Depending on your antivirus settings, it may repeatedly scan and block the game guard and game files every time you open the game, which will often result to files getting corrupted or files not being patched properly. Adding it to exemption list will exclude the files from being scanned.

Adding the Cabal Online files/folder in the exclusion list of your computer’s antivirus can help prevent and fix the following errors:

  • Game Guard Errors
    • Error has been detected by the hacking protection system
    • Game Guard doesn’t patch
  • Launcher Errors
    • Cabal doesn’t open after clicking the START button
    • Corrupted files


How to Add Exclusion List in Avast antivirus

  1. Open Avast program
  2. Go to “Settings” > then “General” category
  3. Scroll down and click “Exclusion
  4. In the “File paths” tab, click “browse” and select the Cabal Online PH folder
  5. Click OK to confirm
  6. Restart your PC and launch the game again

How to Add Exclusion List in ESET antivirus

  1. Open ESET program
  2. Press the F5 key to display the Advanced Setup window.
  3. From the Advanced Setup > click Antivirus and antispyware > Exclusions
  4. Click the “Add…” button
  5. Browse the Cabal Online PH folder, select the folder, then click OK
  6. Close the ESET and restart your PC.
  7. Launch the game

How to Add Exception List in AVG antivirus

  1. Open the AVG program
  2. Go to Options Menu > select Advanced settings
  3. In the left pane > select Exceptions
  4. In the right pane > click Add exception
  5. In drop-down menu of exception type, select Folder
  6. Browse the Cabal Online PH file/folder
  7. Click OK to confirm, then click OK again to save
  8. Restart your PC and launch the game again