Fallout 76 Beta has started today but only for Xbox One users. The first Beta session will be available only from 7PM ET until 11 PM ET. While some players have been able to get into the game a lot of people are already complaining about it not working properly, and having issues. There have been performance problems, crashes, freezing, endless loading screen and different errors. In this article, we’re going to list all the Fallout 76 Beta errors & problems we’ve seen mentioned so far, how to avoid or fix them if possible.
Issues with the BethesdaNet forumsIf you can’t open, read or right on BethesdaNet forums, there is official status: We’re currently investigating issues with the BethesdaNet forums. Thank you for your patience.
Login issues with the BethesdaNet launcherPC beta has several problems even before launch. The first issue was with counter that run down 2 hours before the beta event was schedule to begin. Now, there is another problem – Login issues with the BethesdaNet launcher and the only official statement at the moment tells you:
PC #Fallout76 B.E.T.A. players: We are aware of an issue with the client and are investigating. Do not click any buttons on the client for the time being.
Stuck on Loading / Signing inYou’ll need to sign in with the email address attached to your Bethesda.net account that redeemed the code for the B.E.T.A. If that is the case please enter a support ticket via https://help.bethesda.net.
Fallout 76 BETA is currently unavailable / can’t find the codeIf you have redeemed your code and have an account with bethesda.net, but on the Xbox store the BETA is unavailable, don’t forget to enter the code on Xbox. It means that you have not redeemed your B.E.T.A. code on your Xbox account. You can retrieve your Xbox One code from the Transaction History section of the Bethesda.net account menu. Once you have a code, redeem it on your Xbox account to download Fallout 76 from the Xbox Store on your Xbox One.
Problem with Amazon pre ordersIf you ordered Fallout 76 through Amazon, and redeemed your code at bethesda.net, don’t forget to check your Transaction History on Bethesda.net and get the code.
Loading loop issueTo anyone having a loading loop issue, other users have reported that power cycling the console has helped fixed the problem.
Can’t play with friends
To team up, you and three friends can join up as a team using the Social menu in the main menu. Then when the team leader enters the game, the other three team members will automatically be entered into the game, and all four of you will be on the same server. Alternatively, if you want to join a server your friend is already in, you can find their name on the Social menu and click “JOIN.”