How do I import games to EA app?
Download games to your Library
- Launch the EA app.
- Log in to your EA Account.
- Go to My Library.
- Find the game that you want to download and click the arrow in the bottom right corner.
- Confirm your Install location and Language preferences, then click Next.
- Read and accept the terms of play.
- Click Download.
Why can't i download games on EA app?Try re-installing the EA app
Open the Control Panel (find it by searching Control Panel in the Start menu). Under Programs, click Uninstall a program. Click on the EA app and uninstall. Reinstall the EA app, then try installing your game again.
Where does EA app install games?Find the EA app installation folder. By default, this is at C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\EA Desktop\EA Desktop.
Why are my Origin games not showing on EA app?Click the menu icon (it looks like 3 horizontal lines) in the top left corner of the app, hover over Help, then click Restart app. If this doesn't work, log out of the app and back in again to refresh your Collection. You can also try uninstalling and reinstalling the EA app.
Can I transfer Origin games to EA App?Will I have to re-download my Origin games on the EA app? No. The games you've downloaded through Origin should be ready to launch through the EA app.
EA App - How to Locate/Move Already Installed Games
Does my Origin account transfer to EA App?Your Origin friends list automatically transfers over once you log in to the EA app, so you don't have to worry about remembering all those player IDs.
How do I add games from Steam to EA app?Install the EA app if you haven't already. The EA app will launch and ask you to link your Steam account and your EA Account. Log in to the EA app using your EA Account info or create a new EA Account. Steam will install your game and let you know when it's ready to play.
Where is EA Origin game folder?When you install a game through Origin, the files are copied to a certain folder on your hard drive. This folder is called the installation folder. The default path for EA Games is C:\Program Files(x86)\Origin Games.
Is EA Desktop better than Origin?EA Desktop is essentially Origin, but in its final form. The improvements EA has made mean that instead of fighting bugs and crashes, you're able to spend time immersed in your game of choice. EA Desktop doesn't have broken systems or glitchy software.
Why can't i install a game on Origin?Try re-installing Origin:
Open the Control Panel (find it by searching “Control Panel” in the Start menu). Click on Uninstall a program under Programs. Click on Origin and uninstall. Reinstall Origin, then try installing your game again.
Do you have to download games to play on EA Play?You have to download an EA Play application on PlayStation consoles, which serves as a portal to the games. Xbox owners can now access all the games through the Game Pass channel.
Does EA Play download the game?Yes, the EA app will replace Origin to be our primary platform for downloading and launching PC games.
Does EA Play give you access to all EA games?As long as you're a member you can play any game in the Play List as much as you want!
How do I find games in my EA library?
Did you buy a full game or an expansion pack?
- Open the Origin client.
- Click on My Game Library.
- Click on the game you bought the expansion pack or DLC for.
- Click on the tab for Extra Content, Expansion Packs, or Game Packs.
How do I move Origin game files?
Here's a quick guide on how to move Origin games to another drive.
- Launch Origin client and go to "My Game Library". ...
- Right-click the game you wish to move to another drive, then click "Move Game".
- In the pop-up window, you can select a new folder where you want to install the game.