Destiny 2 – Fix Problem reading game content error on Steam

Last Updated on October 14, 2019

Even since moving to steam, Destiny 2 players have been facing issues while connecting or even playing the game. We have already written an article on fixing common destiny 2 errors such as Weasel, Beaver & Chicken Error.

This article will focus on How we can fix problem reading game content error

How To Fix Problem reading game content error

This problem is really common, and a lot of my friends had it. The solution for this problem is pretty simple and Bungie has posted it themselves on their forums. Continue reading to find out.

To fix the “problem reading game content” error

  • Head to C:\Program Files(x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Destiny 2 (Default steam installation folder)
  • Delete the file “steam_appid.txt” file located inside the Destiny 2 folder

This can also happen to you if you have over 300 friends on Steam. There’s no fix for this as of now, other than removing some people from your list.

Comment below and let us know if this helped you out.

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