Infinite loading screen in Fortnite on Windows

If you have Windows version N, this can be fixed by downloading and installing the Windows Media Pack.

Verify the Windows Version

  1. Right-click the Windows Icon in the lower left corner.
  2. Select System.
  3. On the Edition line look for an N in the Windows version.

Download and Install the Windows Media pack

To download and install the correct version of the Windows Media Pack check out this Microsoft article: