Technical Support


"Render Device Lost" Fix for RTX ( 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 ) (592)

I know the “render device lost” bug has been making a comeback with the new nvidia RTX series graphics cards. I recently upgraded to an RTX 2070 and started to experience the the issue as well. Many threads say that over…

Unable to Post in Other Forums? Information here! (1)

Hey all, We’ve received a number of contacts from players who are unable to post in forums outside of Bug Report or Technical Support. Below are some common causes for being unable to post topics. You do not have an a…

GUIDE: Maximizing System Performance for Overwatch (PC) (4)

by WyomingMyst The following guide is composed of various tips and tricks that I have been compiling to help users get every possible frame per second, the lowest possible simulation rate, and minimize spikes of sys…

Common Technical Issues and Solutions (12)

Greetings all, We’ve been working to improve some of the available troubleshooting resources for our games. We wanted to have a go-to resource for some of the most common technical issues you can experience in Blizzard …

Known Technical Support Issues (15)

Hail and well met, Heroes! We’ll be using this forum thread to track crash and performance related issues. Check out the list below, and give these steps a try before creating a new topic! Additionally, more bug-related…

Overwatch Technical Issues, SR Loss, and Leaver Penalties (2)

Hey everybody, I wanted to take some time today to discuss Leaver Penalties and how they relate to Technical issues. We understand that leaver penalties are an annoying thing to experience. Technical issues can be comp…

Xbox one console how tos (10)

Below you will find some basic how to’s steps that may help with playing Overwatch on your Xbox One Console. If none of the steps listed below help, you may be able to find more helpful information on the Xbox One Suppo…

Welcome to Overwatch Technical Support! (1)

Welcome to the Technical Support forum for Overwatch. This forum exists to provide Overwatch players a place to discuss technical issues with each other and Blizzard Tech Support staff members. Blizzard Tech Support staf…

PlayStation 4 Console How Tos (12)

Below you will find some basic how to’s steps that may help with playing Overwatch on your PlayStation 4 Console. If none of the steps listed below help, you may be able to find more helpful information on the PlayStati…

Longer time to load into competitive game (5)
Is Your Website Broken or am I Just Inept? (2)
Really bad frame drops (3)
Overwatch and System Crashes (2)
Crashes mid-game (4)
Horrible lag spikes (6)
1 FPS Stuttering on decent hardware (5)
Lag spike every minute (1)
AMD crashes after Anniversary event patch? (1)
Americas Server not connecting (4)
"Game is Running" opens, then crashes (5)
Unable to launch Overwatch since BEFORE the new event (2)
Disconnects at the end of games (2)
Suddenly increased ping (2)
600 ping on some EU servers (2)
Monitors lose connection mid game (14)
I didn't get my OWL Tokens ( 2 ) (24)
FPS Drop Driver Issue? (12)
Can't move for 40sec (1)
Leaderboards for the event (1)
Weird microstutter on close targets while moving (1)