game is running but a balloon asking to shift+f2 to open Uplay is constantly on the top right corner of the ...
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A single client to run games from different clients [closed]

I use windows 10 and for gaming I have to use a lot of clients like Steam, Origin, Epic, etc. Is there any way of centralizing these clients? For example one common client instead of all of these or ...
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How can I bind my Steam game to my Ubisoft account?

I'd like to know if anyone knows how to bind my Steam purchased game to my Ubisoft account. We're talking about "South Park: The Stick of Truth" in this particular case. Problem discription: ...
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Is UPlay required for Offline Single Player in the Assassin's Creed Franchise?

I've been thinking about getting the Assassin's Creed series for PC when they next come on sale. last time however what stopped me was that aside from the first one Steam has the following notice on ...
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New Recruits achievement not awarded in Assassin's Creed Origins

I have completed the Main quests (including the two DLC) for Assassin's Creed: Origins, so am now working through all the different possible Steam/Uplay achievements. One of these is called "New ...
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Nvidia Geforce NOW: Games that require UPLAY crash after starting up

It seems that all games depending on UPLAY crash after startup (because UPLAY itself crashes). See screenshot here Something must be wrong with my Geforce NOW configuration, as this initially worked ...
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Why can't I buy any games in Uplay after linking Steam account?

After buying a Ubisoft game on Steam, the store in the Uplay launcher disappeared.
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Does Steam have a setting to hide all Uplay titles?

Today I bought an Uno card game from Steam since it was on sale and I thought it would be fun to try it out. However, clicking on the game icon took me to a Uplay web site instead of launching the ...
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If I buy a Ubisoft game on Steam, can I play the game through Uplay? [closed]

I just bought Assassin's Creed Unity on Steam, but the place I was playing can't install the game on Steam but the game is already installed in Uplay, can I play the game from Uplay instead of from ...
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Fix bug in Siwa

I have a problem. I get the following message every time I try to leave Siwa: "This feature isn't installed yet. Please wait for Assassin's Creed Origins to install completely." I can't find out ...
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UPlay Plus free month: What happens if I cancel now?

I activated my free trial of UPlay+ yesterday, and successfully downloaded some games. If not cancelled at the latest at the end of the month (September 30th), I will be charged 14,99€ / month from ...
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Mods, Auto Updates, DRM, and Git - Can Git be used to preserve moddable game versions? [closed]

Can Git be used to store and archive snapshots of moddable game versions that are part of a client like Steam or UPlay? I recently had this idea because a game updated tonight (by accident) and broke ...
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Was my game activated twice on the same Uplay account?

I created a uplay account a few years ago for my little brother. I sended him FarCry Primal as a steam gift last month, and it was activated on his uplay account, because he was logged in on it. ...
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If i buy a Ubisoft game on Steam will it appear in UPLAY list as well?

I want to buy on sale a Ubisoft game on Steam. The only problem is that i want to collect all Ubisoft games on UPLAY. If i buy the game on Steam will it appear in the UPLAY games list? so i will be ...
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Are your Uplay Unlocks shared between platforms?

A few years ago, I ended up unlocking all of the Uplay Rewards for Far Cry 4 on the PlayStation 3. This was done directly from the game. If I buy a Uplay game on PC that I have completed on another ...
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Can I activate a product key in UPlay for a game that I've already bought on Steam?

I have bought a Ubisoft game on Steam, and bought its season pass product key on a retail website, which happens to be for UPlay. It seems that I have wasted my money. That, I accept. Now, I want to ...
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Season Pass from Origin for a Ubisoft Game

I have Assassin's Creed III linked to my Uplay account. I want season pass for the game. The season pass in Uplay is bit expensive when compared to Origin. So is it possible to buy the season pass ...
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Rainbow Six : Siege won't update and can't play

Yesterday Rainbow Six worked fine, but today something strange happened. I wanted to surf the shop, and the game won't update, and I get this error saying Update failed, with two options retry and ...
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Uplay Games not Launching

I have 2 Ubisoft games on Steam, Assassin's Creed III and Valiant Hearts. I've bought them a while ago, and they seemed to work, I've played them a lot. But now, when I try to run them, the mouse ...
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How can I receive unclaimed Uplay points?

