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0AKSTER posted a topic in Software SupportHello Last two night I had play some squad v12, everything look good except few stuttering then and there. But my major problem is when I try to connect to game server, my computer tend to stuck and sometime will restart itself(very rarely) This are thing that I already try: 1. Uncheck full texture cache 2. clear caching After V12 hotfix yesterday the problem still persist maybe I can send some logs or screenshot of my systems for troubleshooting? thank you in advance here's my spec: OS: Windows 8.1 - 64 bits CPU: I5-4420 RAM: 8GB VGA: GTX 1060 with 6GB ram HDD-SSD: Squad install on SSD(can't remember the model name) PSU: Jaguar 750+
Lux posted a topic in Software SupportHello everyone, as the title says i can't play the game since the latest update. It used to take quite a while to start the game in V11, but it worked nonetheless. Now, after the V12 Update, it takes me 10 minutes to get to the main menu. I tried joinig multiplayer matches, but i always stay stuck in the loading screen. I gave it up after more than 20 minutes. I already tried verifying cache via steam, but that didn't change anything. And yes, i unchecked the preload textures option, I updated windows just yesterday, I updated .NET Framework. I checked my anti virus and firewall to not cause any problems. Why even should they ? It worked just fine last week, so it must be related to the patch. I can get to Jenses Range though(although that takes ages). (btw. i run the game on low-medium settings in 1600x900). I hope someone has a solution to this. Greetings, Lux System Specs: Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit Nvidia Geforce GTX 950 (2GB dedicated VRAM) AMD FX 4100 Quad core (4 x 3,6 ghz) 8 GB RAM 500 GB Sata 3 Hard Drive (WD5000AAKX-00ERMA0)
MVPiet13 posted a topic in QuestionsI've had this problem from the beginning, but I soon got used to it and simply never tried to quickly exit the game through 'alt+tab' while it was loading a new map. However, I have been playing Battlefront for a while as well now, and it has become a little bit of a habit to alt+tab out of the game during the loading screen. So unfortunately, I'm automatically doing it more and more on Squad as well, but it keeps crashing my game, leaving my computer unresponsive and forcing me to completely shut down and restart my PC. I have absolutely no problem using alt+tab when I'm in the menus or in a match, it only causes problems during the loading screen. Does anyone else have this problem?
I bought and installed the game on steam today. I was in the initial loading screen for 8 minutes and then I tweaked graphics for my computer. Then I went into training and was stuck in the keyboard layout screen for 5 minuses until I decided to just get dinner. Came back 15 minutes later and it just loaded in, everything was fine I learned the controls, etc., it war pretty much like PR with much better graphics. Then I was like "alright let's go into a server!" I waited for 20+ minutes before I got "lost connection to host." Then I was like ok let's try one if these New York servers since I live in CT. I just waited 35 minutes before I got the same message. I verified my game file caches and deactivated my firewalls and anti-virus like the forums said to do. But still nothing. I want my money back if I can't join a server tomorrow.
A Reddit user (macgivor) pointed this out to me the other day. The Squad Quick Start Guide may have one word on there that continues to enforce the myth that the enemy can hear the local VOIP. I suggest better/clearer wording for when you guys touch up the loading screen. :)