I’ve encountered a message stating Football Manager has stopped responding
If you’ve encountered a Football Manager has stopped responding message whilst playing Football Manager 2018 please try the following troubleshooting techniques in order to try and resolve the issue.
If this still hasn’t resolved the issue, it may well be a conflicting issue with your Anti-virus
How to Configure your Anti-Virus to have no problems with FM
Once you’ve done this, re-launch the game and try again.
If it still crashes at exactly the same point, please create a thread on the Football Manager 2018 Technical Issues/Crashes forum with the following information:
- The save game file just before the issue occurs (this file can be located at the following default location: C:\Users\[Your Windows Username]\Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2018\games
- What exactly you were doing in game when it crashed, such as processing, during a match or going to a particular in-game screen (this may be a variety of things if the crash is completely random)
- The in-game date the issue occurred
Once we have the above information we will be able to look into your issue directly and determine what the cause is. The sooner we can determine the cause; the sooner we will be able to provide further assistance to resolve this issue for you.