X4: Exitcode 235 (GFX engine initialization error)

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You landed on this page because the game detected an error to start the game.

We are currently investigating the exact conditions which can trigger this startup error. If you wanna help us to identify the exact conditions (and determine a possible workaround), please follow the steps below.

Further support

If you want to help us to speed up the investigation, please send a mail to: prioritysupport@egosoft.com (Subject: Exitcode 235) and attach the following details:

  • a screenshot of the popup the game presented to you
  • the dxdiag and vulkaninfo (Consult this wiki entry for details on how to retrieve this data)
  • state whether you always get the Exitcode 235 issue at startup or whether it just happens occasionally (or maybe even just happened once)

Go to Exit Codes Table