Among Us Black Screen Stuck At Start Up Error Fix

Among Us getting stuck at the black screen at start up error is a problem that many players have been encountering. What happens is Among Us stops at a black screen when booting up the game, even though you can hear the sounds of the menu. Fortunately, there is a fairly simple way to fix this error. That’s exactly what we’ll be showing you in our Among Us Black Screen Stuck At Start Up Error Fix guide.

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Among Us Black Screen Stuck At Start Up Error Fix

How to Fix Among Us Stuck on Black Screen Start Up Crash Error?

To fix the issue where Among Us gets stuck on a black screen at start-up, there are two things that you can try. The first one is to switch out of the game and then come back. In other words, press Alt + Tab to switch to a different window, then hit the same keys again to return. This should work. If it doesn’t, there’s another thing you should attempt. Namely, this black screen thing can be an issue with resolution. So, you have to go into Windowed Mode by pressing Alt + Enter. If the game starts working properly, hit the same keys again to go back to Fullscreen Mode.

If neither of these solutions work, you just have to restart the game and hope for the best. Restarting Steam entirely might also help, but we can’t guarantee it will. You should also verify integrity of game files. on the Library Tab right click on Among Us. Select Properties, when the window opens click on the Local Files Tab. Choose the last option to verify integrity of the game. and . Now, mind you, these fixes are only for PC. They only apply for when you boot the game up and it gets stuck on the black screen, but you still hear the menu music. If you encounter the black screen on Android or iOS, then that’s a completely different problem. We’re not sure how to fix the black screen on mobile devices, unfortunately, aside from restarting the app until it works.

So, that’s how you fix Among Us getting stuck on the black screen at start up. If you have some solution for the black screen while playing Among Us on Android and iOS, let us know in the comments. Just keep it civil.

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