How to Fix NBA 2K22 Errors – Crash, Black Screen, FPS Issue, Lag and more

NBA 2K22

2K Games’ NBA 2K22 is out now and players are enjoying it. No matter how good a game is, some glitches bound to creep in. So here we will see how to fix NBA 2K22 errors – Crash, Black Screen, FPS Issue, Lag and more. Before we jump in, check the minimum and recommended system requirements to rule out anything missing out in system setup.

NBA 2K22 System Requirements

NBA 2K22 Minimum System Requirements

  • OS: Win 7 64-bit, Win 8.1 64-bit or Win 10 64-bit
  • Processor: AMD FX-4100 @ 3.60 GHz or higher / Intel Core i3-2100 @ 3.10 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Sound Card: Directx 9.0x
  • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 7770 1 GB/ NVIDIA GeForce GT 450 1GB or higher
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 110 GB available space
  • Dual-analog Gamepad is recommended.
  • Your PC’s processor must support SSE 4.2 and AVX.

NBA 2K22 Recommended System Requirements

  • OS: Win 7 64-bit, Win 8.1 64-bit or Win 10 64-bit
  • Processor: AMD FX-8370 @ 3.4 GHz or higher/ Intel Core i5-4430 @ 3 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI Radeon R9 270 2GB/ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2GB or higher
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 110 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Directx 9.0c
  • Dual-analog Gamepad is recommended.
  • Your PC’s processor must support SSE 4.2 and AVX.

How to Fix NBA 2K22 Errors – Crash, Black Screen, FPS Issue, Lag and more

Here we will find out how the fix common issues you face while playing NBA 2K22. This post will be updated with fixes as and when they come up.

NBA 2K22 Crash Fix

First thing to check is if the PC meets the above mentioned minimum system requirements. Then make sure to update the graphics driver.
Next step is to verify the integrity of the game files.
The above steps usually are enough to stop the crash issue. In case the issue still persist, try re-installing the game.

NBA 2K22 Black Screen Fix

First of all, check minimum requirements are met. The graphics drivers needs to be up to date. Lowering the graphics settings is one option. Another thing to try is playing in windowed mode and see if the issue persists.

NBA 2K22 Low FPS Fix

  • Updating the drivers is the first step, if not already done.
  • Run the game in lower video resolution.
  • Disable the antivirus to rule out any interference from this respect.
  • Open task manager and close all unnecessary background tasks.
  • Set the game process priority to high.
  • In Task Manager – go to game’s process and set affinity and make sure all the cores are checked.
  • Laptop users make sure it is plugged in.

NBA 2K22 Lag Fix

Go to Device Manager > Display Adaptors. Here update the drivers of the graphics card.

NBA 2K22 Download Stuck at 0% Fix

Several people are facing the issue where the NBA 2K22 download is stuck at 0%. This is mostly seen with non-Windows 10 users. 2K Games is yet to release a fix for this. Meanwhile, you can try installing the game on a Windows 10 PC and see if it works. Also, make sure you are having the latest WHQL Game Ready drivers installed.

NBA 2K22 Blank Player Cards in MyTeam Glitch Fix

This is also one of the common issues which players are facing. You need to verify the integrity of the game files by going into the NBA 2K22 Steam settings.

NBA 2K22 Sim To Next Appearance Glitch Fix

People are also getting issues in Sim to Next option. What works is pressing 3 to 4 times combination of Alt+Tab keys or Alt+Enter in case the first option doesn’t work.

NBA 2K22 Not Able to See Player Card Picture Fix

Make sure to update the drivers. This issue mostly occurs due to drivers.

NBA 2K22 Not Able to Use Controller Issue Fix

This is not a new issue and due to this you may not be able to use your controller without unplugging the keyboard. The fix that players have found for this is to make few changes in Device Manager.
Go to Device Manager > Human Interface devices > then disable any “HID-compliant game controller” which you are not using.
Go to “play now” when you select a side. There you will find that the controller you are using is not “1”. when you disable it, 1 will disappear.
Restart the game and now the controller will be 1.

This should fix the controller issue.