Game crashing issue on 12th Gen Intel Core Processor on Windows 10/11

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Today we will explain to you the way to rectify the game crashing problem on the 12th Gen Intel Core Processor because of DRM incompatibility. Due to problems with Digital Rights Management, over 50 various sorts of games are facing immediate crashes or shutdowns, either during the setup time or in b/w the gameplay. Some of the renowned titles are Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Far Cry Primal, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered, & Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.

There is an official workaround via which you guys are able to fix this issue. Now let’s check it out.

Which 12th Gen Intel Processors are Affected?

Intel® Core™ i9-12900KF Processor 
Intel® Core™ i9-12900K Processor 
Intel® Core™ i7-12700KF Processor
Intel® Core™ i7-12700K Processor 
Intel® Core™ i5-12600KF Processor 
Intel® Core™ i5-12600K Processor

List of Games Affected

The below games faces crashing problem on the 12th Gen Intel Core Processor on “Windows 11”

Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla
Far Cry Primal
Fernbus Simulator
For Honor
Lost in Random
Madden 22
Maneater
Need for Speed – Hot Pursuit Remastered
Sea of Solitude
Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order
Tourist Bus Simulator
Maneater

The following games faces crashing problem on the 12th Gen Intel Core Processor on “Windows 10”

Ace Combat 7
Assassins Creed Odyssey
Assassins Creed Origins
Code Vein
eFootball 2021
F1 2019
Far Cry New Dawn
FIFA 19
FIFA 20
Football Manager 2021
Football Manager Touch 2021
Ghost Recon Breakpoint
Ghost Recon Wildlands
Immortals Fenyx Rising
Just Cause 4
Life is Strange 2
Madden 21
Monopoly Plus
Need For Speed Heat
Scott Pilgrim vs The World
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
Shinobi Striker
Soulcalibur VI
Starlink
Team Sonic Racing
Total War Saga – Three Kingdoms
Train Sim World
Train Sim World 2
Wolfenstein Youngblood

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Way to fix Game Crashing Problem on 12th Gen Intel Core Processor due to DRM

  1. First of all, you have to boot your Computer to BIOS. For that, switch it off and turn it on again.
  2. Whilst it is booting up, hit the Esc key. Now the Start menu will take place.
  3. Hit the key that corresponds to BIOS (which is actually an F10) & the Computer shall boot to the BIOS screen.
  4. When you guys reach the BIOS screen, now you have to enable the Legacy Game Compatibility Mode.
  5. Save the modification & quit the BIOS. Reboot your Computer & boot it to the OS.
  6. Hit the Scroll Lock key on the keyboard to enable the Legacy Game Compatibility Mode.
  7. Set up the game & it should no longer face any crashing or freezing issues.

When you guys are completed playing the game, you have to ensure to hit the Scroll Lock key in order to disable the Legacy Game Compatibility Mode. But, don’t disable this feature from the BIOS. On the other hand, you guys will have to boot Computer to BIOS & enable this feature every time before playing the affected game.

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