TFT Mobalytics Overlay Not Working on Windows or Mac

Published by Nyau Wai Hoe - Updated on

Teamfight Tactics, or TFT, is a big deal in the online gaming world. To get better at the game, lots of players use tools like the Mobalytics overlay. But what if this handy tool stops working on your computer, whether you’re using Windows or Mac? We’re here to help you figure out why it’s not working and how to fix it.

Also see: How to Allow an App Through Firewall in Windows 11

TFT Mobalytics Overlay Not Working

Tft mobalytics overlay not working

Mobalytics gives you real-time tips, stats, and advice during TFT games. If you can’t use this overlay, it might be because of software clashes, being out of date, or just some wrong settings. Let’s take a closer look.

1. Update everything

Staying up-to-date is crucial. New updates might stop Mobalytics from working because they change how the game or system works.

  • League of Legends Client: The game updates might mess with Mobalytics. Always make sure your game is up to date.Update TFT League of Legends
  • Mobalytics application: Mobalytics also updates to stay compatible. Check for updates to keep it working smoothly.Update TFT Mobalytics Overlay
  • Operating system & graphics drivers: Updating your graphics drivers can fix the issue. For Windows, check “Windows Update”. For Mac, look in “System Preferences” then “Software Update”.Check for Windows Update

2. Admin rights and permissions

Overlays need special permission to show up over other apps, so having admin rights is key.

  • Windows: Right-click on Mobalytics and pick “Run as administrator”. This gives it the permissions it needs.Run TFT Mobalytics Overlay as Administrator

Related resource: Give Admin Permission/Rights to User in Windows 11/10

3. Conflicting overlays and software interference

Some apps might use the same system resources as Mobalytics, causing problems.

  • Try turning off overlays from apps like Discord or Nvidia’s GeForce Experience. If Mobalytics works after that, you’ve found the issue. You might need to change settings or use one at a time.Disable Discord in-game overlay

4. Tweak your graphics settings

The game’s display settings might stop the overlay from showing. Try different display modes like Fullscreen, Windowed, or Borderless to see what works best.

TFT Mobalytics overlay not working Mac

Related resource: How to Go Full Screen on Windows 11/10 Apps or Games

5. Firewall and antivirus interactions

Security software might block Mobalytics by mistake, thinking it’s bad.

  • Windows: Make sure Mobalytics is allowed in “Windows Defender Firewall”. This lets it talk to the TFT client. Don’t forget about Overwolf too, if you’re using it.Allow Mobalytics Overlay Overwolf through firewall
  • Mac: Check Mobalytics’ permissions in “System Preferences” > “Security & Privacy” > “Firewall”. Change them if you need to.

6. Reinstallation might just be the key

If nothing else works, reinstalling Mobalytics might do the trick. It gives you a fresh start with the latest version.

  • First, uninstall Mobalytics. Then, reinstall it from their official website for a clean setup.How to uninstall mobalytics TFT
  • Some users recommend cleaning out the Mobalytics folder from your %appdata% directory for a deeper fix. This has worked for many, making the overlay run smoothly again.How to completely uninstall and reinstall Mobalytics TFT

7. Check the communities and forums

Other players might have solved the same problem you’re having. Look for advice on places like Reddit or Mobalytics’ own forums.

TFT Mobalytics Overlay Not Working Reddit

8. Contact support

If you’ve tried everything and still have issues, it’s time to talk to Mobalytics’ support team. Telling them about your system and what you’ve already tried can help solve the problem faster.

TFT Mobalytics Overlay Not Working Windows

In summary

Most of the time, if Mobalytics stops working, it’s because of updates. Keeping your game and the Mobalytics app updated can usually fix things. Also, making sure the app has the right permissions is important. Without them, it can’t show its overlay over the game.

If you’ve gone through these steps and still can’t get it to work, especially with unique issues, checking out forums like Reddit could be a great move. Many players share their fixes there, and you might find just what you need to solve your problem.

Nyau Wai Hoe
Nyau Wai Hoe is the Founder and Chief Editor of With a degree in software engineering and over 12 years of experience in the tech support industry, Nyau has established himself as an expert in the field, with a primary focus on the Microsoft Windows operating system. As a tech enthusiast, he loves exploring new technologies and leveraging them to solve real-life problems.

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