How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? – Call of Duty: Warzone 2

How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? – Call of Duty: Warzone 2

Call of Duty: Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2’s social tab seems to be currently broken. Players are reporting that MW 2 and Warzone 2 are kicking any friends you add from your Friends List to the main menu. 

The inability to invite friends to the same lobby and group up for public matches is frustrating a lot of players, considering Warzone 2 just launched and players want to enjoy the game with their friends. However, there is a workaround to this issue while the developers work on an official fix, as confirmed by the Modern Warfare 2 Trello Board

How to Invite Friends to Party in Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2? 

How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? - Call of Duty: Warzone 2
Factions – Call of Duty : Warzone 2.0 | Source: Call of Duty

In order to invite friends to your Warzone 2.0 or Modern Warfare 2 party from your Friends List, head to the Social tab in the main menu and select Invite Players. Then, choose the friends you want to invite and submit. Follow the steps below to properly invite them:

  • Press the Options button (PlayStation), Menu button (Xbox), or ESC (PC) to open up the main menu.
  • Select Social (X on PlayStation, A on Xbox, and just click it on PC). 
  • Then select Invite Players under Your Party (you can invite up to 31 other players). 
  • Under the Friends tab, choose the friends you wish to invite to your party, and then choose Invite To Channel.
How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? - Call of Duty: Warzone 2
Social Tab in Warzone 2

This should do the trick and you’ll be able to invite friends to your party from here on out. However, if your Social Tab doesn’t work for you, then keep reading to fix that as well. 

How to fix Social Tab/ Friends List not working in Warzone 2 and Modern Warfare 2? 

In order to fix the Friends List issue and invite friends to your Warzone 2 or MW2 party, you have to create a Channel in the “Channels” Tab. This bug involves the Social Tab, which doesn’t respond when clicked. Follow the steps below to create a Channel:

  • Press the Options button (PlayStation), Menu button (Xbox), or ESC (PC) to open up the main menu.
  • Scroll (R1 on consoles, just click it on PC) to the Channels tab – it looks like a pair of headphones. 
  • Select Create Your Own Channel
How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? - Call of Duty: Warzone 2
Creating Your Own Channel
  • Name your channel and then select Done.  
  • Once you’ve done that, select your channel (X on PlayStation, A on Xbox, and the left mouse button on PC). This will bring up the option to invite friends. 
How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? - Call of Duty: Warzone 2
Option to Invite Friends 
  • Choose the friends you wish to invite to your channel, and then choose Invite To Channel. 
How to Invite Friends to Party & fix Social Tab? - Call of Duty: Warzone 2
Invite To Channel

This should help you to invite friends to a party and play the game together while the developers work on an official update to resolve this issue. 

About Call of Duty: Warzone

Call of Duty: Warzone is a first-person shooter battle royale that only supports multiplayer mode. It allows for both cross-platform and cross-progression which makes it gameplay remarkably spectacular. Unlike other battle royales, CoD: Warzone can easily house 150 players in a match while this limit is extended to 200 for some limited-time modes.

Players are offered the choice of playing two modes: Battle Royale and Plunder. To make the game interesting, large and diverse maps are packed by the game. Like any other Call of Duty arrival, Warzone too doesn’t have a shortage of weapons that can wipe out the existence of your opposition.

Call of Duty: Warzone surpassed 60 million downloads in the first two months of its release and received positive reviews from critics throughout the world.