How To Find your Epic ID
An Epic ID allows players to match up with friends in multiplayer games or view their detailed stats on third-party sites. However, locating your Epic ID isn’t that straightforward if you’ve never done it before. If you’re struggling to find your unique identification number, we’re here to help.
This guide will explain where to find your Epic ID on the Epic Games website and in Rocket League. Additionally, we’ll share instructions on linking your Rocket League account with your Epic ID and finding your Epic ID in Fortnite. In the end, we’ll answer some of the most common questions related to using your Epic ID, like the difference between it and a username.
How To Find your Epic Account ID
Follow the steps below to find your Epic ID:
- Head to the Epic Games official website and click “Sign In” at the upper right corner of your screen.
- Enter your account credentials.
- Hover your cursor over your profile name and click “Account.” You’ll see your Epic ID at the top of the page.
Find Epic ID Rocket League
If you’re looking to match up with friends in Rocket League, they need to know your Epic ID. Funnily enough, it can’t be found in the game – instead, you’ll need to log in to your Epic Games account via browser.
Thankfully, your username can be used instead of your Epic ID and quickly found in the menu. Follow the instructions below:
- Launch Rocket League.
- From the man menu, navigate to the “Friends” tab at the bottom right of your screen.
- Your Epic account name and Rocket League username will be displayed at the top of the Friends List.
If you still need to know your Epic ID, you can find it via Epic Games Launcher. Follow the steps below:
- Open Epic Games Launcher.
- Click your account name at the bottom left corner of your screen.
- Select “Manage Account” from the left sidebar. A new browser window will open.
- Navigate to “General” from the left sidebar, then find the “Account Info” section. Your Epic ID will be displayed at the top of the section.
Alternatively, you can check your Epic ID directly on the Epic Games website. Here’s how to do that:
- Head to Epic Games website.
- Click “Sign In,” located at the top right. Enter your account credentials and click “Sign In” again.
- Click your profile name and select “Account.” Your Epic ID will be displayed in the upper right corner of the page.
How To Find an Epic Account Using an ID
You can use someone else’s Epic ID or Epic username to find their account and add them to your Friends List in Epic Games Launcher. You’ll need to ask them for their account info directly. Here’s how to invite someone to your Friends List:
- Open Epic Games Launcher.
- Navigate to the “Friends” section from the left sidebar. A pop-u window will appear.
- Click the human silhouette with a plus icon located in the middle of a pop-up window to add a friend.
- Enter your friend’s Epic ID or username into the search box and click “Send.” An invite will be sent to your friend.
Your friend can find and accept your invite in the “Requests” tab of the “Add a Friend” menu.
If you’d like to find someone and add them to your friends’ list in Rocket League, follow the steps below:
- Launch Rocket League.
- From the main menu, navigate to the “Friends” tab.
- Select “Add a friend by Epic ID.”
- Enter your friend’s Epic ID into the dedicated field and select “Search.”
- When you see your friend’s username appear on the screen, select “Add Friend” next to it. Your friend will need to accept the request.
How Do You Link Your Epic ID With Your Rocket League Account?
If you’d like the convenience of linking your Epic ID to your Rocket League account, follow the steps below:
1. Open Epic Games Launcher.
2. Click your account name at the bottom left corner.
3. Select “Manage Account.” Epic Games portal will open in a new browser window.
4. From the left sidebar, select “Connections.”
5. Navigate to the “Accounts” tab.
6. You’ll see all platforms you can connect with your Epic ID to Google, Steam, Github, Twitch, Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Switch. Click “Connect” under your console name or Steam if you’re playing on a PC.
7. Follow the on-screen instructions to verify your identity and complete the linking process.
How Do You Find Your Epic ID in Fortnite?
You need to know your Epic ID to connect Fortnite to Player Rush. Here’s how to find it:
1. Launch Fortnite.
2. Select the preferred game mode.
3. From the lobby, open the main menu at the top right corner.
4. Navigate to “Settings.”
5. Select the gear icon and navigate to the “Account” page. Your Epic ID will be displayed in the “Account Info” section.
What’s the Difference Between My Epic ID and Username?
An Epic ID is a unique number assigned to every user upon account creation. Unlike the username, your Epic ID can’t be changed and isn’t displayed to other users.
Hopefully, this guide has helped you locate your Epic ID. Now, you can start tracking your advanced game stats or matchmaking with friends. Don’t forget to connect your Epic ID to your Rocket League account to link your progress and ranks across all platforms.
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