The open beta for Ghost Recon Wildlands has gone live. As it’s a technical tests, problems are to be expected. Players are already seeing errors left and right. Some of them can be easily solved by simple tweaks, while others are beyond the scope of regular users. Hopefully, the developers will keep releasing patches throughout the beta. In this guide, we’re going to show you a list of all Ghost Recon Wildlands errors & problems, how to fix or avoid them when possible.
Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta PC DirectX 11 error
Several owners of high-end cards have repored not being able to run the game. They all received a message saying Your graphics card does not support DirectX 11 features, even though it does. Updating the drivers doesn’t help, and there doesn’t seem to be a way to force the game to use an older version of DX. There’s no confirmed solution for now, but the developers are investigating the problem.
Performance issues, low framerate in Ghost Recon Wildlands PC Beta
Many players with expensive rigs are complaining about the performance. The game often stays around 30 FPS, even on expensive hardware. From what we’ve seen, disabling V-Sync does wonders for the frame rate, almost doubling it in some cases.
GR Wildlands Beta crashes
Some people are complaining about the game crashing right after the splash screen. They load it up, sometimes the music even starts playing, then it’s back to the desktop. If you’ve got the game installed on a secondary drive (one that doesn’t house the operating system), it could be the cause of the issue.
Ghost Recon Wildlands PC Open Beta won’t start
The main reason for not being able to run it is video memory. If your graphics card has less than the minimum (which is 2GB), you won’t be able to start it. There’s no way around it – you can either give up on the beta, or upgrade your hardware
Mouse/controller mix-up issues in Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta
Some people are reporting the game switching to gamepad prompts when they click a mouse button, like the gmae thinks the mouse is actually a controller. There’s no magic solution, but you could try unpluggin any peripherals you have apart from the keyboard and mouse (gamepad, joystick, dance pad, etc.).
Ghost Recon Wildlands launches on secondary screen
There have been reports of the game launching on the secondary screen in dual display setups. There’s an easy solution for this:
Go to C:\Users\user-name\Documents\My Games\Ghost Recon Wildlands
Make a backup copy of GRW.ini, then open the file in notepad
Find a line that says Output Monitor and change its value (the options are 0, 1 and 2 – change them until you get the one you need)