Couldn't Switch to Requested Monitor Resolution

Updated: 5 months ago
Article ID: 20078
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Common Problems

Couldn't switch to requested monitor resolution
Details:
Switching to resolution ####x#### failed, trying lower one
All resolution switches have failed
Screen: could not switch resolution

This error can be caused by outdated graphics drivers, or unsupported screen resolutions in the game's configuration files. Try the following steps.

  1. Update your drivers to resolve any compatibility issues.
  2. Reset your in-game options to resolve crashing and performance problems.
  3. Try closing background applications to resolve any software conflicts.

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