Generic Game Problem Fixes
There are a literally thousands of PC configurations which is why a universal fix for graphics problems isn’t possible. The closest we can get for a universal fix is a general checklist that we’ll rundown through each time you encounter any problems relating to game graphics. This checklist will help you cut down on a LOT of issues you’ll encounter in game and will be helpful regardless of your computer’s configuration.
Generic Fixes for Graphics-related problems
- Ensure that your drivers are up-to-date. Just jump onto the Driver Update page and download update your computer’s drivers.
- Make sure that no-security related programs are flagging your game/application. To check, run the game and alt-tab to see if your firewall or anti-virus has issued a notification. If there is one, whitelist the application.
- Disable any unnecessary programs running in the background (unless you feel that your rig is capable enough).
- For Windows users, keep your Direct X version up to date. Newer games won’t give you this problem as their installer usually bundles in a compatible build of Direct X.
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