Modern Warfare 2: How to fix the error ‘Scan and Repair’

Modern Warfare 2: How to fix the error ‘Scan and Repair’

What is the error ‘Scan and Repair’ in Modern Warfare 2 ?

The “Scan and Repair” error is back with a vengeance in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, crashing games all over the world for no clear reason and ruining the launch of the game for players on PC.

How to fix Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2’s “Scan and Repair” error

Follow 3 steps below to fix this error :

  • Go to your game settings
  • Find the interface and scroll down until you reach the Parallax Effects option
  • Turn off the Parallax Effects option

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 wiki :

Developer(s) Infinity Ward
Beenox (Remastered)
Publisher(s) Activision
Director(s) Jason West
Producer(s) Mark Rubin
  • Todd Alderman
  • Steve Fukuda
  • Mackey McCandlish
  • Zied Rieke
Artist(s) Richard Kriegler
Writer(s) Jesse Stern
Composer(s) Hans Zimmer
Lorne Balfe
Series Call of Duty
Engine IW 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360
  • macOS
  • PlayStation 4[a]
  • Xbox One[a]
Release Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

  • WW: November 10, 2009


  • WW: May 20, 2014

Campaign Remastered
PlayStation 4

  • WW: March 30, 2020

Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

  • WW: April 30, 2020
Genre(s) First-person shooter
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer