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How To Save In Fallout 76

If you are struggling to figure out how to save your game in Fallout 76, we have the perfect guide to help you.
How To Save In Fallout 76

Although Fallout 76 is the latest game in the Fallout Series, it stands out as one of the more unique Fallout experiences. Bethesda has famously made the game series a single-player RPG experience, but Fallout 76 is different. Fallout 76 is a live-service game and as such, it does not function the same as a normal single-player game.

That means that there are events happening in the game, you are meeting other players, and more. But that does beg the question, how do you save your game in Fallout 76? Here, we will go over everything you need to know about saving your game in Fallout 76 so you do not have to worry about losing your progress.

How To Manually Save Your Game In Fallout 76

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Fallout 76 is an online game unlike the other Fallout games made by Bethesda. (Picture: Bethesda)

Normally, Bethesda games will just have you open up your menu to save your game. After all, it is the most simple way to manually save your game. However, you cannot pause the world of Fallout 76 due to the fact that the game is constantly online. If you are playing Fallout 76, you are online and the world does not stop playing.

But there is still a way to save your game in Fallout 76. The first thing you need to do is open up your map. From there, you will access the game menu. From that point, simply quit your game to go back to the main menu. Quitting out the game this way guarantees that you log out of the server safely and the Fallout 76 game servers will update and keep a record of what you have done. The game is saved on the servers, so it will not be recorded on whatever system you are using the play the game.

Does Fallout 76 Have An Auto-Save System?

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Manually quitting your game is the best way to make sure your data save in Fallout 76. (Picture: Bethesda)

Due to the nature of the game being constantly online, yes, Fallout 76 does have an auto-save feature for players. The game servers are constantly recording what you are doing in Fallout 76, so most of the time, players do not have to worry about losing their save data.

That is of course unless you do not quit the game through the main menu. If you suddenly log out of the game or you crash or disconnect, there is a small chance that your data will not save and you might lose progression. To prevent that, always make sure you quit the game through the game menu. If you do that, you run no risk of losing your save data.