Fix Helldivers 2: Reinforcement Bug

Jatin Chhabra

Helldivers 2

Helldivers 2 users are facing an issue where players are getting Reinforcement Bug. In this article, we’ll explore some methods to solve the reinforcement bug.

How to Fix Helldivers 2: Reinforcement Bug

Here are steps by Steam Community that you can take to address this problem and get back to enjoying the action-packed world of Helldivers 2.

Disable Steam Input

A potential solution to the Reinforcement Bug is to disable Steam Input. Steam Input is a feature that allows you to customize your controller settings and enables additional functionality.

Here’s how you can disable Steam Input for Helldivers 2:

  1. Right-click on Helldivers 2 in your Steam library.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Go to the Controller tab.
  4. Click on the drop-down menu and choose “Disable Steam Input.”

Windows 8 Compatibility Mode (for Windows 11 users)

Another potential workaround for the Reinforcement Bug involves enabling Windows 8 compatibility mode, particularly for users running the game on Windows 11.

Follow these steps to enable Windows 8 compatibility mode for Helldivers 2:

  1. Locate the Helldivers2.exe file in the game’s installation folder (usually in the bin folder).
  2. Right-click on it and select Properties.
  3. Navigate to the Compatibility tab.
  4. Check the box next to “Run this program in compatibility mode for” and select “Windows 8” from the drop-down menu.
  5. Click Apply and then OK to save the changes.

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