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We have identified a possible cause for this error to be related to a modified Hosts file. Please follow the below instructions to ensure that this is not causing the issue.
1. Press Windows Key + R
2. In the run box that appears, paste the following line and click OK:
3. Choose to open the file in Notepad
4. Once the file is open, if you find a line containing the address "cdn-patch.swtor.com", remove the entire line. For example:
5. After making changes, save and close the file.
6. Restart the PC and try the launcher again.
This link details how to restore the hosts file to the default:
I hope this helps.
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