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Revision as of 16:37, 18 November 2020

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Location

Informative Important

Game Files Directory
Arma 3
  • arma3.rpt
  • arma3.bidmp
  • arma3.mdmp

Windows Vista → Windows 10
%localappdata%/Arma 3
%localappdata%/Arma 2 OA
%localappdata%/Arma 2

Arma 2:OA
  • arma2OA.rpt
  • arma2OA.bidmp
  • arma2OA.mdmp
Arma 2
  • arma2.rpt
  • arma2.bidmp
  • arma2.mdmp
Arma
  • arma.rpt
  • arma.bidmp
  • arma.mdmp

<profileDirectory>\ArmA

Operation Flashpoint
  • flashpoint.rpt (same role as .rpt files)
  • context.bin

<GameDirectory>

Log File Content Explained

Feature arma3 Informative

Beginning of the Log File

Show

Common Errors and Warnings

Message (Exact message can vary) Explanation Significance Recommended Action
Warning Message: Picture iconmanleader not found An image or icon was not found
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none
Updating base class RscShortcutButton->RscButton... Caused by inheriting from wrong config while modifiying an existing base class. Can also be caused by Arma 3
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Issue should be fixed if caused by a mod.
Cannot delete class B_KickOff, it is referenced somewhere (used as a base class probably). Attempt to delete a class failed.
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Issue should be fixed if caused by a mod.
SimulWeather - Cloud Renderer - noise texture file is not specified!
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Can be ignored.
Warning: looped for animation: a3\anims_f_epa\data\anim\sdr\cts\hubcleaned\briefing\hubbriefing_loop.rtm differs (looped now 0)! MoveName: hubbriefing_ext
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Issue should be fixed if caused by a mod.
a3\characters_f\proxies\flag.p3d: No geometry and no visual shape
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none
B_LSV_01_unarmed_F: mainturret - unknown animation source mainturret
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none
No face for B Alpha 1-4:1
No speaker given for 'Sotiris Zenon'
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none
Strange convex component08 in a3\weapons_f_enoch\rifles\msbs\msbs65_ubs_f.p3d:geometryView
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none
hidebullet_001 - unknown animation source codrivermuzzle_revolving
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none
Trying to create an invalid center EMPTY
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none
ModParams - Undefined or empty mod directory modParams command was unable to find the specified mod directory
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none
Unit is not in cargo
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none
Deinitialized shape [Class: "C_Soldier_VR_F"; Shape: "a3\characters_f_bootcamp\common\vr_soldier_f.p3d";]
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none
Error: entity [ProxyFlag_Auto] still has its shape, ref_count=2
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none
"Some path": Missing ';' at the end of line
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Issue should be fixed
"Unsupported language English in stringtable" Happens if an entry was not found in the desired language e.g., English. This error will even show if it falls back to another lanuage e.g., Original. When stringtable can't find the entry it wants, it first tries Original entry, then English after that, the first entry in the stringtable is taken.
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Issue should be fixed

Informative

Creating a diagnostic file for DirectX

To better analyze the reason for malfunctions it might be useful to also create a DirectX diagnostic file.

  • Press WIN+R to open the run command.
  • Enter dxdiag and confirm
  • After data collection is done, click on "Save All Information" and specify a location of where the file should be created.

Sending Crash Files