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**//Common Causes of Launcher Crashes//** * Ensure that any anti-virus software is OFF or disabled while installing, there is the possibility it can delete parts of the install. * The Steam overlay can cause crashes while enabled, disable it in Steam Settings > In-game > Uncheck the 'Enable the Steam Overlay while in-game' box. * MSI Afterburner if running prior to game launch will sometimes cause crashes... can be started after launch. * Any program which manages multiple screens can cause a crash... disable these. * If the MS Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable is not installed on laptop ... install. * Gaijin.net from War Thunder. If installed, causes crashes. If you got War Thunder outside of Steam this is installed. If you installed WT through Steam, it is not. * Windows kb4054518 update not installed. Negative, this will change the colour scheme of game... but usually will reset back to normal after exiting the game.