Call of Duty: Warzone is the most played game in the COD franchise. The game has a great storyline and even has battle royale game mode and a part of Modern Warfare. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is available on multiple platforms across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. It’s normal that COD: Modern Warfare encounters many errors and issues. The number of players is reporting that their PC keeps restarting while playing Call of Duty: Warzone.
If you’re victimized with the same consequence, you’re on the right post.
Why PC keeps restarting while playing COD: Warzone?
This could be a serious and annoying issue for some players. Also, restarting is a clear sign that the PC is overheated, malware, or even game glitch. There could be more than one reason that is causing trouble. Below are some major reasons:
- Malware might be the cause and entered with freeware or even pirated apps, scan your PC completely.
- Third-party applications might interfere with game files
- Overheating is the major thing that PC keeps restarting due to hardware defect or damaged processor.
- Computer hardware limitations can cause sudden PC restart while playing the game.
It feels unfair that something is keeping away from playing the game, isn’t it? Don’t worry now, we’ve managed to provide you a simple guide that will help you to fix the PC restarting issue while playing COD: Modern. Warfare. Without further ado, let’s get started.
Steps to Fix PC Restarting issue while playing Call of Duty: Warzone
There is more than one possible solution listed below so stick to the guide till the end.
1. Check if you’re PC meets the game requirements
This issue generally occurs on an old generation PC. Check whether if your PC can is meeting the minimum game requirements of COD: Warzone. Here are the game requirements mentioned below:
- CPU: Intel Core i3-4340 or AMD FX-6300
- RAM: 8 GB
- OS: Windows 7 64-Bit (SP1) or Windows 10 64-Bit (1709 or later)
- VIDEO CARD: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 or AMD Radeon HD 7950
- PIXEL SHADER: 5.0
- VERTEX SHADER: 5.0
- SOUND CARD: Yes
- FREE DISK SPACE: 90 GB
- DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 2048 MB
For the best gaming experience, it’s recommended to meet the actual requirements of the game mon your PC.
- CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K or AMD Ryzen R5 1600X Processor
- RAM: 12 GB
- OS: Windows 10 64 Bit (latest Service Pack)
- VIDEO CARD: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 4GB / GTX 1660 6GB or AMD Radeon R9 390 / AMD RX 580
- PIXEL SHADER: 5.1
- VERTEX SHADER: 5.1
- SOUND CARD: Yes
- FREE DISK SPACE: 90 GB
- DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 4096 MB
As mentioned above, overheating can cause to restart your PC. You might know that Computers are designed in such a way that, if certain parts reach a high temperature, it automatically restarts, this is essential to prevent damage to internal parts. That’s why some peoples, especially the IT lab tends to provide a cool environment to keep PC temperature under control.
Also, make sure that the heat sink under the fan to keep the processor cool, is not evaporated. If your computer is heated up then shut down it completely for 30-40 minutes. And then use it when the temperature is settled. IF the problem still carries to continue even if you’re not using a graphics card, then it’s time to take help from a PC technician.
3. Wipeout background apps
If some programs and applications running in the background, while playing the game, then this puts force on GPU. Make sure that your PC consists of good specifications. So just close or wipe out all the unwanted background tasks.
Just summon the Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Del simultaneously. Then visit the process tab if the CPU and GPU are indicating in yellow color showing 100%. Then assume that your PC is reaching its limits. So close all the unwanted applications by selecting them > clicking on End task.
4. Keep everything upgraded to its latest version
Make sure your Windows operating system is updated to its latest version. Also, update all the GPU, graphics card, and other drivers that are essential to run the game.
5. Outdated hardware
A bad hardware and outdated can cause shut down, sudden restart problem while doing some heavy tasks like playing COD: Warzone. Old hardware can also bother you in the future, so it’s better to jump on advanced hardware.
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