Overview: Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey is a Single-player third-person survival video game developed by Panache Digital Games and published by Private Division. Today in this post we will troubleshoot Crashing, Freezing, Black Screen, Audio, Errors & FPS Drop with Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey on PC.
Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Does Not Start
- Exit out of Epic Games launcher, restart your PC and relaunch the game.
- Allow the game to the Antivirus program or disable antivirus while playing Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey.
- Verify Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game files in Epic games launcher
- Launch Epic Games Launcher and click on Library options on the left side of the window.
- Now click on the Setting icon (gear icon) as shown above on the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey tile. Click on Verify on the drop-down menu.
- It will verify Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game for any missing or corrupted files.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Missing Exe and Fix Error An error occurred while updating Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
Close Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey and exit out of Epic games launcher, restart your PC and launch the game.
Verify the integrity of game files in Epic Games Launcher.
Add an exception for the game to your antivirus and windows firewall.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Crashing/Crash to Desktop/Freezing/Low FPS
Try these workarounds:
- Open Nvidia Control Panel by making a right-click on the desktop
- Select Manage 3D Settings and go to the Program Settings and select Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey from the drop-down list (If you don’t see the game in the list click on Add and find the game in the list, you may also have to click on Browse and find the game)
- After selecting the game, set preferred graphics processor to High performance Nvidia processor and go below to find Power Management set it to Prefer Maximum Power
- Open Radeon Settings. Make a right-click on an empty space on the desktop and select AMD Radeon Settings from the menu.
- Select System
- Select Switchable Graphics, under Switchable Graphics, select the game (if it is not in the list you can add it by using the Browse option and select the .exe-file of the game) Select High Performance for the game from the drop-down option.
- Click Apply
- Close Radeon Settings and launch the game.
- Type Graphics Settings in the Windows search box and open Graphics Settings.
Classic App should be selected by default. Click on Browse and select the .exe file of Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game.
- Now click on Options after it has been added and Select High-Performance option when it prompts the new window and click on Save.
- Now go to the installation directory and launch the .exe file of Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey as an administrator.
Close all the background apps running.
Turn off V-sync and G-sync.
Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Does Not Start or Crash on Windows 7
Install Windows 7 sp1 platform update. Windows 7 Users use this link to update.
Also, try running the game as an administrator.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Black Screen Issue
First, use ALT + ENTER key on the keyboard to go to Windows mode in case you can hear the sound in the background. If not fixed, Verify or Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey in Epic Games Launcher.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Downloading and Installation Issue with Epic Games Launcher
If you are facing any issue in downloading or installing Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game via Epic games Launcher, follow the below steps:
If you face any connectivity issue with the Epic Games Launcher try the following steps:
- Use a Broadband internet connection.
- Ensure that you are not behind a proxy and do not have epicgames.com filtered.
- If you are behind a proxy, add an exception for epicgames.com.
- Ensure that ports 80, 443 (https), and 5222 are unblocked.
Navigate to Control Panel> System and Security> Windows Firewall.
Click Advanced Settings.
On the left, select Inbound Rules.
On the right, select New Rule…
Select Port, then click Next.
In the text box beside Specific local ports, enter 5222, 443, 80, then click Next three more times.
In the Name box, enter UE4, then click Finish.
Unable to Launch Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Error LS-0013
Verify the game from Epic Launcher.
Uncheck the Administrator from Epic and Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Launcher.
Make a right Right-click on the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey desktop shortcut. If you don’t have one, look for the yourgamename.exe file in the executable file in the INSTALLATION DIRECTORY. Select Properties, click on the Compatibility tab and uncheck the box at the bottom under settings where it says Run this Program as an administrator and click Apply and OK. Doing this may fix LS-0013 error
Uninstall and reinstall the game.
Fix Bluescreen Error with Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
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Fix High CPU Usage with Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
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Fix Audio Issue Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
Restart the game, if not resolved do the following:
Update the Audio driver from the system manufacturer website. Make sure Windows sound is not on mute. Make a right-click on the speaker icon on the bottom right of your screen and click on Sounds or Open Sound settings and open Sound Control panel and go to Playback tab and disable all the sound devices except the internal speaker or the speaker which you want to use.
Also, try changing the audio from surround sound to stereo.
If you face low sound or any issue with the audio, make sure to update audio driver and run Troubleshoot Sound problems by making a right-click on Windows speaker icon.
Make Sure Auto Update is Enabled in Epic Games Launcher
Make Sure Auto Update is Enabled for Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game in Epic Games Launcher. To check that go to Settings option on the left side of the window.
Under Manage Games make sure Allow Auto-Updates and Auto-Update for Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey is checked.
