Origin Activation Guide
If you are new to Origin then simply follow these instructions to download the software and activate your game code
Step 1: Downloading Origin
If you do not already have Origin installed on your computer then go to Origin’s official website and download the software.
From the link above, simply click on the orange button that says “Download Origin for PC”. This will open up a download window. Accept the file and then run it once it has finished downloading.
Install Origin onto your computer and when finished, start up Origin software and go to the next step.
Step 2: Login or Register
You only need to have one Origin account – if you already have one then simply login. If you are completely new to Origin then click on the link (in the login window) that says “Create Your EA Account”.
Simply enter a username, password, email address etc. You may have to confirm your email address. Once you have registered, login and you’ll see the Origin store page in the software window.
Step 3: Activate Your Game
To activate your game code, go to the very top menu in the Origin window, the menu should say ‘Origin Friends Help’. Go to ‘Origin’ and then ‘Redeem Product Code…’
In the pop up window enter your product code and click next. You will see confirmation of the game that you have entered to redeem. Once you click ‘Confirm’ the game code will be redeemed and added to your library. The game will be permanently bound to your account.
Step 4: Downloading
Once you have activated the game it will now be visible in your library under the ‘My Games’ tab. Hover your mouse over the game cover and a small pop up window will appear. Click on the orange ‘Download’ button to begin the download process.
Once the download has finished you simply click on ‘Play’, where the ‘Download’ button appeared previously.
Step 5: Problem?
Did you have a problem with any of the above steps?
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