Just like most of the multiplayer games that have bugs, glitches, and error messages, Call of Duty Warzone is no different. As the developer of the game, Activision is trying their best to fix these issues and the oldest ones that usually re-appear. There are a lot of issues that are known as the enemies of the players of the game. One of the most popular issues in this game is the Savannah error message. What is the Savannah error message?
As stated on the official support page of Activision, Savannah errors are the ones that are found in Call of Duty Warzone usually occur when an update is being deployed. This kind of error is the one that prevents the players from joining any members from their friend list and teaming up online and it is so clear that it has a negative impact on the players who love to play the game as a part of a team as they have to queue up for games and it is not easy. It is stated that the error will no longer show up once the newest version of the game is installed.
Dealing with the Savannah errors must be frustrating, especially when you have no idea what to do. Fortunately, you are here and you will be informed about the ways to get rid of this error. There are several methods to choose from, depending on the device that you are using.
For those who are using the PC, you can just simply update your game to the newest version. You can follow these following instructions to do so:
- First of all, you will need to open up Battle.net.
- Then, choose the Warzone tab from the menu.
- The next thing is to press the Update button to start installing the newest version of the game.
- After the process of installation done, it is time for you to open Call of Duty Warzone and try to join your friends.
The method above is such a good one and it worked for a lot of players. However, there might be times where an update just does not want to download. In case you game has not found an update, you are recommended to choose the cog that is located next to the Play button and then press Check for Updates. Doing so should be effective to force the game to start the process of downloading to the newest version.
After downloading the latest update of the game, the next that that should be done is to find the Modern Warfare’s game files and then delete some folders, including:
Once you are done deleting every file mentioned above, you can just go back to the Battle.net and choose the cog that is found beside the Warzone play button. Then, choose the Scan and Repair option and open up the game.
If you are playing the Call of Duty Warzone on PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5, instead of following the steps above, you will have to follow these followings:
- The first thing that you have to do is to go to the PlayStation home screen.
- When you are on the home screen, find the Call of Duty Warzone launcher.
- In the next step, press the Options button on your controller.
- The fourth step is to choose Checking for Updates.
- Lastly, download the newest version of Call of Duty Warzone.
If you are using Xbox One or Series X to play Call of Duty Warzone, here is every step to follow to fix the Savannah error message:
- Firstly, find the Call of Duty Warzone game.
- Once you find it, find the reserve date of the game and then uninstall it.
- After uninstalling the reserve data, you will have to update Call of Duty Warzone.
- In the end, you can open the game and then choose a friend to join.
It should be easy for you to fix the Savannah error in Call of Duty Warzone by following the guide above. In case you find it hard, you are encouraged to contact the developer of the game called Activision to get help.
There are several ways that you can try to get in touch with them. The first and probably the most popular one is to call the customer service. The number of the customer service of Activision that you can dial is +1 (301)-255-2000. By dialing the number, you will be able to talk to the representative directly. It is the best option if you want to solve the issue as soon as possible.
The second option is to reach out to an Activision Support Ambassador for help. For your information, Support Ambassadors refer to the volunteers who are in charged of answering the questions real time. However, there is no guarantee for you to get the best response that you want since they are not the employees of Activision.
The third way is to visit the Activision support page. When you are on the page, you can try to find the answer to your question. Here is the link that will direct you to the page: https://support.activision.com/options.
The fourth one is to send a tweet to the official Twitter account of Activision @ATVIAssist. While they team of Activision frequently updates and shares a lot on Twitter, there is no guarantee to get a reply. If you are thinking to send a DM instead, it is best for you to bury your mind as there is no chance to get a reply unless they follow you back.
The fifth option that you can try to get help is to browse the community forum of Activision. Feel free to look for the previously answered questions or ask a new one. This community is apparently pretty active and the chance of getting the answer is high.
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