Dead Cells PC Error Fix For PS4 Controller, Xsplit Streaming, Save File Location And More

Dead Cells is a great game to play but, there can be some issues you can face while playing the game. This guide will give you common fixes and solutions for the same. First it is necessary to update all the drivers that mostly solve half of your problem. So try updating them first. Later you can try out some of the solutions below, or you can add anything in the comments for help.

Dead Cells Troubleshooting

Common Errors And Their Fixes For Dead Cells On PC and PS4

First lets checkout the System Requirement for Dead Cells:

Minimum Requirement:

  • CPU: Intel i5+
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows 7+
  • Video Card: Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750 or better
  • Free Disk Space: 500 MB

Recommended Requirement:

  • CPU: Intel i5+
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • OS: Windows 7+
  • Video Card: Nvidia GTX 460 / Radeon HD 7800 or better
  • Free Disk Space: 500 MB

Now let’s look into some common errors and their solutions:

1. Fix for Game won’t Launch, Black Screen, Crash issue

If you are facing Black Screen at start or Crash or Game fails to launch issue then we recommend you to Update ALL YOUR DRIVERS. If you have an NVIDIA graphics card or AMD graphics card, go to their respective official website, download and install the latest drivers. Also, make sure that you have the latest Windows Update’s installed on your PC.

If your issue is still not fixed then compare your PC specs with that of the official Dead Cells PC Specs/System Requirements (which we have already mentioned above).

2. How to fix Antivirus false positive locking files

This error Opens and Closes a Black Dialogue Box, and Dead Cells won't start. In some case, you might also receive a message such as: File Locked. According to the details shared by developer, the main cause of this issue is ANTIVIRUS. Not to worry too much about this error as it is pretty common with Indie Games, and especially in games which are available in Early Access.

In order to fix it all you need to do is Add the Dead Cells Folder in your Steamapps directory to your Antivirus' white-list/Exclusion List. That's It.

3. Fix for Xsplit Streaming Issues

The Xsplit has got some issue operating with the OpenGL but it will work fine when the DirectX supports is been added to the game. However, it will take some time. In the meantime what you can do is trying using some other software such as “Capture Desktop” for your Steaming purpose.

4. How to fix PS4 controller issue (Wireless Connection)

This issue usually takes place when, the controller has got some wireless connectivity problems. Try using the controller in the wired format by simply plugging it in. Dead Cells supports the PS4 controller natively i.e. it would works as simple Plug-n-play.

Secondly, the controller works on steam easily without installing any extra software. So uninstall any other software that you have installed. If you are still facing the problem the try restarting your PC. If nothing works then try contacting developers via the official site of the game and provide them your PC specs details. They will look into and provide you a solution as soon as possible.

5. Dead Cells Intel HD Graphics Bug Fix

Sorry to say but Dead Cells DOESN’T SUPPORT INTEL HD. Sooner or later The game will support DirectX which eventually should support the game for Intel HD, but for now it is not been supported.

6. Where Is Dead Cells Save File Location

To backup your game save data you will need to get to this location: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\userdata\<yourSteamID>\588650\remote, make sure that you enter your user account number here:  <yourSteamID>, which is visible on the URL while you are online on the steam profile.

7. How To Change Language And Translate

In-order to change the language in Dead Cells all you need to do is just get into the steam workshop and search for the language that you are looking for, and if the language exists then simply apply the mod for it.

And if you are not getting your language that you are in need for then you can translate the game by going through this process by Clicking Here.

That’s all for the guide, stay tuned for more updates and don’t forget to have a look at some more amazing guides on Dead Cells like: Melee Weapons and Powerful Spells.

Source: Steam

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