Fallout 76: Wastelanders Errors Fix Guide: Crashes to Desktop, Lag, Black Screen, Login Fail , 30 FPS Lock Workarounds

Fallout 76 has been in the market for a long period now and there’s an exciting news for the players of Fallout 76 this week. The latest expansion called Fallout 76: Wastelanders released today. The developers are expecting a new set of users to buy the game and enjoy the latest expansion.

Fallout 76 wastelanders errors fix guide

The developers have also stated that the new users of the game will get all the updates that’ve been rolled out ever since the release of Fallout 76. Now, we’ve noticed that there are a bunch of issues found to be encountered by the users while installing or playing the latest expansion Fallout 76: Wastelanders. So, we’ve come up with the list of errors fixes for Fallout 76: Wastelanders.

Before moving further into the errors fix list of Fallout 76: Wastelanders, have a look at the System Requirements and make sure that your PC meets atleast minimum requirements of the game.

Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
Processor: Intel Core i5-6600k 3.5 GHz/AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5 GHz or equivalent
Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 285 2GB or equivalent
Memory: 8GB RAM
Storage: 60GB of free disk space

Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 7/8.1/10
Processor: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz/AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
Graphics: Nvidia GTX 970 4GB/AMD R9 290X 4GB
Memory: 8GB RAM
Storage: 60GB of free disk space

Error Code [4.7.0] in Fallout 76 ( Wastelanders ) Fix:

This error has been noticed on many computers after downloading the game and while trying to connect. This error also pops up as “Error Code [4.7.0] : Unknown Error Encountered” . To resolve this issue, try the following workaround.

If you have redeemed the code already and still getting this error message after releasing the game, then you can run a “Scan and Repair” tool on your game to check for any missing or corrupted file.

This should certainly resolve the issue by download the missing files. Make sure that you are doing this from the Bethesda Game Launcher.

Severe Lag/ Low FPS Issues in Fallout 76 Wastelanders Fix:

We generally see lot of people complaining about the lag and latency while playing any game. So, how to resolve the lag issues while playing Fallout 76 Wastelanders ??

There are the following workarounds that should help you boost up the FPS.

  • Try to run the game by setting “High Priority” to it in the Task manager. You can pull up the task manager by pressing “CTRL + SHIFT + ESC ” . Now, find the exe file of the game , right click on it and set priority to high.
  • Now, if you are an Nvidia user, then in the Nvidia Control Panel, you’ll have option to switch from Integrated Graphics to the dedicated ones incase you’re using a laptop. Make sure that you are using the dedicated one.
  • Update the Graphics Card drivers to game-ready drivers. You can find the latest drivers on Nvidia’s official website.

Login Fail Error in Fallout 76 Fix:

Few people have encountered this issue where whenever they are trying to login to the game, they are thrown back with this error “Login Fail”. The solution for this is to run the repair tool from the bethesda launcher. Run the repair tool, it will do the work for you.

Keyboard Not Working in Fallout 76 Wastelanders fix:

Keyboard is not working for some people in Fallout 76. First of all make sure that, no other USB controllers are connected to your PC while playing the game. Also, try tweaking the config file,

In the .ini file theres a line “bGamepadEnable=1” set it to zero.

This will disable the Controller in Game and make the keyboard work.

Fallout 76 Stuck at 30 FPS Fix:

Thanks to a user on steam, there’s a solution for 30 FPS lock in Fallout 76: Wastelanders. Try the workaround given below.

  • Go to C:\Users\YOURNAMEHERE\Documents\My Games\Fallout 76
  • Open the Fallout76Prefs.ini file
  • Search the ini-file for the word “interval”
  • Set “iPresentInterval=1” to “iPresentInterval=0” (1 = vsync on ; 0 = vsync off)
  • Then restart your game.

Black Screen on Startup Fallout 76: Wastelanders Fix:

This is a very common error or issue in most of the latest games and the users of Fallout 76 are encountering it too. There are several workarounds for this issue.

  • Verify the Integrity of Game Cache files on Steam. This will look for any missing files in the game and restore them.
  • Whitelist the game in your Antivirus settings.
  • Update the Drivers of your Graphics card.

LinkFail Error in Fallout 76 Fix:

Besides the workarounds mentioned above, there are a bunch of workarounds that can help you run the Game smoothly.

There’s a weird error while opening the game which says , “This email already exists in the Database” and it doesn’t let you pass into the game. To resolve this issue, go to Bethesda Dashboard and find the link saying ” Help me find my account “. From there, you should be able to resolve this issue.

  • Always white list your game in your anti-virus settings. Most of the Anti virus software will come up with false positives while installing and they’ll quarantine the game files which won’t let the game run
  • Update the Graphics card drivers and the Sound card drivers ( This will resolve most of the Display and sound related issues while playing Fallout 76: Wastelanders. )
  • Tweak up your Nvidia Control Panel By setting the “Manage 3D Settings> Power Mode ” to prefer maximum performance.

So, this is about the issues in Fallout 76: Wastelanders and the fixes. If you are facing any more issues, head up to our forums and raise a query.

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