Going into Options shows the settings for about 1 second then fades to darkness

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Issue Description:

Pressing Escape in game - can see the operative, penance, social, options, change op, quit game- when i press Options- i can see Interface, audio, video, keybindings, input for about 1 second then the screen fades to completly black - if i alt tab 2x i can see the menu with the above info again but again only lasts for 1 second then fades everything to black if i hit escape while its faded it goes back to the previous menu with the operative and penance . etc.

i am unable to make any changes in the options menu as i cant see anything.

Crash Report (If Applicable):
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NA
Error Displayed (If Applicable):
NA
Steps to Reproduce:
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  1. press escape while in game
  2. press options - and it will show the options menu for 1s then fade
  3. press esc to go back OR press alt + tab 2x to show the menu for 1 s again and repeate.

Mission Name (If Applicable):
NA happens in mission and in the hub

Platform:
[Steam/Microsoft Store]
Steam
Player ID:
[Steam ID/Steam Profile URL/GamerTag]

Approx. Time of Issue & Timezone:
[MM/DD/YYYY, 00:00AM/PM] [TIMEZONE]
11/17/2022, Right at launch 10:15ish AM and continusly happening - GMT

Reproduction Rate:
Once - Rare (<10%) - Unusual (<25%) - Common (<50%) - Often (<75%) - Constant (100%)
Constant 100%E

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- this image when using snip tool freezes the screen when i capture so it is easily visible the menu - however after 1s this menu fades away to black.

Upload Console Log:

  1. Press the Windows key + R
  2. Enter %appdata% within the search input and select ‘OK’
  3. Navigate to AppData\Roaming\Fatshark\Darktide\console_logs
  4. Locate the console log that corresponds with the session in which the issue occurred, by looking at the timestamps in the log names
  5. Upload here
    console-2022-11-17-18.24.48-173dafd0-81fa-4d7c-a1fb-cc95d85ac7a4.log (32.8 KB)
    console-2022-11-17-18.27.55-8db38f10-8c4f-48dd-a3e0-173388e97969.log (512.2 KB)
    console-2022-11-17-23.12.23-b1397f54-43da-4094-9177-7daa3e17c83d.log (63.0 KB)

Upload user_settings.config:

  1. Press the Windows key + R
  2. Enter %appdata% within the search input and select ‘OK’
  3. Navigate to AppData\Roaming\Fatshark\Darktide
  4. Locate the user_settings.config in this directory
  5. Upload here
    user_settings.config (3.1 KB)

I figured out a fix for this - my monitor is a ROG XG27UQR - the fix was going IN game clicking on the options menu - then going into the settings on monitor and turning ON dynamic Dimming. - works fine now.