Modern Warfare 2: How to Fix “No dgxi adapter found” Error

Is your game showing a “no dgxi adapter found” error? Don’t worry as we explain why it occurs and how it can be fixed.

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 is the most anticipated sequel of MW (2019). The game is available on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox platforms. It has been built on the new and improved IW engine, which was previously used for MW (2019) and Vanguard (2021).

Although the IW engine is very optimized, it has its share of problems. One of the most persistent problems is the GPU-related issues that pop up after every major driver update. A new “no dgxi adapter found” error has been bothering players for the past few days.

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What is the “No dgxi adapter found” error?

The “no dxgi adapter found” error might sound like a hardware-related problem. However, it is a GPU driver-rooted problem. NVIDIA’s past few drivers have been causing many in-game problems, including stutters and crashes. The dgxi adapter was not found in the new issue that seemed to affect players after NVIDIA’s latest GPU driver update.

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How to Fix the “No dgxi adapter found” error

Typically, verifying or repairing the game files should fix this error. However, sometimes it may require more than verifying or repairing to fix this issue in MW2. In that case, rolling back the drivers to the previous working one would be the optimal solution.

Here’s the step-by-step guide:

  • Verify or Repair game files:
    • For users, go to MW2> Click Gears/ Settings icon> Select Scan and Repair.
    • For Steam users, go to Library> Right-click on MW2> Properties> Local Files> and select Verify integrity of game files.
  • Update your graphics drivers:
    • For Nvidia users, Go to your GeForce Hotfix Driver Version 526.61> Download and Install.
      • If the driver dodoesn’tolve the issue, roll back to 516.59 or 522.25 drivers.
    • For AMD users, Go to AMD Drivers and Support page> Select Product type> Series> and specific version and press Submit. Download and install the latest driver from the list.
  • Update Windows:
    • Go to Settings> Update & Security> Download update.
    • After downloading the update, restart your PC and open up the game.

These steps should prevent your MW2 from getting the “N” dgxi adapter found” Error. However, if you still face this issue after following all these steps, you should contact Activision support and wait for them to release a permanent fix for the Campaign crashing issue.

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