1 - Start game via Steam (no additional launch options made to steam for Arma3 alpha)
2 - Select 'Play'
3 - Select 'Multiplayer'
4 - Filter set to 'wasteland'
5 - Sort by ping
6 - Select low ping server ~ sub 50ms
7 - Wait for mission to load
8 - Select a side (usually either Blue or Green)
*****CRASHES/LOCKS OCCUR AFTER STEP 8*****
- Game either crashes/locks up at loading screen
- Game either crashes/locks up during game
Symptom of crash/lock up is no updates to screen, alt-tab no longer functions. Ctrl-Alt-Delete then select 'Start Task Manager', this then displays the following error message displayed on the desktop.
"Alpha Arma3 has stopped responding"