How To Fix Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Errors, Crashes, Performance Issues, Not Starting


Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is now available on Steam and even tough the game has a lot of positive reviews, players are still complaining about issues and bugs that are making the game unplayable.

Because many of the latest Ubisoft releases were buggy, a lot of players didn’t pre-ordered the game and waited until the release. They were right because the game has some errors that a lot of users are encountering at the moment.

The most common Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands errors are Crashes, either random or at startup, Performance Issues, some players are encountering horrible performance on high-end PC’s, Game Not Starting because of the Uplay launcher and other minor issues.

I guess that you are here to fix your issues and play the game. To do that, first, make sure that you meet the minimum system requirements of the game. After that, go ahead and find your issue in the list below. For each issue, you will find workarounds and solutions on how to fix them.

System Requirements:


    • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-2400S @ 2.5 GHz or AMD FX-4320 @ 4 GHz or equivalent
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX660 / AMD R9 270X (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 or better)
    • Storage: 50 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX-compatible using the latest drivers


    • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
    • Processor: Intel Core i7- 3770@ 3.5 GHz or AMD FX-8350 @ 4 GHz or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX970/GTX 1060 or AMD R9 390/RX480 (4GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 or better)
    • Storage: 50 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX-compatible using the latest drivers

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Errors:

If you don’t know how to apply a tip or a workaround, our Support Team is here to help you 24/7. If you have a question just go ahead and ask it on our Support Page here. Now, go ahead, and find your issue below.

#1 Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Crashes

For some players, the game crashes back to desktop and they receive an Uplay error and others are encountering random crashes while playing the game.

We don’t know exactly if this issue is generated by Uplay or not but make sure that your launcher is updated to the latest version possible.

Check the workarounds below, maybe it will help you fix your game (if not, we have a solution after them):

  • Install on the same drive your OS is on (if you have space)
  • Disable background applications
  • Go to task manager and set the Ghost Recon process priority to normal
  • Disable SLI, if you’re using it.

For a solution on how to fix the game crashes, either Uplay crashes or random ones, check the green box below.

Solution for crashes! To fix the game crashes, you need to make sure that your Uplay launcher is updated and that your GPU is compatible with the game. After that, you need to apply our tool and optimize your game in order to fix the crashes. For more details, check the tutorial at the end of the post!

#2 Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Secondary Screen Bug

If you have a dual setup and your game is launching on the secondary screen, apply the following steps to fix this issue.

  1. Go to C:\Users\user-name\Documents\My Games\Ghost Recon Wildlands
  2. Make a backup copy of GRW.ini, then open the file in notepad
  3. Find a line that says Output Monitor and change its value (the options are 0, 1 and 2 – change them until you get the one you need)
  4. Save the file and run the game

#3 Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Not Starting

When you try to start the game, the Uplay launcher comes up but the game is not starting and you can’t do anything to fix this issue. This error is common with Ubisoft releases and it’s generated by the Uplay launcher. There are some simple steps to fix it, just follow the workarounds below.

Workarounds to start the game:

  • Open Task Manager, there’s a service called Microsoft Compatibility Telemetry. End this process.
  • Close Uplay and start the game again from Steam Library
Solution! If you applied the workarounds above and you still can’t start the game, you need to apply our tool and optimize your game. For more details, check the tutorial at the end of the post!

#4 Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Performance Issues

A lot of players, with high-end PC’s, are complaining about performance issues: “With all graphic settings maxed around 30 fps in cutscenes (or at least the first cutscene after character creation) and around 30-55 fps in gameplay. Also seem to experience a stutter that is more noticeable during cutscenes but is also present during gameplay.”.

It seems that most of them are playing the game on SLI, so one obvious solution will be to disable SLI and see if this fixes your issues. If your game is still laggy, you need to optimize your GPU and install the latest compatible driver. To do that, check the tutorial below.

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Solution:

*Only for Startup&Random Crashes, Not Launching and Performance Issues

Do you want to discover the stunning diverse landscapes of the Wildlands? But you are unable to do this because your game won’t launch or maybe because it crashes everytime?

Don’t worry anymore! We are here to help you fix those issues and enjoy your game.

How? That’s simple, we developed a tool that will identify your issue and fix it. It’s not magic, our tool will optimize your GPU and PC for maximum performance. It will install the required files and redistributables for your game to launch properly and with no crashes.

We know that you paid quite a lot of money for your game and not being able to play it just sucks. Below you can find an image on how our tool looks like and also a tutorial on how to properly use it. Please follow the tutorial step by step to make sure that you apply the tool correctly to your game. If you are not sure about some things, please contact our support team. You can find the download link in the first step of the tutorial!

It’s pretty simple to use our tool, but you also have a tutorial below. Follow the steps and if you have any questions just leave a comment or use our Support system, and someone from our team will help you.

How to apply our tool:

  1. You can find the download link for our tool here: download
  2. Extract the downloaded archive on your PC, and open the tool from the folder.
  3. Your GPU will be selected automatically, make sure that you use your dedicated GPU if you have a laptop!
  4. Select the game executable from the game folder, if you used the default Steam install folder it should be: “C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands”.
  5. Now select your issue or issues from the box to the right.
  6. After your issue is successfully fixed, you can click the “Launch Game” button and play the game.

How to download: Well, you might think that our download service is pretty annoying but is very effective. To download you just need to complete a simple offer, it usually takes a few minutes, and after that, you will be able to download the tool. We use this service because it’s the only way to support our developers and to keep releasing and updating patches for games. Thank you! We hope you understand us and have fun exploring Wildlands!

We hope that our tool and our tips helped you fix your Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands crashes or the other bugs. If you are encountering any issue that we didn’t talk about don’t hesitate to leave a comment below or send us an email and we will help you fix your game. Have fun with your warriors! – GamesErrors Team

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