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Wow Text Issues with Iris Xe Graphics


I'm having the same problem as listed here:

Additional Rare errors:

- However, I also noticed that there's also a rare square of the world's land showing up as black occassionally (perhaps from trying to calculate a cloud's effect on it and failing?).

- Also, I noticed rarely there would be a white bar running through the title's of things like shops and mailboxes.


Attempted Solution:

I followed all the steps listed by @Jose_V_Intel, updating the driver (after reverting to the Microsoft driver), and reinstalling the game without any addons.

The problem persists.

Note: I used the latest driver instead of what was posted at the time (igfx_win_100.9684).


Then, I found this Reddit post:


Working solution:

Switching from DirectX 12 to DirectX 11 worked for me. 


I did not test the other Reddit suggestions.



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Hello chan1011,  


Thank you for posting on the Intel® communities.  

I do appreciate the information provided and also the steps that helped you fix the issue. This information will help anyone that is facing the same issue as you.

Please keep in mind that this thread will no longer be monitored by Intel.  




Deivid A.  

Intel Customer Support Technician  

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