Street Fighter IV

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Street Fighter IV
Street Fighter IV cover
Release dates
Windows July 3, 2009
Street Fighter IV guide at StrategyWiki
Street Fighter IV at Wikipedia
Street Fighter
Street Fighter 1988
Street Fighter II 1992
Super Street Fighter II Turbo 1995
X-Men vs. Street Fighter 1996
Super Street Fighter II 1996
Street Fighter Alpha: Warriors' Dreams 1998
Street Fighter Alpha 2 1997
Street Fighter IV 2009
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2011
Street Fighter X Tekken 2012
Ultra Street Fighter IV 2014
Street Fighter V 2016
Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection 2018

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Official forums
Street Fighter IV Subreddit
Street Fighter Wiki
Strategy guides


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
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SecuROM 7 DRM.
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All versions require Games for Windows - LIVE DRM.[Note 1]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/21660/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/21660/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Toggle with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
In-game Vsync is broken.[1]
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Locked to 60fps; fixed frame rate has to be enabled to prevent broken game speed.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Sound settings.
Sound settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Background music, sound effects, voice
Surround sound
Auto configures up to 5.1 output[2]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

"Fatal Error: An unhandled error occured / Game won't start on Windows 10"[edit]

Update Games for Windows - LIVE[citation needed]
  1. Uninstall Microsoft Games for Windows Marketplace and Microsoft Games for Windows - LIVE Redistributable.
  2. Install the Games for Windows Marketplace Client.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium4 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600
ATI Radeon X1600
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
Nvidia GeForce 8600
ATI Radeon X1900
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support


  1. Games for Windows - LIVE DRM features: Legacy activation, local profile support unknown.
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/21660/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (21660) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.