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Street Fighter V Crash to Desktop fix, Black Screen, Lag and Freezing Solution, Controller Workaround, etc

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As you all know, Street Fighter V is now available on PC and PS4. We have also covered Street Fighter V review that will give you an idea how well this game is in terms of beautiful graphics and performance.

Street Fighter V Official Cover Photo

However, most of the time, games are not very well optimized on PC and therefore it brings many technical issues like frequent crashes, black screen, lagging issues and so on. So today, in this guide we will cover as much of technical solutions for this kind of problems on PC.  In any case, first you need to confirm that your system specifications meet the necessary requirements for Street Fighter V:


  • OS:Windows 7 64-bit
  • Processor:Intel Core i3-4160 @ 3.60GHz
  • Memory:6 GB RAM
  • Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480, GTX 570, GTX 670, or better
  • DirectX:Version 11
  • Sound Card:DirectX compatible soundcard or onboard chipset


  • OS:Windows 7 64-bit and above
  • Processor:Intel Core i5-4690K @3.50GHz or AMD FX-9370
  • Memory:8 GB RAM
  • Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 or AMD Radeon R7 370
  • DirectX:Version 11
  • Sound Card:DirectX compatible soundcard or onboard chipset

Street Fighter V Crash to Desktop or Crash at Startup or Won’t Launch fix:

Nvidia has recently released GEFORCE GAME READY DRIVER version 361.91 that can be downloaded from this link. Just install the new Nvidia drivers to avoid crashing problem.

Another reason for crashing is because of AVG antivirus installed in your machine. Many have reported that there is a conflict between Street Fighter V and AVG antivirus, so it is needed to be uninstalled. Another problem is the Wacom Tablets or Touch Screen which causes the crash, so try to remove all this things to avoid crashing issues.

Street Fighter V Controller not working solution:

To get the controller working your pc, you will have to use a 3rd party tool such as Joy2Key that can be easily googled and installed in your pc. If you want to make PS3/PS4 or any other Logitech controller to work with Street Fighter V then download x360ce by visiting this link. Just extract the contents from the archive and copy the x360ce_x64.exe file to this folder location – Steam\steamapp­s\common\StreetFight­erV\StreetFighterV\B­inaries\Win64. Connect your controller to your pc and then double click on the x360ce_x64.exe file. It will automatically try to download the settings from internet and once it is completed, then under Controller 1, just select Auto or Manual as per your choice. It is good to select Auto as it automatically maps all the buttons on your Controller.

Street Fighter V Black Screen Fix:

If the game is crashing just after the Capcom Logo or if it is stuck at a black screen then go to this Steam Folder – common\StreetFighterV\StreetFighterV\Content\Movies and delete or rename the OpeningTrPC.wmv file. Just ensure to backup the file before deleting or renaming it.

Street Fighter V Can’t Login-In or 2100D Error

This problem is related because of the servers that are unresponsive. So, you will need to either wait or try again later. You can also try to login from the Main Menu and see if that solves the issue.

Street Fighter V Lag issue or FPS drop issue workaround:

This problem is common among many users who are playing this game right now. No matter if you own a high-end gaming build or you are playing the game on high settings, the problem is eminent. As for a workaround, you can try to downscale the in-game resolution and see if the issue gets fixed.

Street Fighter V Unable to Get Past End User License Agreement

There are many users who are complaining that they are not able to get past end user license agreement. To solve this issue, you need to Press B key on your keyboard. If you are using a controller then you need to press A button (as any other random button mapped) to get past the same.