Tom Clancy's The Division

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Tom Clancy's The Division
Tom Clancy's The Division cover
Ubisoft Massive
Ubisoft Reflections
Ubisoft Red Storm
Ubisoft Annecy[1]
Snowdrop Engine
Release dates
Windows March 8, 2016

Key points

DirectX12 added on December 15, 2016.[2]
Requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.[2]

General information

Official Website
Steam Community Discussions


All versions require Uplay DRM and a constant internet connection.[2]

Version differences[edit]

The Gold Edition contains the base game and the season pass.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Season Pass Includes the Underground, Survival, and Last Stand expansions (scheduled to be released throughout 2016), as well as a few exclusive weapons, outfits, and skins.
Marine Forces Outfits Pack Steam, Uplay
Military Specialists Outfits Pack Steam, Uplay

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Tom Clancy's The Division

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Ingame video settings.
Ingame video settings.
Ingame graphics settings.
Ingame graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Most cutscenes are pillarboxed 16:9.[3]
Most cutscenes are pillarboxed 16:9.[3]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
SMAA (Ultra, High, Medium, Low, Off) & always on TAA[4]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
also includes "Auto"
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Some keys bind to two actions and can't be separated (Ex: Melee and View Player Info)
Mouse acceleration
Is off by default, can be enabled or vice versa.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Supports simultaneous XInput and M+KB, good for Steam Controller
Controller remapping
Four presets available
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback

Audio settings[edit]

Ingame audio settings.
Ingame audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Three sliders: Music, SFX & Dialogue
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Can be toggled in the options menu


Language UI Audio CC Notes
Brazilian Portuguese
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese


Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
1 to 4 players in co-op mode and up to 24 players in PvP area

VR support[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

DX12 Window/Fullscreen Alt+tab crashes[edit]

Disable overlays[citation needed]
  1. Disable the overlay:
    • Steam: right click on game, properties, uncheck enable Steam overlay.
    • Uplay: right click Uplay tray icon (near clock), settings (hamburger nav button in top left), uncheck enable overlay in supported games.
  2. If the problem remains, go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Tom Clancy's The Division\ and delete everything except user.bindings.
  3. Restart/start the game and fix your graphics settings if needed (set it to Dx12 again).

FPS boost[edit]

Delete settings files[5][citation needed]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Tom Clancy's The Division\
  2. Delete everything except user.bindings.
  3. Start the game and fix your graphics settings.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11, 12
64-bit executable


Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video 1.995j

System requirements[edit]

A 64-bit system is required.
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) AMD FX-6100
Intel Core i5-2400
AMD FX-8350
Intel Core i7-3770
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 40 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 7770
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
AMD Radeon R9 290
Nvidia GeForce GTX 970
DirectX 11 compatible
Supported NVIDIA cards at time of release
• GeForce GTX500 series: GeForce GTX560 (2 GB VRAM) or better 
• GeForce GTX600 series: GeForce GTX660 or better 
• GeForce GTX700 series: GeForce GTX760 or better 
• GeForce GTX900 Titan series: GeForce GTX960 or better
Supported AMD cards at time of release
• Radeon HD7000 series: Radeon HD7770 (2 GB VRAM) or better 
• Radeon 200 series: Radeon R7 270 or better 
• Radeon 300/Fury X series: Radeon R7 370 or better


  1. Ubisoft Annecy Takes On The Division - UbiBlog - Ubisoft®
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 PC Patch Now Live and Server Maintenance: December 15th
  3. 3.0 3.1 Tom Clancy's The Division | WSGF
  4. Tom Clancy's The Division Graphics & Performance Guide | GeForce
  5. FPS Boost for PC Players