Fix Warhammer Chaosbane Crashing, Freezing, Full screen Mouse Cursor Issue, Resolution, FPS and Graphics Issue

 
 

Fix Warhammer Chaosbane Crashing, Freezing, Full screen Mouse Cursor Issue, Resolution, FPS and Graphics Issue

Overview: Warhammer: Chaosbane is a top-down isometric ARPG video game set in the Warhammer Fantasy Battles Universe developed by EKO Software and published by Bigben Interactive. Today in this post we will troubleshoot Crashing, Freezing, Full-screen Mouse Cursor Issue, Resolution, FPS and Graphics Issue with Warhammer Chaosbane on PC.

Unable to Launch Warhammer Chaosbane AMD & Nvidia Users

  • Launch NVIDIA control panel
  • Go to Manage 3D settings  and then Program Settings
  • Add Warhammer Chaosbane from the list and select High-performance NVIDIA processor from the drop-down box  and hit Apply

AMD users

  • 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.

Also, add Warhammer Chaosbane exe file through Controlled folder access. If you have any other antivirus, make sure to add Warhammer Chaosbane to allow list and also try running the game as an administrator.

Can’t Get Past First Cutscene Warhammer Chaosbane

Go to SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\Warhammer Chaosbane\Exe and turn off window mode in the detect file. Avoid using alt+tab in fullscreen mode.

Resolution Issue/Unable to see Complete Screen in Fullscreen Mode/Mouse Cursor Disappears in Fullscreen

Use Alt + Enter, you should be able to get into the resolution options from the regular menu, if not resolved, restart the game. Also, setting the Game to window mode and back to fullscreen should fix the issue.

How to Change the Screen Resolution in Warhammer Chaosbane/Graphics Options in Warhammer Chaosbane

Open the pause menu with the “ESC” key, go to the “Options” menu and from there you will find the screen resolution options in the “Graphics Options” menu.

Or

Go to Local files. Folder Exe and find Detect.exe, here you should find a resolution, vsync, window mode, and shadow setting.

WASD movement Warhammer Chaosbane

WASD movement is not supported in Chaosbane. PC controls are designed around using the mouse for character movement.

Mouse & Keyboard and Controller Support

The support both controller and mouse & keyboard. PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Pro Switch controllers are supported. You can assign controllers by going to the “Controls” menu in the “Options” menu.

Chaosbane.exe Has Stopped Working

In case, the game won’t launch or you receive the error “Warhammer Chaosbane has stopped working” try repairing the game files in steam.

Exit Steam and restart the PC.

Also, add Warhammer Chaosbane exe file through Controlled folder access. If you have any other antivirus, make sure to add Warhammer Chaosbane to allow list and also try running the game as an administrator.

  • Type in Windows Defender 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 Warhammer Chaosbane exe.

You can also try to repair the game in Steam.

  • Launch Steam
  • From the Library section, right-click on Warhammer Chaosbane game and click on Properties from the menu.
  • Select the Local files tab and click on the Verify integrity of game files…

Steam will verify the game’s files and download again any missing or corrupted files.

Controller Not Working Warhammer Chaosbane

Go to game options, then to controllers. You can assign which controllers are assigned to each player.

  • Right Click Warhammer Chaosbane in your game library
  • In General Tab  find Steam Input Per-Game Setting
  • Select Forced Off
  • Restart Game

Or

Go to Steam Big Picture > Library > Warhammer Chaosbane > Manage Game > Controller Configuration > Disable Mouse config.

Or

  • Launch steam in picture mode.
  • In the game, press the Xbox button in the middle.
  • It should give you controller config options.

Fix PS4 and DS4 Controller Not Working in Warhammer Chaosbane

Try these workarounds:

  • Update DS4Windows, in the settings, check the hide DS4 Controller, now reboot your game
  • Open Steam library and choose Warhammer Chaosbane, select manage Game and go to Controller Settings and Choose the Gyro option and set it to None.
  • Also, try downloading the top community profile PS4 pad. Try switching the position of the X and Circle buttons.
  • Make a right click on the taskbar and select task manager to launch task manager, go to the services tab, make a right click on the NvContainerLocalSystem and click stop. Also, turn off In-Game Overlay in Nvidia GeForce Experience.
  • Install the latest version of DS4Windows, disable Steam gamepad emulation, turn off the In-Game overlay in Nvidia GeForce Experience, Choose Hide DS4 Controller in the DS4Windows settings, and reboot the game
  • In the game, press the PlayStation button on the controller and go to the controller settings and switch gyro function from mouse to none.
  • While in game press Shift + Tab and it will show you controller config on the upper right in the overlay menu. Switch from mouse to None.

