Black Screen in Hearthstone

Updated: 5 months ago
Article ID: 15546

Common Problems

  • Black screen when launching Hearthstone
  • I can't see the game but I hear sounds

If you experience a black screen while playing Hearthstone, make sure your device meets the minimum Hearthstone System Requirements.

If your system meets the requirements, follow the steps below to resolve the issue.

  1. Configure your security software's exception list to allow Blizzard applications to run.
  2. Update your drivers and operating system to resolve any compatibility issues.
  3. Close all other applications to resolve software conflicts and free up resources.
  4. Reset game settings from the desktop app.
    1. Click on the Options Menu.
    2. Select Game Settings.
    3. Scroll down to Hearthstone and click Reset In-Game Settings.

Tried everything here?

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