If your Diablo® II character is not saving items or experience, the read-only flag may be enabled on your game files. To address this issue, follow the steps below.

Note: This information is for single player and open Battle.net characters only.

Windows

  1. Open the game folder (default: C:\Program Files\Diablo II).
  2. Open the save folder, located inside the install folder.
  3. Locate your *.d2s character file. (Example: Conan.d2s).
  4. Right-click the *.d2s file and select Properties.
  5. Uncheck Read Only.
  6. Click OK and try the game again.

Mac

Mac OS 9

  1. Open the Diablo II game folder.
  2. Select the Save folder.
  3. Select File Get Info.
  4. Uncheck Locked.
  5. Try the game again.

Mac OS X

  1. Open the Diablo II game folder.
  2. Select the Save folder.
  3. Select File > Show Info.
  4. Uncheck Locked.
  5. Click on the General Information choice bar.
  6. Select Privileges.
  7. Click Everyone.
  8. Select Read & Write.
  9. Click Apply and try the game again.