If you’re frustrated by the Palworld Dedicated Server not saving your progress, don’t worry. There’s a simple and effective solution that will restore your game data in no time.
Follow these easy steps to troubleshoot and resolve the issue.
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Fix 1: Contact Palworld Support
If issues persist, use the “Report Bugs & Issues” form in the in-game menu to reach Palworld support.
Fix 2: Transfer Local Save to Dedicated Server
- Disable Steam Cloud save.
- Locate the savegame folder with the modification date.
- Find the backup folder, copy its contents, and replace the save folder items.
- Launch the game, load your backup, perform an action, and exit.
- Reactivate Steam Cloud backup, launch the game, and opt to retain local files.
Fix 3: Utilize the Save Data Recovery System
Palworld features a Save Data Recovery System for restoring data from backups in case of major issues or bugs.
Fix 4: Check Date Modified of Dedicated Server Files
Examine “Date Modified” of server files; if it matches server start, there might be progress-saving issues.
Fix 5: Close and Restart the Dedicated Server
In case of minor outages or potential progress loss, close and restart the server to compel a save operation.