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Madden 09 ea server problem

Whenever i try to connect to the ea servers on madden 09 it says

You must be signed in to xbox live and the EA servers in order to access the online features of this title.

i have done an xbox live connection and it still won't work

i think im not signed into the EA servers but i don't know how to sign in

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  • jsmithvideog Dec 19, 2008

    It was doing the same thing for me in NCAA. Then I tried to play Battlefield BC and got the same issue. But, EVERY other non EA game worked. So clearly it's an EA thing. FRUSTRATING!!! Is making me think twice about buying Fight Night (which I really love) so EA realllllllly needs to get the server issue taken care of.

  • xman9 Dec 27, 2008

    i try to sign in and it says i need to be connected to the ea sports server

  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2009

    ill click play live and it says error..please sign into live and the EA server

  • rharbach4 Jan 04, 2009

    same prob

  • Bruyea25 Jan 04, 2009

    everytime i go and try to go on xbox live on madden 09 it says that there is an error and it says you must be signed in to xbox live and ea servers to access the online features for this title and the exact same thing happens to army of two(my other ea game) But all my other games work online...

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    Same thing happening to me with madden 09 and Im Fiending for some madden

  • smoke1051 Jan 10, 2009

    Same here havent been able to play madden 09 in a week

  • Anonymous Jan 12, 2009

    Having the same problem tonight.

  • Anonymous Jan 17, 2009

    i have this incredible urge to rub my nipples when i look at older men, old wrinkly *** *** gets me all hot and steamy

  • Anonymous Jan 18, 2009

    its the same for me, it let me on for like a couple ours then gave me the same error message, its has to be EA

  • Anonymous Jan 28, 2009

    it tells me i must be signed in to xbox live and the ea servers in order to access the online features of this title. how do i fix this?

  • keith wittstock Feb 07, 2009

    every time i try to sign in it says must be signed in to the ea servers, but i dont know how to do that.

  • keith wittstock Feb 07, 2009

    every time I try to play live it says I must be signed in on the ea servers, which I thought I was. How can I fix this problem?

  • jimmy242j Feb 08, 2009

    how dont know how to sign in a ea sever

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2009

    ea stinks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Anonymous Feb 21, 2009

    same error message

  • superfreak_4 Feb 25, 2009

    It says i must be signed in to xbox live my non ea games will let me sign in so i know i am signed into xbox live

  • tocc2b1 Mar 04, 2009

    ea is a joke!!! I played on the same xbox 360, with the same modem and same wireless adapter for a year and now all of a sudden it won't sign me into ea...ive tried every day for the past two weeks what a joke. 

  • Mack3234 Apr 29, 2009

    Same thing here. No problems for years. Now I cant log into any EA game for 3 days straight. Very Frustrating since I am in a Madden 09 league.

  • Anonymous Apr 30, 2009

    Same exact problem and I tried this and didn't do anything different. I can't play EA online very often as of late.

  • Anonymous May 02, 2009

    i set the clock back 3 years and it worked the first time but after i got off it didnt work any more

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    my fifa 14 ea servers connection is not working

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    I spent a lot of time on my ultimate team and I don't want it all to go away

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    i cannot connect to ea server for my ultimate team

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    We have an xbox1 and have a 12 month live gold membership. We are unable to use the ultimate team etc on fifa14. Having had no problems previously, 3 weeks ago when trying to go on ultimate team - the message seemed to suggest that we were NOT live gold members and it says "you must be signed in to xbox live and the ea servers in order to access the online features of this title. when we then press ok the next screen says -connecting to EA servers -then- sign into ea servers -then- we are unable to connect to eas servers try again later. We have spent hours and hours on this, please help.


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Ok SET SYSTEM CLOCK back 3 years. i know it sounds stupid, but it resolved my issue. ( FYI, you must be signed out of xbox live to set system clock.)

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He's right set the clock back 3 years  and it will help 

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I concur, was having the same ea server problem and setting the clock back 3 years is what fixed it. scott197 you rock!!!

Posted on Apr 10, 2009

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Yep, set my Xbox system clock back 3 years and now I connect to the EA servers with no problems. Thanks!

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