Insurgency Sandstorm: How to Restore Config and Cosmetics After an Update Wipes Them

How to un-delete / restore your configs, binds, cosmetics and loadouts post-update.   How to recover the old config On Windows, this will be in %localappdata%. Open the run box with the windows key + R and type the above string in %s, including the %s. Find the “insurgency” folder. go to “Saved”, then “SaveGames” … Read more

Insurgency Sandstorm: How to Fix Connection and Easy AntiCheat Issues (Update 1.11)

Here are the solutions to solve the connections issue and “”Easy Anti-Cheat is not installed” issue after the November update 1.11.   How to Solve Connection Issue If you are experiencing connection issues please check the following things to see if they could be causing the disconnect on your end: The network strength of your … Read more

Insurgency Sandstorm: Gore Changes and Unlimited Ragdolls (works in MP)

I love ragdolls and wish the the guys came apart a little more often. Now they do. RAGDOLL COUNT Override can be found in [BOOT DRIVE – most often C]:\Users\[USERNAME]\AppData\Local\Insurgency\Saved\Config\WindowsClient\GameUserSettings.ini Use Ctrl + F to find “ragdoll”, and change the line (“r.RagdollMaximum”, (Value=16,bModified=True)) I am currently running a value of 256, but performance will be … Read more

Insurgency Sandstorm: A Commander’s Guide To Fire Support

A Comprehensive Guide to Fire Support for Commanders and Observers Alike, with Descriptions and Observations to what the Fire Support is, and its Effects   < General Information > Fire Support consists of Available Support which is wither provided by The Station for The Security Forces, or, for The Insurgents, The Outpost. Fire Support Options … Read more

Insurgency Sandstorm: How to Fix “Unhandled Exception: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION” Error

This guide attempts to fix the error: Unhandled Exception: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION reading address 0x00000000 InsurgencyClient_Win64_Shipping … 1. File Integrity Right click the game in the list and select Properties. Select Local Files on the left side, and select Verify integrity of game files…. Wait for this process to finish. If there are missing files, Steam will download them automatically. 2. … Read more

Insurgency Sandstorm: Hot Potato Settings

This is a short guide on how to change the item dropped on death in the Hot Potato mutator.   Alternative Items to use Currently, with this mutator, you can have other items drop, such as F1 Frag, Rockets (exploding), Drones (exploding), Molotov, An-M14, or the default M67. In the “[/script/insurgency.mutator_hotpotato]” area, use one of … Read more