Patch Notes

[FIX] Rainbow Six Extraction Crashing on Startup (Title Screen)

Rainbow Six Extraction is now available to download on PC, PS4, and Xbox. However, players are experiencing issues like R6 Extraction crashing on startup (Title Screen), performance, shuttering, and lag issues.

We have posted some workaround to address these issues. Read more details below.

Also, read the R6 Extraction known issues and bugs list here.

How to fix Rainbow Six Extraction Crashing at launch (Title Screen)?

Verify R6E Game Files

Ubisoft Launcher

If you bought the game through Ubisoft Connect, or are a Game Pass subscriber, here is how you can verify the game files.

  • Open Ubisoft Connect and select Games at the top left.
  • Now, select Rainbow Six Extraction and Properties on the left.
  • Now, under Local files, click on Verify files.
  • If prompted, select Repair.

Epic Games Store

If you bought the game through Epic Games Launcher, you might need to follow these steps.

  • Open the launcher and select the Rainbow Six Extraction in your Library.
  • Now, click on the three dots next to Rainbow Six Extraction.
  • Click Verify button to verify the game files.

Download and Update DirectX and Visual C++ Redistributables

Make sure that you have the latest version of DirectX and Visual C++ Redistributables. You can download the latest update from the link below.

Update GPU Drivers to Addressed R6 Extraction Shuttering, Lag, and Performance issues

Download and update your graphics drivers to the latest one. Both NVIDIA and AMD have released the Rainbow Six Extraction optimized drivers. You can find the download links below.

Nvidia Graphics Drivers for R6 Extraction

AMD Graphics Drivers for Rainbow Six Extraction

Update Your Windows

Make sure you are on the latest version of Windows to support newer titles.

  • In Windows Search type “Update”, and click on Check for Updates
  • This will take you to the Windows Update section, and you can make sure you are on the latest version

Restart Your PC

If all else fails, try to restart your PC and launch the game again.

The game developers are working to address the above mention issues.

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