Update Graphics Drivers to Run Warhammer Chaosbane

Visit your system manufacturer’s website to update system BIOS 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. Nvidia keeps releasing a new driver which can be downloaded from the below link. Click on Download for Automatic Driver Updates from the below link and download GeForce Experience and use GeForce Experience to check and update the drivers automatically

Update Nvidia Graphics card

AMD Users: Visit the below link to autodetect or manually select your driver.

Update AMD Graphics Card

Warhammer Chaosbane Download or Installation Issue

Exit out of steam and restart the PC. Launch Steam and start the installation.

Game Does Not Start/Game Does Not Launch

Exit Steam and restart the PC.

Also, add Warhammer Chaosbane exe file through Controlled folder access. If you have any other antivirus, make sure to add Warhammer Chaosbane to allow list and also try running the game as an administrator.

Type in Windows Defender in the windows search box to open Windows Security.

Click on Virus & threat protection

Virus and threat protection

On the next screen under Ransomware protection click on Manage ransomware protection.

Manage ransom protection

Under Controlled folder access, click on allow an app through Controlled folder access

Allow an app through controlled folder access

and then click on Add an Allowed app and select Browse all apps to add Warhammer Chaosbane exe.

Browse all aps

Warhammer Chaosbane exe Missing or Exe File Not Working

  • Exit Steam and restart the PC.
  • If not resolved verify the integrity of game files.

Also, add Warhammer Chaosbane exe file through Controlled folder access. If you have any other antivirus, make sure to add Warhammer Chaosbane to allow list and also try running the game as an administrator.

Run Warhammer Chaosbane as an Administrator

Right-click the Warhammer Chaosbane desktop shortcut.

If you don’t have one, look for the Warhammer Chaosbane 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.

Low FPS Warhammer Chaosbane

Close all the background apps running.

Try Turning V-sync Off and on.

You can also try the following workarounds:

Step 1

  • Open Nvidia Control Panel by making a right click on the desktop
  • Select Manage 3D Settings and select Warhammer Chaosbane from the Program Settings and set the Power Management to Prefer Maximum Power

AMD users

  • 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.

Step 2

  • 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 Warhammer Chaosbane 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 Warhammer Chaosbane as an administrator. Avoid using the desktop shortcut.

Game Does Not Start or Crash on Windows 7 Warhammer Chaosbane

Install Windows 7 sp1 platform update. Windows 7 Users use this link to update.

Install DirectX

Also, try running the game as an administrator.

Game Crashing on Startup or Crash to Desktop

Try these workarounds:

Step 1

  • Open Nvidia Control Panel by making a right click on the desktop
  • Select Manage 3D Settings and select Warhammer Chaosbane from the Program Settings and set the Power Management to Prefer Maximum Power

AMD users

  • 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.

Step 2

  • 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 Warhammer Chaosbane 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 Warhammer Chaosbane as an administrator. Avoid using the desktop shortcut.

Step 3

Make a right click on Warhammer Chaosbane exe and click on properties and run the game in Windows Compatibility Mode.

Fix Audio Issue Warhammer Chaosbane

Update audio driver. 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 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.

Fix Black Screen Issue Warhammer Chaosbane

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 Repair Warhammer Chaosbane in Steam, in case issue is not resolved, uninstall and reinstall the game.

Also, try running the game in Windowed mode

Fix Bluescreen Error with Warhammer Chaosbane

Please visit this link to fix bluescreen or BSOD error.

Fix High CPU Usage with Warhammer Chaosbane

Please visit this link to fix High CPU Usage with Warhammer Chaosbane.

Fix High Disk Usage with Warhammer Chaosbane

Please visit this link to fix High disk Usage with Warhammer Chaosbane.

Add Exception to Antivirus and Firewall

In case you are facing Warhammer Chaosbane loading, launching 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 Warhammer Chaosbane Call your Antivirus company if you need help in adding an exception for Warhammer Chaosbane.

Most of the time Antivirus causes your game to crash or freeze so if you have multiple security running on the system then disable all the antivirus except one or try switching to another antivirus if one particular antivirus is causing the issue. Disable MSI Afterburner and Shadowplay.

Also disable/uninstall the some applications like 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 Warhammer Chaosbane.

Stop the Windows 10 Apps From Running in the Background

Close all the browsers while playing the games. It does help in smooth performance. 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.

Conclusion

I hope this article helped you to resolve Warhammer Chaosbane Crashing, Freezing, Full-screen Mouse Cursor Issue, Resolution, FPS and Graphics Issue with Warhammer Chaosbane on PC.



 
 
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