How to fix Twitch error code 140e2ec1?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

The Twitch error code 140e2ec1 is a connectivity error that can occur when trying to watch a stream. This error code is usually caused by a slow or intermittent internet connection, and can be resolved by refreshing the page or trying again later.

1. Check your internet connection

  1. Open your internet browser and click on the "Settings" icon
  2. Under "Network and internet" on the settings page, click on "Connection"
  3. On the connection page, under "Status" you will see a message indicating your internet connection is "Not connected".
  4. To fix this, you will need to either: a. Restart your router and modem b. Reset your internet service provider (ISP)
  5. If neither of the above solutions work, you will need to contact your ISP or router manufacturer for assistance.

2. Restart your computer

  1. First, press the "Windows" key on your keyboard and "R" key at the same time.
  2. This will open the "Run" window.
  3. Type "cmd" and press Enter.
  4. At the command prompt, type "shutdown -r -f" and press Enter.
  5. This will restart your computer.

3. Clear your browser's cache and cookies

  1. Open your browser and navigate to the "Tools" menu.
  2. Click on "Internet Options."
  3. On the "Advanced" tab, click on the "Clear Cookies and Data" button.
  4. Confirm the deletion of all cookies and data by clicking on the "Yes" button.
  5. Click on the "Clear Cache" button.
  6. Close your browser and try to access twitch.tv again.

4. Try using a different browser

  1. If you are using a computer with internet access, open up a new web browser.
  2. Type "chrome://settings/search" into the address bar and press Enter.
  3. Type "show advanced settings" into the search bar and press Enter.
  4. Scroll down to the "browser security" section and click the "update now" button.
  5. In the "new windows" dialog that pops up, select "allow all sites to open with this browser".
  6. Click the "OK" button to close the "new windows" dialog.
  7. Click the "OK" button to close the "settings" dialog.
  8. Reload the Twitch page.
  9. If the error code still appears, try using a different browser.

5. Disable any browser extensions or add-ons

There are several ways to disable browser extensions or add-ons in order to fix twitch error code 140e2ec1.

1.Open the "Extensions" menu in your browser. 2.Scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Disable Add-ons." 3.Find the extension or add-on you want to disable and click the "Disable" button. 4.Restart your browser if it is not already done. 5.Open the "Extensions" menu again and select the extension or add-on you want to re-enable. 6.Click the "Enable" button.

Some users might also have success with the following opitons:

  1. Update your Adobe Flash Player
  2. Try watching the stream on a different device
  3. Contact Twitch Support