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How to Fix Farming Simulator 17 Errors, Crashes, Money Bug, Black Screen, Controller and Related Issues

27 October 2016 admin 3 148 1
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Farming Simulator is one of the successfully running Simulator games series at present. Simulation games are fun to play provided you love real life activities like Farming, driving etc. However, Action and FPS players do not like this genre much as they think it’s too easy and too silly . Anyhow, every Gamer has his own opinion and according to me, Simulation Games are the best. Farming simulator has been releasing it’s installments every year since 2013.  They have released Farming Simulator 17 this week and it’s been getting positive reviews everywhere in the market.


However, there are few issues like Crashes, black screen issues, driver issues, activation issues etc that are not letting the players install/ play the game on their PC. There might be several reasons for all these issues. We have tried our level best and came up with this list of Fixes and workarounds for Errors and issues in Farming Simulator 17. First of all, let’s have a look at the system requirements before getting into the list of Error Fixes for Farming Simulator 17.

System Requirements for Farming Simulator 17:


    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Intel or equivalent AMD dual-core processor
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce GTS 450 Series, AMD Radeon HD 6770 graphics card or better (min 1GB VRAM)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space

As you can see, the requirements are pretty low when compared to the modern day games. So probably, every PC should run it and there shouldn’t be any issues with your gig. Now, let’s get into the list of error fixes for Farming Simulator 17.


Farming Simulator 17 Errors, Crashes, Bugs and Fixes

#1 Farming Simulator 17 General Troubleshooting
If you are unsure what is the cause of the problem you are facing, the general troubleshooting steps usually are helpful in resolving the issue. In case of Farming Simulator 17, you could try the following:

  • Make Sure that your drivers are up to date.
  • If you are facing random crashes, try verifying the integrity of your game files.
  • If the game doesn’t start, you should try running the game with admin privileges.
  • If you are experiencing any .dll error, it’s recommended that you install all the executables found in the redist folder. If you can’t find it, you should install latest version directx. Make sure to
  • restart your PC after directx installation.

#2 Farming Simulator 17 Money Bug
If your money is not showing up on a server, as a workaround for now, you should logout and log back in. This seems to have helped many players and might well work for you. Some Users have also reported that if you pay or get a loan, this will also make your money show up.

#3 Farming Simulator 17 Crashes – Giants engine 7.0 Has Stopped Working
If you are getting this message on the crash, you should try verifying your game files. If it downloads some files, your files were missing or corrupted. In any case, the issue will be resolved by the integrity check.

#4 Farming Simulator 17 – Black Screen on Exit
If you are experiencing black screen on exit and you are using windowed mode, you should try exiting the game when you are in full screen mode. This might fix your problem.

#5 Farming Simulator Doesn’t Boot Up After the Install
Restart your PC and then try launching the game. The trick works for many games and seems to be working fix for some users in case of Farming Simulator 17.

#6 Farming Simulator – CRC64 Files Check Failed
If you are getting this crash around the map, you can try out this fix as the problem was also reported in a couple of previous iterations of Farming Simulator.

#7 Farming Simulator 17 – Error: Running LUA Method ‘init’
If you are getting this error, you should make sure that there is no invalid character in your server name.

#8 Farming Simulator 17 Controller Support Issue
Some users have reported that restarting their PC made their controllers working again. So if your controller is not working just after the installation, you should try a quit restart.

If you are facing any other issues, let us know in the comments below.

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  1. Tsaar Martijn
    Tsaar Martijn
    29 October 2016 22:05
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    At the right top of the map there is a bug. When you cut a tree by chainsaw or the saw for a tractor. The tree disapear in the ground.

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