Shatterline: How To Fix Anticheat System Failed to Initialize

Nazmul Hassan
By Nazmul Hassan
3 Min Read
Credit: Shatterline

If you are having trouble with “Anticheat System Failed to Initialize” or CONNECTION-01-07 error in Shatterline. Don’t worry! This article will tell you everything about why this error occurs and how you can fix it.

Shatterline is a new Free to Play FPS game currently in an early access state on Steam. The game currently has a roguelike Co-Op mode called Expedition and several traditional game modes such as TDM, Conquest, Plant-the-bomb, and Escort.

The game has a very satisfactory shooting mechanism, resembling a lot of Call of Duty and Battlefield. However, the characters or Operatives in the game have distinct abilities similar to VALORANT and Rainbow Six Siege, categorized into 4 different classes.

With time, the game is gaining popularity in the FPS gaming community. However, it is not free from flaws as an early access game. As a result, players are getting a peculiar error called “Anticheat System Failed to initialize,” preventing them from playing the game.

How To Fix EAC failed to initialize

Anticheat System Failed to Initialize

Many players in the Shatterline community have reported a very weird error called “Anticheat System Failed to Initialize,” accompanied by an Error Code: CONNECTION-01-07. The game runs on Easy Anti Cheat, a third-party anti-cheat solution for Shatterline. So, repairing the game itself won’t solve the Anticheat System Failed to initialize error.

The error happens due to corruption in anti-cheat files. To fix this issue, you need to manually locate the EasyAntiCheat folder within the game and initialize a manual repair.

Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to do it:

  • Open Steam
  • Go to Library> Find Shatterline under the Games list
  • Right click on Shatterline> go to Properties
  • Go to Local Files> press Browse
  • A new folder will open
  • Open the EasyAntiCheat folder
  • Run EasyAntiCheat_EOS_Setup using administrator privileges
  • Press Repair the current installation.

There you go. If you follow these steps, your Anticheat System Failed to Initialize issue, or the CONNECTION-01-07 error will be resolved.

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By Nazmul Hassan FPS Editor
Nazmul is GameRiv's FPS editor. He is a marketing graduate with an immense passion for gaming. As an ex-professional CS:GO player, he holds a strong interest in other FPS titles like Apex Legends, VALORANT, and CoD. However, he also tries out other games when he is free.