Re-installing League of Legends

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Re-downloading and reinstalling League of Legends from the latest setup file may solve a variety of technical issues with the game. New versions of the setup files are uploaded after every patch, so reinstalling the game from these files will result in a fully updated version of the game. Reinstalling from the most recent version of the setup files ensures that any problems you experience with League of Legends is not caused by having out of date or corrupted files.

 

1.Uninstalling League of Legends

 

- Open the Start Menu

 

- Open Control Panel

 

- Open Add or Remove Programs

 

- Select Garena Messenger and League of Legends

 

- Select Remove

 

2. Confirm that no League of Legends files are left on your hard drive. 

 

- Navigate to the directory where League of Legends was installed (the root C:\Program Files\GarenaLoL or C:\Program Files (x86)\GarenaLoL) and delete any remaining LoL Folders in the Garena Messenger Apps Folder.

 

- Navigate to any directory where previous League of Legends installers and patches were downloaded, and delete any remaining lol files may be saved at (usaully in the Downloads Folder or Desktop).

 

3. Uninstalling Adobe Air

 

- Open the Start Menu

 

- Open Control Panel

 

- Open Add or Remove Programs

 

- Select Adobe Air from the list of installed programs

 

- Select Remove

 

- Restart your computer 

 

4. Reinstalling League of Legends and Adobe Air

 

- If you have experienced problems reinstalling the game in the past, you may want to consider running a registry cleaner before reinstalling the game.CCleaner is a common registry cleaner players have found useful.

 

- You may also want to try creating a new Windows administrative account in Control Panel to install the game. Download the latest version of League of Legends from http://lol.garena.com/downloads/

 

- When the setup files finish downloading, the installation process will begin automatically. When the installation process finishes, the Garena Messenger will open automatically. If you need to open the game manually, please do so by double clicking the Garena Messenger desktop shortcut.