EOS API reference page for EOS_Platform_GetDesktopCrossplayStatus



Windows only. Checks that the application is ready to use desktop crossplay functionality, with the necessary prerequisites having been met. This function verifies that the application was launched through the Bootstrapper application, the redistributable service has been installed and is running in the background, and that the overlay has been loaded successfully. On Windows, the desktop crossplay functionality is required to use Epic accounts login with applications that are distributed outside the Epic Games Store.

Return Value

  • An EOS_EResult is returned to indicate success or an error.

  • EOS_NotImplemented is returned on non-Windows platforms.



Parameter Type And NameUsage Information
EOS_HPlatform Handle
const EOS_Platform_GetDesktopCrossplayStatusOptions* Optionsinput structure that specifies the API version.
EOS_Platform_GetDesktopCrossplayStatusInfo* OutDesktopCrossplayStatusInfooutput structure to receive the desktop crossplay status information.