How to log out of League of Legends

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League of Legends is one of the world's most popular video games in the world. With millions and millions of players playing matches each day, there are tons of accounts cycling through the game on a regular basis.

Some of these players have multiple League of Legends accounts. There are several reasons for this, sometimes players want to start from the ground up or they want to play with their lower-ranked friends with what are called smurfs.

However, in order to swap between their accounts they first must log out of League of Legends which has proved to be quite confusing to do at times.

If you're one of these players looking to swap between accounts or even just log out of League of Legends for whatever reason then we've got you covered. Here's how to log out of League of Legends.

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How to log out of League of Legends

Thanks to Riot Games' continuous updating and development of League of Legends, some of the game's usually simple mechanics or features sometimes are hard to find. This is can be the case when logging out of your League of Legends account.

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SWAP ACCOUNTS: Logging out of League of Legends is simple

Fortunately, logging out of a League of Legends account is simple and straightforward as it only takes a few steps. Below is how to log out of your League of Legends account:

  1. On the client, click on the "X" in the top right corner of the launcher
  2. Upon clicking on it, a confirmation window pop-up will appear asking whether you want to Exit the client or want to Sign Out
  3. Make sure to click on Sign Out as clicking on Exit won't actually sign you out of your account, it'll close the League of Legends client instead
  4. That's it! You've been signed out

Now you know how to efficiently swap between multiple League of Legends accounts.

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