Players of EA Sports FIFA 12 have been playing a game of halves, first up was the wait for a patch to fix the opponent artificial intelligence in certain elements and after the patch had been installed; the some users have been experiencing the game crashing from time to time. Now EA have up with the solution to this problem and it comes in the form of instructions for each game format!
According to an EA Forum Community Manager, these are the fixes that solves the problem;
For the PlayStation 3;
In-game UGC File Deletion [Main Menu] -> [My Fifa 12] -> [ FIFA12 Profile] -> [SAVE/LOAD/DELETE] – Press the [Cross] button and choose delete – Choose your UGC file – Delete the file – Reboot the game.
PS3 XMB method to delete UGC File – Proceed to the PS3 XMB – Use the Left Analog stick to move left/right and choose the controller icon to the far right – Scroll down to Save Data Utility (PS3) – Choose your file “FIFA 12 – UGC Data 1 Contains UGC file” – Press the [Triangle] button and then choose Delete
For the Xbox 360;
In-game UGC File deletion [Main Menu] -> [My Fifa 12] -> [ FIFA12 Profile] -> [SAVE/LOAD/DELETE] – Press the [A] button and choose delete – Choose your UGC file – Delete the file – Reboot the game.
Dashboard Method to delete UGC File – Press the Xbox360 Guide button – Press the [Y] button to proceed to the Xbox Dashboard – [My Xbox] -> System Settings -> [Memory] -> [Hard Drive/MU] -> [Games] -> FIFA 12 – Delete UGC file
For the PC;
In-Game – [Main Menu] -> [My Fifa 12] -> [ FIFA12 Profile] -> [SAVE/LOAD/DELETE] – Choose the UGC file – Delete the file – Reboot the game.
File Explorer – Open the “My Documents” -> “FIFA 12” folder in File Explorer – You can manually delete the savefiles from that folder
Of course we no idea how well these “Fixes” work or not, so we would be interested in hearing from anyone who has tried them and what the result was.