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Your Fallout 4 digital pre-order on Xbox One might be the wrong file

If you've already got your Xbox One digital pre-order sorted for Fallout 4 (opens in new tab), Bethesda has announced (opens in new tab) that you might have the wrong file on your hard drive. Don't worry though, it's not the end of the world as you know it. There's an easy fix.

If you pre-ordered before October 27th and you're not using Instant On power mode then you might have the incorrect 'stub file.' This needs deleted and then the title needs to be reinstalled. Just follow the steps below as outlined by the Bethesda forum post (opens in new tab). Now you're ready for the end of the world.

1. Navigate to My Games & Apps.
2. Find the title's tile in Games.
3. With the tile highlighted, press the [Menu] button on your controller.
4. Select Manage Game.
5. In the Manage Game screen, select the storage device the game is currently installed to.
6. Select Uninstall.
7. Once the game has uninstalled, return to My Games & Apps.
8. Scroll right to the "Ready to Install" section under Games.
9. Highlight the title's tile.
10. Press [A] to select.
11. Choose Install

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Louise Blain
Louise Blain

Louise Blain is a journalist and broadcaster specialising in gaming, technology, and entertainment. She is the presenter of BBC Radio 3’s monthly Sound of Gaming show and has a weekly consumer tech slot on BBC Radio Scotland. She can also be found on BBC Radio 4, BBC Five Live, Netflix UK's YouTube Channel, and on The Evolution of Horror podcast. As well as her work on GamesRadar, Louise writes for NME, T3, and TechRadar. When she’s not working, you can probably find her watching horror movies or playing an Assassin’s Creed game and getting distracted by Photo Mode.