Modern Warfare Fetching Online Profile: How to Fix the Error

Modern Warfare fetching online profile: how to fix the error
Modern Warfare fetching online profile: how to fix the error / Image by Infinity Ward/Activision

Modern Warfare fetching online profile is a problem some players have experienced when they play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. It begins with the screen stating that your online profile is being fetched and a loading bar. After a while, an error screen appears stating that the player has been disconnected from the game's servers.

How to fix the fetching online profile error in Modern Warfare

To fix the bug, the player must go to their settings and reach the network settings. Then they must go to their advanced settings and select the DNS settings. After that, click the manual button to enter 8.8.8.8 in the next screen that changes the DNS settings. Then the screen will appear a second time and you must enter 8.8.4.4 and then check your connection, which should be all good.

Then return to the game and attempt to go into multiplayer and the fetching online profile screen will appear again. This time the error screen will not appear and the problem will be fixed.