by Anton

January 31, 2021

Overwatch is one of the most popular games developed by Blizzard Entertainment. This is a first-person team shooting game in which two teams of six players work together to secure a checkpoint or escort a cargo across the map. Although it is a reliable game, sometimes you may encounter certain problems. In this latest installment of our troubleshooting series, we look at the problem of Overwatch’s non-participation.

Before following the recommended troubleshooting steps for this particular problem, try restarting your computer. This allows you to update the operating system, remove corrupted temporary data and fix most software problems quite effectively.

Note that your computer must also meet certain requirements in order for the game to work properly.

Minimum requirements

  • CPU: Intel Core i3 or AMD Phenom X3 8650
  • CPU SPEED: Information
  • RAM: 4GB
  • OS: Windows Vista/7/ 8/10 64-bit (latest service pack)
  • VIDEO CARD : Nvidia GeForce GTX 460, ATI Radeon HD 4850 or Intel HD Graphics 4400
  • PIXEL SHADER: 4.0
  • VERTEX SHADER: 4.0
  • FREE MEMORY : 30GB
  • A SPECIAL VIDEOGRAM: 768 MB

Recommended requirements

  • CPU: Intel Core i5 or AMD Phenom II X3, 2.8 GHz
  • CPU SPEED: Information
  • RAM: 6GB
  • OS: Windows Vista/7/ 8/10 64-bit (latest service pack)
  • VIDEO CARD : Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 or ATI Radeon HD 7950
  • PIXEL SHADER: 5.0
  • VERTEX SHADER: 5.0
  • FREE MEMORY : 30GB
  • A SPECIAL VIDEOGRAM: 2GB

Several factors can cause this particular problem, from missing files to a corrupted cache. Here are the steps to follow to solve this problem.

Restore monitoring files

One of the main reasons for this problem is the lack of a game file. You can easily check if this is the culprit by scanning and restoring the game files.

  • Open the Blizzard client and click on Games.
  • Click on the Supervisor icon in the right pane.
  • Click the Options button in the top left corner.
  • Select Scan and Repair from the list of available options.
  • Press the Start Scan button when prompted.
  • Depending on your PC, it may take some time for the launcher to complete the process.
  • When you’re done, try to start the game.

Find out if the problem of lack of supervision still exists.

Clear the game cover

The game stores data in a cache, which improves overall performance and load time. However, this data tends to get corrupted and when this happens, problems like this can occur. If he’s the culprit, you’ll have to clear the game’s cache.

  • Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc.
  • Click on the Details button to open the detailed version of the program.
  • If agent.exe or Blizzard Update Client is running on the Process tab, select it and click the End Process button at the bottom of the program.
  • Press Windows+R to open the run request.
  • Type %Programdata% and press Enter.
  • Delete the Blizzard Entertainment folder in the directory.
  • Restart the Blizzard client, and then start the game.

Check if the problem occurs.

Power off DVRset

Windows 10 has a utility to record and play games. When used, it can cause image loss and even interfere with the operation of the game. To see if this is the cause of the problem, try disabling it.

  • Open the Start menu and click the Settings icon.
  • Click on Games
  • Deactivate all options it contains.
  • Select the DVR game
  • Switch all options in this
  • Select True Play and turn it off.
  • Start the game

Check if the problem persists.

Remove Tool from Battle.net

If the Battle.net application on your desktop is missing or corrupted, this may be the cause of the problem. Try deleting the Battle.net files so that the Blizzard client installs a new version.

  • Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc.
  • Click on the Details button to open the detailed version of the program.
  • If agent.exe or Blizzard Update Client is running on the Process tab, select it and click the End Process button at the bottom of the program.
  • Press Windows+R to open the command prompt, and in the box that opens, type C:ProgramData and press Enter.
  • Delete the Battle.net folder in the directory.
  • Start the Blizzard client and check if the problem persists.

Find out if the problem of lack of supervision still exists.

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frequently asked questions

Why won’t my clock start?

A corrupted game cache may be the reason why Overwatch won’t start. … You can then restart the Blizzard client and try running Overwatch to see if the issue is resolved. If the error persists, you can use the same method to delete the Battle.net folder and then check if the game works.

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