12 Dec 2020 9:42 AM +00:00

Cyberpunk 2077 Steam Download: How to fix flatlining issue - Bug Fixes, Update 1.04 & more

Despite countless delays and four patches in 48 hours, Cyberpunk 2077 continues to have its fair share of bugs.

For PC players looking to play the game on Steam, these bugs can start from downloading the game.

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Latest News - Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 is LIVE on PC

Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 brings a ton of bug fixes and gameplay improvements to the game, and it's live now on PC!

READ MORE: Cyberpunk 2077 Update 1.04 Patch Notes

While some players have struggled with some massive bugs, Cyberpunk 2077's fourth patch in 48 hours has put a stop to many of the most frustrating.


For many players attempting to download the CD Projekt Red smash on Steam, the download seems to crash when it gets to around 94%.

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We have discovered a way for gamers to get around this and get playing!

How to avoid flatlining

A fantastic response has been found on the cyberpunkgame subreddit:

  1. Close the game down fully, including the redlauncher
  2. Navigate to your Cyberpunk 2077 Folder in your steam library: "C:\Steam\steamapps\common\Cyberpunk 2077"
  3. Run the bat file REDprelauncher.exe
  4. Press Play

BATTER UP - We hope this get's you around the flatlining issue!
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BATTER UP - We hope this get's you around the flatlining issue!

This will get you playing the game, although you will miss out on achievements via the Steam library.


For that, you must await a proper fix!

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