How to Fix Dev Error 6068 in Call of Duty Modern Warfare

The Dev error 6068 in Call of Duty Modern Warfare mostly arises after a recent patch. The error may be caused by corrupt DirectX installation in the system, outdated Windows, System Drivers, and non-optimal settings for the game. The Dev error 6068 in the game leads to freezing or crashing of the game.

The issue is mainly related to the Software aspect of the computer rather than any hardware problem. Some of these common remedies need to be taken into account before proceeding with any specific solution:

  1. Don’t use multiple displays, use only one display.
  2. Do look whether all other games are working fine or not
  3. Make sure the system has the RAM speeds of 3000Hmz ( because this speed is required to run any game on  the computer)
  4. Make sure that internet speed is stable and fast.

If everything is fine then try these methods to fix the Dev error 6068 in call of duty Modern warfare.

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Fixes of Dev error 6068 in call of duty modern warfare

FIX 1:  Force the game to start with DirectX11

This error mainly occurs on windows 10 and Xbox.  DirectX 12 is known to be broken, so switching back to Direct X 11 can help to run the game without any interruption. DirectX 11 is a more stable version but if you use this version you need to sacrifice some features that are found in DirectX 12.

To force start the game in DirectX 11 mode, you need to follow few steps:

  1. Open Battle.Net.Client on the PC.
  2. Open the game COD Modern Warfare.
  3. Find Options.
  4. Go and Check Additional Command Line Arguments and type –d3d11
  5. Exit Options
  6. Now try to play the game.

FIX 2: Underlock your GPU/CPU

There is another culprit that cause Dev Error 6068. The overclocking in NVIDIA or MSI is the reason behind the error. Turning it down or underlocking can fix the problem. Underlocking can reduce the heating problem, increase the stability of the PC and can promote compatibility.

Reduce the clockspeed of CPU/GPU to its stock speed can help to solve the problem.

FIX 3: Update Windows and System Drivers to the Latest Build

Microsoft and the system manufacturers release new updates for the OS and System drivers. This can help to improve performance and patch known bugs. An Outdated version of windows or system drivers is more prone to face Dev Error 6068 in Call of Duty.

  1. Press the Windows key
  2. Search for updates
  3. Look if there are any updates you need to install
  4. Install updates
  5. Download the Windows Update Assistant
  6. Launch the downloaded file and follow the instructions on your screen to complete the process.
  7. Check the website of System’s Manufacturer for any updates of the system drivers.
  8. Now try to play the game.

FIX 4: Set the game Window to borderless

Multi-displays can lead to Dev Error 6068. So, changing the game mode to borderless may solve your problem.

  1. Launch the Call of Duty then click on the settings.
  2. Find graphics Tab.
  3. Expand the Display Mode and search for Full-screen Borderless in the sub-menu.
  4. Save the changes
  5. Now check whether the problem is solved or not.
How to Fix Dev Error 6068 in Call of Duty Modern Warfare

FIX 5: Try to run the game as an Administrator

Admin privileges are required to access certain files and services in the Call of Duty.  If it is not given admin privileges  it can result in Dev Error 6068 in Call of Duty.  In this scenario, launching the game with administrative privileges can help to solve the issue.

Follow the instructions as mentioned below to solve the problem:

  1. Open the launcher.
  2. Now, open the Call of Duty window.
  3. Click on “show in Explorer”
  4. In the call of duty, folder find and press right-click on the file with .exe extension.
  5. In the sub-menu, search for Run as administrator. Click on that.
  6. Then check if the problem is solved or not.

FIX 6: Disable Crossplay

  1. Launch the game
  2. Open the game options
  3. In the options menu, navigate to the Account tab.
  4. Select crossplay option
  5. Press disable
  6. Now check if the game is working fine.

FIX 7: Change Video Memory Scale

Video memory scale give the game the allowance to maintain the VRAM. Sometimes the game load the VRAM very heavily and chokes it, and cause the Dev Error 6968. Lowering the setting can help you to solve the problem.

  1. Exit the Call of Duty and kill all its related processes with the help of the Task Manager.
  2. Launch the File Explorer
  3. Now, navigate to the path of your player folder.
  4. Search for the file adv_options.ini and open it using notepad.
  5. Find the line of VideoMemoryScale.
  6. Now change the value of VideoMemoryScale to 0.5.
  7. Then launch the Call of Duty and check if the problem is solved.

FIX 8: Reinstall the game

If nothing has worked till now, then you are left with just one option-you have to uninstall the game and reinstall it.

  1. Launch the launcher
  2. Press the icon of the Call of Duty
  3. Click on the uninstall game button
  4. Follow on-screen instructions to complete the uninstallation procedure
  5. Restart the game
  6. Launch the launcher.
  7. Install the Call of Duty
  8. Check whether there is any problem or not.

Try all the processes as listed above. I hope one of these will help you to solve the Dev Error 6968. Try them out and enjoy your game.


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