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Worms Revolution

General Troubleshooting

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Crash at intro movie

If you are experiencing a crash when the intro movie should begin (immediately after the Team17 splash screen), it might be that there is a conflict with some of your local video codecs.

To resolve this issue, please follow the steps below:

  1. Launch Steam
  2. Navigate to the Library tab
  3. Right-click on Worms Revolution
  4. Select Properties
  5. Navigate to the Local Files tab
  6. Select Browse Local Files…
  7. Open the folder DataPC
  8. Delete the Movies folder
  9. Attempt to run the game
Can’t make changes, create save, or access DLC content

If you are unable to make customisations in the game, retain save information, or access any purchased DLC content, please follow the steps below to ensure that you have the appropriate permissions for altering and saving local files:

  1. Launch Steam
  2. Navigate to the ‘Library
  3. Right Click on the title of the game
  4. Select ‘Properties’
  5. Navigate to the ‘Local Files’ tab
  6. Click ‘Browse Local Files…’
  7. Select all content in the folder that appears and right click
  8. Select ‘Properties’
  9. Ensure that ‘Read-only’ is not ticked
  10. Click on the ‘Advanced’ button
  11. Ensure that the second option ‘Allow files in this folder to…etc’  is ticked
Steam Beta

In some instances, participation of the current Steam Beta can lead to instability.

To opt out of the Steam beta, please follow the steps below:

  1. Launch Steam
  2. Click on the Steam option in the top left of the window
  3. Choose Settings
  4. Navigate to the Account tab
  5. Find the Beta Participation section of the Account tab
  6. Check that this is set to Not participating
  7. If you are participating, please hit the Change… button and amend accordingly
PC
Part of the screen isn't visible and is cut off.

On your computer, head to Control Panel > Display. Make sure that your display is set to 100% (default) when playing Worms Revolution.

My game is crashing when the game is starting.

The minimum specifications that a computer can run Worms Revolution are as follows:

OS: Windows XP

Processor: Dual Core CPU

Memory: 2 GB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT (256 MB), Intel HD3000 or Radeon HD 3650 (512 MB)

Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

If your computer specification is above this minimum specification shown above, please check for graphics card driver updates from your graphics card manufacturer. If you have customised drivers on your machine from a laptop manufacturer, you may need to check for graphics card driver updates from your laptop manufacturer.

If you have any doubts, please send us a support request and we’ll let you know if your computer can handle Worms Revolution. Unfortunately if your graphics card is under specification and you purchase the game, we are unable to offer a refund.

My game is crashing when the game is starting on my laptop.

If your laptop makes use of switchable integrated and dedicated graphics cards, your computer may be using the lower spec integrated graphics card to run the game. You will need to make sure that your dedicated graphics card is running the game. We recommend contacting your laptop manufacturer for this, as the process may differ between laptop manufacturers, Windows operating systems or graphics card types.

For some dedicated Nvidia graphics cards, you can follow these steps:

1. Launch Start Menu > Control Panel > Nvidia Control Panel.
2. Under 3D Settings, select Manage 3D Settings option.
3. Select the Profile Settings tab.
4. Select Worms Revolution from the drop-down box.
5. Add Worms Revolution.

If you have any doubts, please send us a support request and we’ll let you know if your computer can handle Worms Revolution. Unfortunately if your graphics card is under specification and you purchase the game, we are unable to offer a refund.

My game is crashing when the game is starting, and I’ve recently upgraded to Windows 7/8.

If your computer is above the minimum specification as stated below, and you have recently upgraded your operating system to Windows 7 or 8, you will need to uninstall your current device drivers and reinstall drivers that are optimised for your new operating system, especially graphics card drivers.

OS: Windows XP

Processor: Dual Core CPU

Memory: 2 GB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT (256 MB), Intel HD3000 or Radeon HD 3650 (512 MB)

Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

If you have any doubts, please send us a support request and we’ll let you know if your computer can handle Worms Revolution. Unfortunately if your graphics card is under specification and you purchase the game, we are unable to offer a refund.

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