How to Fix “Get Thread Context Failed” Error on MTG Arena

The MTG Arena get thread context failed error for various reasons. First and foremost, MTG Arena gets thread context failed is an error that is caused due to multiple reasons. Some of the reasons are the blockage/restrictions by the antivirus present in the PC, the presence of conflicting softwares, or what can be called an anti-cheat client.

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This error MTG Arena get thread context failed occurs in various operating systems, such as Windows, Linux, Mac, and the version available on Steam. The first thing/resolution a user should try is to restart the Operating System and the network equipment to check whether it’d help eradicate the error.

Now, there are various ways to fix this error. Some of them are following :

  • Uninstall Anti-Cheat Client (FACEIT)
  • Disabling Multi-GPU technology
  • Changing Antivirus and firewall settings
  • Adding the Game to the DEP exception list
  • Disabling DEP
  • Disable and uninstall antivirus and firewall settings temporarily
  • Add Game to the Antivirus and Firewall Exception List.
  • Restarting the Updates download
  • Starting the Game on a different Network
  • Clean Booting the System
  • Reinstalling the Game

Walkthrough of how to fix the MTG Arena get thread context failed error through various methods : 

Here are some methods to resolve MTG Arena get thread context failed error.

Anti-Cheat Client (Faceit) :  

  • Search for Settings, click on apps

    clean or boost
    clean or boost
  • Find and expand Faceit
  • Uninstall Faceit

Disabling Multi-GPU Technology:

This process depends on the type of GPU a user’s PC has.

If there’s Nvidia Processor, then :

nvidia
Nvidia
  1. Open NvidiaControl Panel
  2. On the left top side, expand 3D Settings
  3. Click on Configure SLI, PhysX, and Surround
  4. On the right side, click on Disable SLI

Now, if there’s AMD CrossFire or CrossFireX, then :

amd crossfire
AMD crossfire
  1. Open AMD Control Panel
  2. Choose and Expand the “Performance “tab present on the left side of the Window.
  3. Select AMD CrossFire or CrossFireX
  4. On the right side of the Window, Tick-mark “Disable AMD CrossFire or CrossFireX

Changing Antivirus and Firewall Settings : 

  1. Open Settings, then troubleshooting.

    firewall settings
    firewall settings
  2. Uncheck the option of “Enable Hardware-Assisted Virtualization.”
  3. Finally, restart your PC.

Disabling DEP : 

  1. Search for Command Prompt

    open system
    open system
  2. Type the command “ bcdedit.exe /set {current} nxAlwaysOff”

    advanced settings
    advanced settings
  3. Then, restart your PC. 

Starting the Game on a different Network : 

  1. Disconnect your Game
  2. Choose another Network of your own choice. 
  3. Restart the Game on the new Network.

 Reinstall the Game: 

  1. Search for “Add/Remove Programs “
  2. Look for MTG Arena

    reinstall
    reinstall
  3. Uninstall the Game
  4. Head towards “Steam”
  5. Download it again

Conclusion

This error occurs in various operating systems, such as Windows, Linux, Mac, and the version available on Steam. These are some of the fixes for the MTG Arena get thread context failed.

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About the Author: McKenzie Smith

Hello, I am McKenzie and I am totally obsessed with getting the best experience out of every device that I use. Hence, I started this blog to help others make the most of their devices and fix errors in a jiffy! :)

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