Fix Palworld Failed Save To Backup Error

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Fix Palworld Failed save to backup

Palworld is a new open-world survival game that lets you explore, craft, build, and fight with your pals. It is available on Steam Early Access and has received positive reviews from players. However, some players have reported that they encounter a problem in the game, where the game fails to save their progress to a backup file. 

How to fix Palworld Failed save to backup

Here are some of the solutions that you can try to fix Palworld Failed save to backup. You can try them one by one until you find the one that works for you.

Check and free up your disk space and memory

The first solution is to check and free up your disk space and memory. This can help to ensure that the game has enough resources to create and access the backup file. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Open the File Explorer and go to your game folder
  • The default location is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Palworld
  • Right-click on the folder and select Properties
  • Check the size of the folder and the available space on your disk
  • If the folder is too large or the disk is too full, try to delete some unnecessary files or move them to another location

Check and change the permissions and attributes of the game folder and the backup file

The second solution is to check and change the permissions and attributes of the game folder and the backup file. This can help to ensure that the game has the right access and control over the backup file. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Open the File Explorer and go to your game folder
  • The default location is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Palworld
  • Right-click on the folder and select Properties
  • Go to the Security tab and click on the Edit button
  • Select your user account and check the Allow box for Full control
  • Click on Apply and OK

Disable or whitelist your antivirus or firewall software

The third solution is to disable or whitelist your antivirus or firewall software. This can help to prevent any interference or blockage from the software that may affect the game or the backup file. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Open your antivirus or firewall software and go to the settings or options
  • Find the option to disable or turn off the software temporarily or permanently
  • Alternatively, find the option to whitelist or exclude the game folder or the backup file from the software’s scan or protection
  • You can also use a tool like [Windows Defender] to manage your antivirus or firewall settings
  • Try to launch the game again and check if the problem is fixed

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