Cities: Skylines

Cities: Skylines

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Nethonink Mar 14, 2015 @ 4:18am
That "crash on exit"...
So, having the same problem with "only crash when exiting the game". I have tried tweaking some in-game setting and playing with window compatibility mode.

So far, if I set the compatibility to win 7 and making sure the game set as admin, the game runs fine without any crash when exiting. But somehow, I found a bug that I can't take any screenshot when pressing F12 or PrintScr. Setting it back to default without any compatibility mode fix this, but then the game again will crash on exit.

Anyone have the same problem like this?

PS: Also, what is wrong with the game trying to put Yakisoba sign on every drug stores?!
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Commander Soubi Mar 14, 2015 @ 4:27am 
I have the same issue
Capt.Luke (Banned) Mar 14, 2015 @ 5:09am 
same here, every single time the game crash on exit
I have window 8.1 64 bit
Last edited by Capt.Luke; Mar 14, 2015 @ 5:10am
Athmo Mar 14, 2015 @ 7:45am 
Same here. Re-install only fixed it temporarily.
Zitrax Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:26am 
Several times I have had crashes/hangs when I try to save. The save is actually fine but I have to kill the game from the task manager. Is this what you refer to ?

Do you see the crash after saving and chosing "Exit to desktop" ?
HarspudSauce Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:30am 
I've had the crash-on-exit error from the beginning, running Win7 64x. Haven't really messed with compatibilities etc. because it's a minor thing.

Zitrax, that sounds awful :(

Edit: Have you tried quick saving via F1?
Last edited by HarspudSauce; Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:31am
Zitrax Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:32am 
No, but I'll try using F1 next time.
r 0 z i j n Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:32am 
probably some error in a mod somewhere.
chrissphinx Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:56am 
I also have this issue and I'm running vanilla C:S. Both quitting to desktop and quitting to the menu before exiting will cause this. Running Win7.
DaninTexas Mar 15, 2015 @ 10:59am 
Running Vanilla - zero mods or DLC - Win 7 64bit. Crash on exit. Playing though the game is rock solid. Love it so far.
Bert Puttox Mar 18, 2015 @ 12:35pm 
+1
Win7 x64 fairly clean build at Xmas.
Vanilla game install via Steam.
No issues in-game or with save files, but every time I exit it reports "cities.exe has stopped responding" and eventually the dialog changes to a "close program" option.
Happens regardless of whether I quit to menu or quit to desktop
Not affecting the game, but isn't closing down gracefully.
Last edited by Bert Puttox; Mar 18, 2015 @ 12:36pm
citking Mar 18, 2015 @ 8:57pm 
Same on a vanilla install of Windows 7 both with updates and without. Both video cards are AMDs if that makes any difference. I've also noticed hat it does not crash on OS X 10.10 at all.
BLÀde Mar 18, 2015 @ 9:08pm 
the crash doesnt effect anything though just close the window.
c3lix Mar 18, 2015 @ 9:11pm 
It also crashes sometimes when I exit the game, never crashed while playing. Windows 8.1, I never used quicksaves.
STOPchris Mar 22, 2015 @ 4:41pm 
Before Titanfall died a horrible death, it used to do this as well. It wouldn't crash any other time for me, just when closing the game to desktop. This game does the same. Not an issue really, just slightly annoying.
Nethonink Mar 22, 2015 @ 9:45pm 
Yes, I also think this is just a minor issue, since my save data is still safe and works fine. It just very annoying for me. I just hope this, and the bug with the traffic one, is one of the priority list for the developer to fix.
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Date Posted: Mar 14, 2015 @ 4:18am
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