Purchase MW2 To Have Access To Everything: How To Fix

Purchase MW2 To Have Access To Everything: How To Fix
Images via Activision

Written by 

Tarran Stockton

Posted 

18th Nov 2022 13:15

Many Warzone 2 players are running into the purchase MW2 to have access to everything error, which is frustratingly blocking them from playing the game. Call of Duty Warzone 2 has recently released, but the launch has been somewhat tumultuous due to several errors and bugs affecting the game. Some of them are so severe that the game's Steam rating has dropped down below 40% as of writing this. So if you need a fix for the purchase MW2 to have access to everything error, we've got you covered. 

  • Once you are in a game, why not make sure you can keep your helpful friend alive with the Warzone 2 revive pistol?

Purchase MW2 To Have Access To Everything: How To Fix

Purchase MW2 To Have Access To Everything
Click to enlarge

The purchase MW2 to have access to everything error appears for gamers trying to play Warzone 2 without owning Modern Warfare 2. When attempting to go into a game, they are met with the message, "Not available. Purchase Modern Warfare 2 to have access to everything". 

Considering Warzone 2 is a free game that's separate from MW2, this is quite frustrating for players, but there is a potential workaround that can be employed. Activision will be working on a fix for the problem in the meantime, but until an update comes, many players will still encounter the issue. Here's how to fix the purchase MW2 to have access to everything error. 

To remedy this problem, you can join up with a friend who already owns the game once they started searching for a game. Here's what you need to do:

  • Navigate to the 'Social' tab in-game. 
  • Select your friends list. 
  • Find the specific friend you are going to play with. 
  • Tell the friend to start searching for a Warzone 2 match.
  • Then select their name and choose 'Join Game'. 
  • You'll then be in their party and ready to play. 

That's all for our primer on how to fix the purchase MW2 to have access to everything error, and now you know how to get into games even if you don't own MW2

We also cover some ways to fix Warzone 2 stuttering if you are on PC and experiencing some issues. 

Trending
Warzone 2 Mildenhall Neck Error: How To Fix
MW2 DMZ Key Locations: Where To Use
How To Unlock MW2 Finishing Moves
How To Fix Join Failed You Are On A Different Version MW2
MW2 1.11 Patch Notes