Killing Floor 2 PC is facing errors like Bugsplat Error, Fatal Error, crash at startup, MSVCR100.dll missing, Bugsplat64.dll Missing, and more. Here we will discuss all of the errors and issues with the game along with their fixes and workarounds.

Killing Floor 2 Black Screen, Crash, And Fixes

Killing Floor 2 is a first-person shooter developed by Tripwire Interactive. The game launched back in 2016 and is going strong with a dedicated player base as the studio rolls out new content steadily.

However, the PC version of the game is facing errors like Fatal error, black screen at launch, crash at startup, missing .dll files, and more.

The following are the errors and issues that players are experiencing with Killing Floor 2 along with their fixes and workarounds.

Bugsplat Error Fix

Killing Floor 2 players are reporting that they are encountering the Bugsplat error while playing the game. The fix for this error is quite simple. Navigate to “Documents\My Games\KillingFloor2\KFGame\Config” and open the KFEngine.ini file. Look for the following in the config file and set the value for all of them to 0.







Save the changes and the Bugsplat Error will be fixed. If the issue persists then just delete the Config folder.

Verify Temp Folder Fix

Players are reporting that they are unable to play Killing Floor 2 as they are experiencing the “Please verify that there is enough space in TEMP Folder” error when they launch the game.

The fix for this error is very simple. Navigate to “Documents\My Games\KillingFloor2” and delete the KillingFloor2 folder. Then go to Steam and verify game files. This will fix the error.

Fatal Error Fix

According to Killing Floor 2 players, they are experiencing the Fatal Error when at startup and are unable to play the game. This error is related to the GPU driver, either install an older or try a different driver version for the GPU. Do a clean installation and the Killing Floor 2 Fatal Error will be fixed.

In case you are getting this error while playing the game on a laptop with a dedicated GPU, then make sure the game switches to the dedicated GPU.

For Nvidia GPU users, open Nvidia Control Panel > Manage 3D Settings > Program Settings > select the game > select “High-performance Nvidia processor”.

As AMD GPU users, pen Radeon Settings > Preferences > Additional Settings > Power > Switchable Graphics Application Settings. Select the game from the list and assign the “High-Performance profile” to the game under Graphics Settings. This will fix the Fatal error.

Game Not Launching, Crash At Startup Fix

According to players, Killing Floor 2 is crashing as soon as it launches and for some, it doesn’t even launch. Here is how you can fix this crash at startup issue for Killing Floor 2.

If the game doesn’t have admin rights or the Windows account is not admin, then it can be a cause for killing Floor 2 crashing at launch. Make sure the WIndows account has admin rights. Right-click on the game’s exe > properties > Compatibility tab > Change settings for all users > check “run this program as administrator”. Launch the game and the issue will be fixed.

Thrid-party utility tools can also cause the game to crash at launch. Disable tools like MSI AFterburner and GeForce Experience and the issue will be fixed.

If the above fixed didn’t work, then chances are your anti-virus/WindowsDefender might be blocking the game. Either disable the anti-virus or exclude the game’s install folder and Documents. Verify game files and the issue will be fixed.

MSVCP110.dll, MSVCR100.dll, Bugsplat64.dll Missing Fix

Killing Floor 2 players are reporting that they can’t play the game as they get missing .dll files error at startup. According to players, MSVCP110.dll, MSVCR100.dll, and Bugsplat64.dll pop up as missing.

The “MSVCP110.dll is missing” error can be fixed by installing Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable, both x64 and x86 versions.

“MSVCR100.dll is missing” error can be fixed by installing both x64 and x86 versions of Visual C++ 2012 and 2010. The setup is located at two places in the Steam folder. Go to “Steam\SteamApps\common\killingfloor2\_CommonRedist”. Install the Visual C++ 2015 and the “MSVCR100.dll is missing” error will be fixed.

As for the “Bugsplat64.dll missing” error, go to Documents/my games and delete the “KillingFloor2” folder. This will fix the error and the Killing Floor 2 will start working again.

X3DAudio1_7.dll, XAPOFX1_5.dll, XINPUT1_3.dll, d3dx9_43.dll Missing Fix

Killing Floor 2 Players are reporting that they are missing the following .dll files and it’s stopping them from playing the game.


The fix for these missing .dll files is simple, install DirectX. Navigate to “Steam\steamapps\common\Steamworks Shared\_CommonRedist\DirectX”. Install DirectX and the errors will be fixed. If not then you will have to download the latest DirectX from the official Microsft’s site and the missing .dll files errors will be fixed.

Black Screen Fix

Black screen at launch is a common issue with PC games and apparently, Killing Floor 2 is no exception. Players are reporting that they get a black screen at launch with audio playing fine in the background.

To fix this, launch the game and when the black screen appears, press “Alt + Enter”. The game will go into Windowed mode and will start to display. Go to the video settings, set a resolution that is native to your display and you’ll be able to play the game in fullscreen. If this doesn’t fix the issue then try updating your GPU driver.

That is all for our Killing Floor 2 fixes for errors like Bugsplat Error, Fatal Error, Bugsplat64.dll Missing, X3DAudio1_7.dll missing, and more. If you are facing errors and issues with other PC games or your PC then also see our hub for commonly occurring PC errors and their fixes.


  1. I have been struggling with Bugsplat with the past few days. And I’ve found a new cause for it. My kid nephew was turning the computer off by Holding the turn on button until the computer is shut down. That created a some bad sectors. I was able to fix them using DiskGenius (Freeware)

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