Medal of Honor Warfighter Errors, Crashes, Freezes and Fixes

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The classic FPS experience is back in action, this time; however, it is set in the modern-day world. Medal of Honor: Warfighter just got released on PC along with Xbox 360 and PS3.

If you are a PC gamer, there are possibilities that you may face some problems/game breaking issues not letting you start or enjoy the game properly. Medal of Honor Warfighter had a descent beta run, but if you are still having problems in the full release, you can look for the solution in the points listed below.

#1 Medal of Honor: Warfighter Punkbuster Fix
Multiplayer of Warfighter is based on Punkbuster as an anti-cheat system. If you are continuously being kicked out of the servers by punkbuster, make sure that you have it update from here using the pbsetup.

#2 Meal of Honor: Warfighter – How to Change FOV
Warfighter allows a greater degree of customization (tweaks) so yes, you can change the default FOV by doing the following:

  • Go to: C:\Users\[Your name]\Documents\EA Games\Medal of Honor\Multiplayer\settings.ini
  • Open the file in notepad and search for the “FOV value”.
  • By default it’s 55, you can change the number to whatever you want.

#3 Medal of Honor: Warfighter Crash Fixes
If the game is being crashed continuously, make sure that you have done the following things:

After exiting steam, Browse to your Medal of Honor installation folder and run the following setups manually:

\Steamapps\Common\medal of honor\install\Redistributable\vc8redist.exe
\Steamapps\Common\medal of honor\install\Redistributable\vcredist.exe
\Steamapps\Common\medal of honor\install\PunkBuster\pbsvc_moh.exe
\Steamapps\Common\medal of honor\install\PhysX\PhysX_9.09.0408_SystemSoftware .exe
\Steamapps\Common\medal of honor\install\DirectX\DXSETUP.exe

And if you are using Windows 7 or Vista, you can do the following to avoid the crashes:

  • Go to the “Start” menu, select “Run”, type “regedit” and click “OK”.
  • Navigate to the registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\VALVE
  • Right click and select “Permissions”
  • Check the “Allow” boxes for “Admin” and “System” for both “Full control” and “Read”.

#4 Medal of Honor: Warfighter Controls Issue
Started playing the game but the soldier automatically starts moving to a certain direction? Can’t change anything on the menu screen because of repeated up/down movements of cursor? This issue is arising because Medal of Honor can automatically assign your controller, so if you have any controller plugged in, unplug the controller and the issue will be resolved.

#5 Medal of Honor Warfighter: Multiplayer CD Key Issue
The problem was in the previous iteration and there is a possibility that you may also face it in Warfighter. You can do the following to get rid of this issue:

If at any time you are prompted for your CD Key, please right-click the Single Player version of the game after it has been installed and click “View Game CD Key.” You may copy and paste the CD Key from that dialogue. If the “View Game CD Key” option is not available, please Verify Your Game Cache.

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