DmC Devil May Cry PC Crashes, EXE not found Error, Poor FPS, Controller issues, nVidia surround, Language fix

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DmC Devil May Cry is a retelling of Dante’s origin story which is set against a contemporary backup. The fluid gameplay and rigorous story telling definitely makes DmC one of the favorites here at Crash Wiki. We were able to encounter some persistent crashes and errors when we tried to get DmC running. Read our fix guide below and find your solution!

DmC Devil May Cry PC Crashes, EXE not found Error, Poor FPS, Controller issues, nVidia surround, Language fix


DmC Devil May Cry PC crashes after Capcom logo

Unplug all Controllers, If you have a Razer Nostromo you have to shut down the Program for it or it will continue to crash. Easy as that, Only thing that has stopped all crashing for me.

Cannot change the language in DmC Devil May Cry PC

To fix this, follow these steps:

  1. Go to SteamsteamappscommonDmC DmC Devil May CryDevilGameLocalization
  2. Go to a language folder
  3. Copy language files what you want. Backup First
  4. Copy it into the LocalizationINT folder
  5. Backup INT files
  6. Rename your language files to .int example (german language): Audio.deu ->
  7. Start the game

Can’t download DmC Devil May Cry on Steam

If you’ve already downloaded the game, verify the game cache and restart Steam.

DmC Devil May Cry PC Exe Not Found

Simply restart Steam and DMC should now work.

DmC Devil May Cry PC Executable error

Go into the taskbar, right-click on Steam and click exit. Start Steam again.

Poor FPS when playing DmC Devil May Cry on the PC

Check if you have any overclocking going on. One known issue is caused by Gigabyte’s OC Guru Tool. If you have that or a similar overclocking software, turn it off and DMC should run smoothly.

nVidia Surround Zoomed Fix

Go to Program files>steam>steamapps>common, dmc DmC Devil May Cry>engine>config and open BaseEngine.ini.
In that file find the line:


and change it to:


Cannot play DMC with Xbox 360 controller

If you’re Xbox 360 controller is not working on the PC, unplug all other controllers (e.g., PS3) and try again.

How to skip cutscenes in DmC

Press the backspace button to skip cutscenes. If you’re using an Xbox 360 controller, press the back button.

Can I run DmC Devil May Cry?

Please check your PC specs against the minimum system requirements for DmC:

  • OS:Windows Vista(R)/XP, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Processor:Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or better, AMD Athlon(TM) X2 2.8 Ghz or better
  • Memory:2 GB RAM
  • Graphics:NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) 8800GTS or better, ATI Radeon(TM) HD 3850 or better
  • DirectX┬«:9.0c
  • Hard Drive:9 GB HD space
  • Sound:Standard audio device


Feedback and comments?

We hope you were able to fix any crashes or errors you were having with DmC Devil May Cry. Please leave a comment if you can’t find your solution, or share any fixes you may know.

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  • Tobias

    Game Freezing…

  • Nerita Andalusi

    Game crashes when submitting to leaderboard