How to fix Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Errors: Crash, PC-2-0x00000047, Can’t Invite Friends, Stuttering and more

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Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege has been released by Ubisoft for PC and other platforms. The game lacks a single player component which many fans are against. However a solid team based multiplayer is what the franchise has been known for. Some users on PC have been troubled with certain issues like crash, stutter and more.

 

Once again, we are here to help you fix those errors and play the game. Before going further, please make sure your PC meets the official system requirements to run the game. Check out the minimum and recommended system specifications provided by Ubisoft to run Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege.

 

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Official System Requirements

MINIMUM:

    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64bit versions required)
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 560 @ 3.3 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 945 @ 3.0 GHz
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD 5870 (DirectX-11 compliant with 1GB of VRAM)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 30 GB available space

RECOMMENDED:

    • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64bit versions required)
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.3 GHz or better or AMD FX-8120 @ 3.1 Ghz or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 (or GTX 760 / GTX 960) or AMD Radeon HD 7970 (or R9 280x [2GB VRAM] / R9 380 / Fury X)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 47 GB available space

 

How to fix Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Errors: Crash, PC-2-0x00000047, Can’t Invite Friends, Stuttering and more

 

#1 Crash during startup/black screen/failed to launch fix:

  • If your game is crashing during launch, make sure you install the game-ready drivers for your GPU. Download them from the official site and install and then try to play the game.
  • Players who have SLI/Crossfire setup can try disabling it and laptop users should use the dedicated GPU instead of the integrated one.

 

#2 “Invalid CD Key” Error in Uplay fix:

Some users have faced “Invalid CD Key” Error while launching Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege. To fix this issue, simply run the game as Administrator.

 

#3 Error 2-0x00000047 in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege fix:

This error is related to connectivity issues that the game is having. Ubisoft Forums has a detailed guide to troubleshoot this kind of issue. You can read it here.

 

#4 Cannot Invite/Play with Friends in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege fix:

There are two ways in which this error can be solved. The first one is to

  1. Go to Steam Apps and locate the install folder of the game
  2. Rename the install folder to something else
  3. Now delete the Local content in Steam
  4. Rename the install folder back to its original

This solves the issue for most. Another workaround is to

  1. Go to Settings in-game
  2. Select Options
  3. Set the team setting to “Open for friends” in the lobby

 

Players who are still facing issues running Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege are free to ask in the comments. We will try our best to fix the issues that are preventing the game from running properly. And we will update this page with solutions as new issues are encountered by the users.

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Shuvo Kumar

How to fix Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Errors: Crash, PC-2-0x00000047, Can’t Invite Friends, Stuttering and more

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  • spideynut71

    The easiest, and best fix is to uninstall the game. Done. If you waste any more effort than that on this hot garbage, it’s your own fault.