Monster Hunter Rise Failed to Save Error, Photo Mode Bug and Fixes

Fans of the series are gearing up to hunt ferocious monsters in Monster Hunter Rise as the PC version finally releases. In this guide, we will discuss all known Errors and Fixes in Monster Hunter Rise.

Monster Hunter Rise Errors and Fixes

As is the case with every PC release, there are a few errors and commonly known bugs plaguing the game on release. We’ve surfed the forums and gathered all of the most common issues and their fixes in this guide.

Before we take a look at them, you should check whether your system meets the minimum system requirements listed by the developers.

System Requirements

Here are the Minimum and Recommended system requirements for Monster Hunter Rise. Make sure that your PC meets these to avoid any frame drops

Minimum System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-4130 or Core i5-3470 or AMD FX-6100
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 (DDR4) or AMD Radeon RX 550
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 23 GB available space

Recommended Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4460 or AMD FX-8300
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060(VRAM 3GB) or AMD Radeon RX 570 (VRAM 4GB)
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 23 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: 1080p/30fps when graphics

MH Rise Failed to Save Error Fix

Steam users are reporting an error where the game gives an error every time it tries to autosave and fails to do so. The most common fix is to verify your game files and run the game as Admin.

Verify Files

You can verify the game’s files by doing the following steps:

  • Right-Click on the game in steam.
  • Click Properties
  • Navigate to the Local Files Tab.
  • Click “Verify Game Files”

This will fix your save game errors in MH Rise.

Run the Game as Admin

Another method to fix the Save Errors in MH Rise revolves around running the Game as Admin.

  • Right-Click on the game’s exe. File.
  • Click on the Properties.
  • Navigate to Compatibility Tab.
  • Tick the “Run as Administrator” check box.

PlayStation Controller Prompts not Showing

Players are reporting that using the PlayStation controller has been problematic because controller inputs do not show up in-game.

There is no definite fix for this issue as of now but expect the developers to roll out a hotfix soon. Until then, your best bet is to either play using KB/M or the Xbox Controller.

Unable to Use Photo mode in Tutorial

If you can’t use the photo mode in MH Rise during the tutorial phase then all you need to do is press the “Arrow Up” key and then press “P”. Your photo mode should now work flawlessly.

Input Devices not being Detected

If your controller or KB/M are not being detected by the game then, restarting the game or unplugging/plugging your peripherals can help resolve this issue.

Otherwise, you can also restart your steam client or pc to make sure that there are no unnecessary conflicts.

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