Fix Trials of Mana Fatal Error, Crashing and Black Screen Issue

 
 

Fix Trials of Mana Fatal Error, Crashing and Black Screen Issue

Overview: Trials of Mana 2020 is an action role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix. Trials of Mana is a modern revival of the 3rd game in the seminal Mana series. Please perform the steps provided in this article to Fix Trials of Mana Fatal Error, Crashing, CTD, and Black Screen Issue on PC.

Update Nvidia or AMD Graphics Driver to Play Trials of Mana

Visit the links provided below to update the latest graphics drivers:

INTEL

NVIDIA

AMD

During installation make sure you go for a clean installation.

Update Windows 10

To update Windows 10 Press Windows + I on the keyboard >  Update & Security > Check for Updates.

Delete Your Auto-Save File

Navigate to C:\users\Your user name\Documents\My Games\Trials of Mana\Steam\10454\Saved\Save Games\

Find ADAT.sav file and delete it and then try launching Trials of Mana.

Change Windows Language to English US

  • Control Panel > Region >  Select English (US)
  • Windows 10 users open Settings> Time and language> Region and there in “Regional formats” you choose “English (United States)”.
  • Also, try starting a new game with Duran.

Install Media Features Pack for Windows

Visit this link and install Media Features Pack for Windows: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/mediafeaturepack

Uninstall OneDrive

First unlink our PC from OneDrive- Select Start, type OneDrive in the search box and then select OneDrive in the search results. Select More > Settings. On the Account tab, click Unlink this PC and then Unlink account and then uninstalled OneDrive.

Run Trials of Mana on Dedicated Graphics Card

Laptop Users with dual graphics card please perform the steps provided below:

Nvidia Users

  • Run  Trials of Mana on Nvidia video card, make a right-click on the desktop to open Nvidia Control Panel, go to Manage 3D Settings.
  • Click on the Program Settings and select Trials of Mana from the drop-down list (If you don’t see Trials of Mana in the list click on Add and find Trials of Mana in the list, you can also click on Browse and find Trials of Mana executable file).
  • After selecting the executable of Trials of Mana, set the preferred graphics processor to a High-performance Nvidia processor.

AMD Users

  • Launch the AMD Catalyst Control Center.
  • Under Switchable Graphics, choose High-Performance section and then choose Trials of Mana (Clicking on ‘Browse if you don’t find the exe of Trials of Mana)
  • Click on Apply.

Perform Clean Boot & Close Background Apps

Perform Clean boot

  • Open Run box by pressing Windows + R, type in msconfig and click on OK.
  • Click the Services tab and check the box to Hide all Microsoft Services, then click the Disable All button.
  • Click on Apply and OK to save the changes and restart your PC.
  • Now launch Trials of Mana game.

Close Background apps

  • Open Run box by pressing Windows + R, type in msconfig in the Run box and click OK.
  • In the Startup tab, click on open task manager, make a right-click on each apps and click on disable.
  • Windows 10 users, press Windows + I to open Windows 10 settings, go to Privacy, find Background Apps under apps permissions, now click on the slider to turn off the background Apps.

Run Trials of Mana as an Administrator

Make a right-click Trials of Mana 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 hit Apply and OK.

Add Trials of Mana to the Antivirus Program

If you are unable to launch Trials of Mana or Trials of Mana does not start then make sure to allow the Trials of Mana executable and game folders to your antivirus software. Doing this will also help you to save Trials of Mana successfully.

You can find the Trials of Mana executable file as shown below:

Trials of Mana Installation Directory Location:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Trials of Mana

Go to these locations and add the game exe file to your antivirus program. Also, disable the Controlled Folder Access from Windows security:

  • Type in Windows Security in the Windows search box to open Windows Security.
  • Click on Virus & threat protection
  • On the next screen under Ransomware protection click on Manage ransomware protection.
  • Under Controlled folder access, click on allow an app through Controlled folder access
  • and then click on Add an Allowed app and select Browse all apps to add Trials of Mana exe.

In case the issue still persists then disable your Antivirus while playing Trials of Mana.

Validate Trials of Mana Game Files

Go to the game library on Steam, right-click on Trials of Mana game, click on Properties, go to the Local files tab and click on the Verify integrity of game files…

Fix Trials of Mana Audio Issue

  • Make a right-click on the Windows speaker icon > Troubleshoot Sound problems.
  • Make a right-click on the speaker icon on the bottom right of your screen > Open Sound Settings >  click on the Sound Control Panel > Go to the Playback tab> disable all the sound devices except the internal speaker or the speaker which you want to use.
  • Update the sound card driver.

Trials of Mana Not Saving

Make sure to disable Controlled folder access in Windows Security.

  • Type in Windows Security in the Windows search box to open Windows Security.
  • Click on Virus & threat protection
  • On the next screen under Ransomware protection click on Manage ransomware protection.
  • Under Controlled folder access, click on allow an app through Controlled folder access
  • and then click on Add an Allowed app and select Browse all apps to add Trials of Mana exe.

Also, try launching steam and Trials of Mana as an administrator.

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