Run Epic Games Launcher and Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game as an Administrator
Right-click the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey desktop shortcut.
If you don’t have one, look for the yourgamename.exe file in the executable file in the INSTALLATION DIRECTORY
Select Properties, click on the Compatibility tab and check the box at the bottom under settings where it says Run this Program as an administrator and Click Apply and OK.
Make Changes in In-Game Video Settings
The best way to boost performance is to make changes in the display or graphics settings. To do so, go to the in-game Video Options. There is a lot of options for you to make changes. In case of FPS drops, try to lower the quality, change the Graphics quality to medium from high. It will help to ensure a consistent FPS.
A low number will ensure smoother gameplay if your system just meets the minimum system requirement.
You can experiment with other settings under the Video tab. Each setting has a different impact on performance, doing so may help to find the perfect setting to play Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey smoothly.
Add Exception to Antivirus and Firewall
In case you are facing Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey loading, launching or connectivity issue then it might be antivirus or firewall which does not allow the game to load because it recognizes game files as potentially harmful and blocks it from running. Add exceptions for Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey.
Also disable/uninstall the below application, VPN SOFTWARE (e.g. Hamachi), VoIP applications (e.g. Teamspeak, Ventrillo), Video chat services (e.g. Skype), Streaming applications (e.g. Xsplit), Peer-to-Peer software (e.g. uTorrent / BitTorrent), Virtualising software (e.g. Vmware) as these software may conflict with the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game.
Update Windows 10
Open Windows 10 setting by pressing Windows + I key on the keyboard, then click on Update & Security, now click on Check for updates to update Windows 10.
Perform Clean Boot
Type in msconfig in Windows search box and click on System Configuration.
Click the Services tab and check the box to Hide all Microsoft Services, then click the Disable All button.
Now click on the Startup tab, then click on Open Task Manager.
Click each of the Startup programs in the list then click the Disable button. Disable all.
Close the Task Manager window.
Click OK on the System Configuration window to save your changes.
Restart the system and try launching the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game again.
Stop the Windows 10 Apps From Running in the Background
Open Windows 10 setting by pressing Windows + I key on the keyboard, then click on Privacy and then scroll down and select Background apps and disable all the apps which you do not need.
Do Not Overclock or Turbo Boost a Processor or GPU to Play Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
In case you are opting for Overclocking or Turbo Boosting hardware in your computer, then we suggest resetting the processor or GPU to the manufacturer specifications, as doing so may prevent any crashing and freezing.
Also, disable Intel Turbo Booster from BIOS settings and in case you are not able to figure out contact your system manufacturer.
Use Recommended Settings to Play Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
Please keep in mind that higher settings maximize the workload for the system hardware overall, even if your system exceeds the minimum system requirement for the game.
Opting for reduced graphical features in the game is recommended if you are experiencing an issue with performance and stability.
Update Graphics Drivers to Play Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
Visit your system manufacturer’s website to update system BIOS, audio driver and all the necessary driver especially the graphics card driver.
NVIDIA Users: GeForce Experience can be used to check and update the drivers automatically, visit the below link to auto-update or update it manually.
AMD Users: Visit the below link to autodetect or manually select your driver.
After updating the drivers restart your computer and launch Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Graphical Tearing
This occurs mainly because of the game running at a higher refresh rate than your monitor can handle.
You might know that disabling v-sync can reduce graphical tearing, but still, you are facing tearing while playing Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game then toggling v-sync to on in your game settings might fix it.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Micro Stuttering
Micro stuttering (shudders and jolts while moving) happens when the game is not optimized properly, particularly when it’s played under multiple Direct X versions.
Disable latest Direct X version and restart your game. In case you are doing this please keep an eye on the patch notes for the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game to know when it is fine to re-enable it. Micro stuttering can sometimes be a driver issue, it may be driver conflicting or maybe the latest driver not working well with Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game. In this case, you might need to wait for the new driver to fix it.
Fix Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey Rainbow or Green Artifacting
In this case, a large number of pixels on the screen changes colors, it may be green, pink or like a rainbow. The game may be running in the background but you only see green or rainbow artifact.
It may be the bad graphics card, overheating or some hardware issue with the card
Check if the fan is working and reseat the graphics card if its a CRU(Customer Replaceable Unit) component
Uninstall and Reinstall Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey
If somehow game files have gone corrupt then uninstalling and reinstalling Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey may fix the issue.
Reinstall the Windows 10
Sometimes corrupt OS does not allow you to play the Ancestors The Humankind Odyssey game properly. Reinstalling Windows 10 may fix the issue.
Please note that you will lose all the data on your computer when you reinstall the OS.
Please visit this link to learn how to reinstall Windows 10 using USB flash drive