Northgard: How to Fix “Option” Disappear Bug After Changing “UI Scaling”

If you can’t find “Option” after changing “UI Scaling”, it may be helpful.


If you can’t find “Option” after changing “UI Scaling”,

  1. Right click on the game in your steam LIBRARY, then “Mange” → “Browse local files“.
  2. Find “prefs.sav” in the folder and open it with your text editor,
  3. Find

    pay attention to the subsequent 2 chars before the next “y“,

    • i1” refers to UI Scaling “1x” here,
    • i2” refers to “1.25x“,
    • i3” refers to “1.5x“, etc.

    For example, replace




    then “UI Scaling” was “1.75x” and now it became “1x“. Save&Exit.
    (Or most easily just delete “prefs.sav” to default all, but you will LOSE ALL your setting to “Option” before.)

  4. Enjoy the game.

Thanks to ᠪᠠᠶᠠᡵᡨᡠ᠋ for his great guide, all credit to his effort. you can also read the original guide from Steam Community. enjoy the game.

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