Uplay shows that I have got unclaimed Uplay points, most likely from the time I played the assassin's creed series on the PS3, I do not have access to the console anymore. How can I claim the points?
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Find uplay, Origin, Battle.net game ID

Through this forum I found out that you can make uplay start a game with the following command. "C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\Ubisoft Game Launcher\Uplay.exe" "uplay://launch/410/0" This specific ...
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Does For Honor support cross-play between Steam and Uplay?

For Honor can be bought from Steam and Uplay as far as I know. However, if I buy the game on Uplay, am I able to play with my friends who bought it on Steam?
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Uplay Shop Tab Missing

I'm in a very strange situation. When I run Uplay and log in, there is no shop tab. Usually, I start all my PC games from Steam, which means I don't use Uplay very often. I tried to fix this bug by ...
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Uplay DLC content downloading

I am playing from Uplay and I own a far cry 3 copy on my H drive, and got the blood dragon DLC today for free which is showing in my Uplay library and its to be downloaded. Do I need to just download ...
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Do I have to reinstall a game for multiple accounts?

I have kinda an odd question. Me and my brother sometimes share a PC and we both have different accounts. So let's say I have Rainbow Six Siege on my on my account and I download it off of my account. ...
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What does my Uplay level do?

I understand Steam levels and what they give you but I own a few games on Uplay (including games I own on Steam but have to play through Uplay...) and I noticed that there is a profile leveling system ...
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How can you find out the uplay account which is linked to Steam?

There are some games, which are buyable on Steam (in my case Assasin's Creed Revelations), but require a uplay account. How can you find out which uplay account is linked inside Steam? It seems that ...
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What's the difference between buying a "PC game" and a "PC code"?

I have been playing Xbox games on Windows 10 and I want to buy Far Cry 3 to play on my PC. On Amazon I see two different things: one is Far Cry 3 for PC only which is the one I should buy but then ...
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Does removing a Uplay game from your Steam account also remove it from Uplay?

I want to remove Assassin's Creed: Unity from my Steam account. Would this also remove it also from my Uplay account?
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Can I play a Uplay game through Steam's Big Picture mode?

Is it possible to add a game acquired through Uplay to my Steam library so I can play it in Big Picture mode? I got Assassin's Creed IV free with my video card, but I had to get it through Uplay. I ...
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How can I stop the uplay client giving me "A Ubisoft service is unavailable at the moment."?

When I start my uplay client to play some ACII and try to login with valid credentials (tested on the uplay website) I get "A Ubisoft service is unavailable at the moment.". I've googled the message ...
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Can't play a game/DLC after a license transfer

So, I made a license transfer with my friend. I signed into his profile to download a DLC or game. Then, when it finished downloading, I signed out of his profile and went back onto mine. Then I tried ...
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Purchasing UPlay game on Steam

I purchased Far Cry 3 on my Steam account, I downloaded the game from Steam and when I ran it I got a key to activate the game on UPlay but, when I run the game I should login to both services. If I ...
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Ubisoft server problem in every AC game

I've searched for a solution to this problem for days, all together. I can't seem to get it fixed. Since AC4:Black Flag the game is saying the Ubisoft Server are offline. Every time. It's a little ...
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How can I uninstall the Child of Light demo?

I've played through the Child of Light demo (installed from Steam but launched from Uplay), then some time afterwards purchased and downloaded the full version (again, bought and downloaded from Steam,...
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Do I need uplay in order to play Ubisoft games bought on Origin? [duplicate]

When I buy for example Far Cry 4 via Origin, will I need uplay AND Origin to start in order to play it? Or do you just need Origin OR uplay (which one)? Was wondering.
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Assassin's Creed II keep on crashing

I recently purchased this game, Assassin's Creed II Deluxe Edition, mainly because it looked interesting and it was on sale. So I bought it and installed it. When I lauched the game, it gave me the ...
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