SimCity: Stuck On Checking For Updates

From Orcz
Updating Data after running SimCityRecovery.exe


SimCity Launcher is stuck on "Check For Updates"

Solution (Confirmed Working)[edit]

Go to C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\SimCity\SimCityRecovery OR C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\SimCity\SimCityRecovery

Run SimCityRecovery.exe

Wait patiently as it starts updating data

when it reaches 100% you should be able to play again

NOTE: Another solution that was suggested was to delete all files from "C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\SimCity\SimCityUserData". However it has been reported that doing so can cause problems (source: