Genshin Impact Crashes Immediately after launch – Fix

Genshin Impact is the best action RPG open-world game by miHoYo. The game is available on multiple platforms like PlayStation 4, PC, iOS, and Android and planned to be released on Nintendo Switch in the future. People are getting attracting to a good storyline, unique characters, and animation.

A copious amount of players are reporting that Genshin Impact Crashes Immediately after launch. It’s annoying that the game crashes as soon as we launch it. If you’re facing the same issue, here’s how you can fix that.

We’ve managed to provide you a simple guide that will help you to fix Genshin Impact Crashes Immediately after the launch issue. Without further ado, let’s get started.

Genshin Impact Crashes Immediately after launch - Fix

How To Fix Genshin Impact Crashes Immediately after launch

Here we’ve provided a couple of fixes that should work for you in most cases. However, we can’t guarantee you because there is no permanent fix available yet.

1. Run Windowed Mode

  • In the Genshin Impact game launcher > hold shift
  • Now, click on the launch, a popup will be shown as “Genshin Impact Configuration”
  • Set the screen resolution to lowest as it could
  • Now, check “Windowed” and change the graphic quality to “Fastest”, then adjust the values accordingly in-game.

An alternate way to do the same is:

  • Right-click on the Genshin Impact shortcut
  • Go to properties
  • Go to Shortcut and add this text to the Target: -show-screen-selector

2. Run as administrator

  • Right-click on the Genshin Impact shortcut
  • Select “Run as administrator”

Read Also: Steps to Fix Genshin Impact White Screen at Launch on PC

3. Disable Antivirus & Firewall

  • It might possible that your Antivirus and windows firewall interfering with the game files. So, disable them accordingly or add Genshin Impact with the exception of the Windows firewall. And try to run the game.

4. Launch Game exe directly

  • Launch the game directly from C:\Program Files\Genshin Impact\Genshin Impact Game\GenshinImpact.exe. If you haven’t downloaded Genshin Impact you can download the game directly from the server and it’s faster than the launcher. Click Here to download the game directly from the server.

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Hrishi is a B.S.E IT/Sales graduate from Mumbai who went on to work in neither of those fields in the end. It happens. He's a freelance writer, loves to travel, experiencing the things with that money which surprise him. Hrishi loved to watch anime, movies and listening to music but this doesn't mean he's a hikikomori. He always believes that there's so much in those things that we miss out on every day.

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