After the PC version of GTA 5 was released in the night from 13 to 14 April 2015, the developers have made available a patch version 1.01 recently, therefore fulfilling its promise. Meanwhile, the full patch notes have been announced.
After a long period of time, player had to wait for the PC version of GTA 5, which is now out, but the disappointment was great for some players at the beginning: certain characters such as accents containing in the Windows Username, circumflexes or similar, made the game installation to fail. Rockstar promised then, on 17 April 2015, a new patch for GTA V. With the release of Patch 1.01, Rockstar has now fulfilled that promise. In addition to the Windows username problem, the patch also solves other bugs.
This patch will solve every kind of crashes and high CPU load when GTA 5 launcher is started. All golfers can look forward to a grid on the grass, by the topology of the terrain which is visible now. Those who could not replace its existing vehicle by purchasing a new car at a full garage should install this Patch 1.01 to solve this problem. Below is the complete patch notes we have included for you that can be also found at this address.
- Fixed an issue where the GTAV Launcher would use an abnormally high percentage of CPU and sometimes crash
- Fixed an issue where frame rate would drop when left-clicking the mouse while driving
- Added a grid to the Golf mini-game to show the topology of the green while putting
- Fixed an issue where a character’s eyebrows or other facial features could change erroneously when transferred to PC
- Fixed an issue where a some players were asked to transfer their GTA Online character while a transfer was already in progress
- YouTube uploads via the Rockstar Editor will now correctly resume if Internet connection is lost during the upload and later restored
- Fixed a rare issue where the game could crash while using the Rockstar Editor
- Projects containing deleted clips will now load properly in the Rockstar Editor and warn the player of the missing clips
- Fixed an issue where birds were not recorded correctly in Rockstar Editor clips
- Corrected an issue where certain characters in Windows usernames would cause the Launcher to fail to load or other undesired game behavior. For details, see this page.
- Fixed an issue where players with one garage would not be able to replace an existing vehicle if the garage was full and the new vehicle was purchased from an in-game website
- Additional fixes to prepare for iFruit support
- Crew Tire Smoke can no longer be purchased if you are not in a Crew