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Steam overlay crash the game!

Discussion in 'Automobilista' started by demerzel, Mar 1, 2016.

  1. Steam overlay crash the game

    Start the game.
    Do a race/practice/timetrial and exit back to the menu
    And if you try to use steamoverlay ams will crash even if you do another session.

    Phenom II x4 965 3,4ghz
    8gb ram
    sapphire amd 7790 2gb
    windows 10.
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  2. Fabio Rodrigues

    Fabio Rodrigues
    Reiza Studios Community Manager

    As a workaround, try using borderless window, then you can simply alt+tab without issues.
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  3. This is what I do but still very annoying and it's a bug.
    Sometimes because of habit I use shift+tab and crash. It is a very ooooooold habit.
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  4. Could be a related bug: pressing Escape while in-game often doesn't work for me. Nothing happens at all. If I Alt-Tab away and back and then try again, it still doesn't work.

    I think it might be related because opening and closing the Steam Overlay fixed it. But opening the Steam Overlay has a risk of crashing the game, so it's not a good solution, and if it doesn't work, you're basically stuck without any way to use the menus.
    Last edited: Mar 1, 2016