Problem: Fortnite login failed issue is back. This error seems to be occurring to people who have multiple email addresses or accounts like PlayStation Network or Xbox Live tied to Epic Games account. To fix the issue you will need to unlink any unnecessary emails.
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— Fortnite Status (@FortniteStatus) September 14, 2020
The detail error message as below:
You do not have permission to play Fortnite
Your account no longer has play access to Fortnite
Follow below solution steps to resolve Fortnite login failed issue using forgot your password function on Epic Games login page.
Step 1: Go to the Epic Game Store Sign In page.
Step 2: Select Forgot your password.
Step 3: Enter any of the past emails that you think might have ever been connected to Epic Games account.
Step 4: Once you get an email from Epic Games on one of the emails that you entered, login to Epic Games using this old email.
Step 5: Select Connections from the left menu.
Step 6: Click on the Accounts tab.
Step 7: Unlink the past email from your Epic Games account.
Step 8: Logout of this old email account.
Step 9: Login Epic Games account using the email you want to associate with it.
Step 10: Select Connections from the left menu.
Step 11: Click on Accounts tab.
Step 12: Link the correct email to your Epic Games account.