Seeing “String not found” instead of in-game text? Well, the string not found error is one of the heavily reported bugs of Age of Empires 4. The real-time strategy video game had a rocky start as several bug reports poured in from all sides. Well, a video game launch is usually never smooth. The developers have done a great job with acknowledging bug reports and offered a resolution as soon as they could. Additionally, they put out a group of help guides so that players have no issue troubleshooting basic problems. But, it is difficult to keep patience when bugs hamper your gameplay to the point that the game becomes unplayable. Read this article to know whether the string not found error in Age of Empires 4 has been fixed yet.
Age of Empires IV (4) players String not found error: Is there any fix yet?
“string not found”All words in the game are only showing “string not found”
Thank you, we are tracking this.
1) Change Age of Empires 4’s language to English
If you have changed your game language to something else other than English, change it back to English. To do so, open Steam Library and right-click on Age of Empires 4. Select Properties and then navigate to the Language tab. Select English from the Language dropdown list and save changes. If you launch the game via Microsoft Store, do the following: Open Windows Settings on your PC, and then select Time & language > Language. Now, set Windows Display Language to English (United States).
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2) Try resetting Microsoft Store
Use the command wsreset to reset the Microsoft Store – delete the app’s cache. wsreset will not delete your installed apps or account settings. First, open the Command Prompt window (search for cmd in the Start menu. In the Command Prompt, type wsreset and then restart your machine. Once you relaunch the game after restarting, you may get a pop-up. Click the Yes option. The game will close automatically. If not, manually close it. Now, launch the game again.
3) Restart Age of Empires 4
Try restarting the game and see whether the error persists.
4) Reinstall Age of Empires 4
Perform a complete reinstall of the game, including all the extra downloaded content.
That’s it. The string not found error should be long gone by now. If the error still persists, we suggest you report the issue directly to the developers from here. For more articles on Age of Empire 4 and other video games, stay tuned to Androidgram!