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Hello OCN,

So yesterday before my OS took a dump and I had to resinstall(prob the reason it was not working). I was trying to play a few games with my new 3 monitor setup @ 5876x1200 resolution. BFBC2 Worked fine it was easy to setup, just alt+enter and set the resolution, But other games like LoL, Dirt 2, Dragon Age 2, a few others just made my screens flicker in and out as it was out of its resolution range. Eventually making the monitors going to sleep.

How do you guys set up your settings in your games?

So far I installed LoL, since its only like 2 gig game, and eyefinity seemed to have worked well. Installing other games now, I will check how they perform later.
Edited by Zcypot - 5/4/11 at 3:16pm
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post #2 of 9
Just use the ingame options to set the resolution. Not all games like that high resolution though, so some games will refuse to work with more than one monitor.
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Normaly the Eyefinity Rez is under the 16:9 setting for most games. I got it to work on LOL, Dirt2 Feels like its made for eyefinity. <3,

I play at 5760 x 1200.

PS: @ Avatar, Love Spice and wolf.
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Originally Posted by burning_kittins View Post
Normaly the Eyefinity Rez is under the 16:9 setting for most games. I got it to work on LOL, Dirt2 Feels like its made for eyefinity. <3,

I play at 5760 x 1200.

PS: @ Avatar, Love Spice and wolf.
using the bezel correction it should be 6048x1200.
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using the bezel correction it should be 6048x1200.
Not everyones bezals are the same size.

Also i dont use it because it gets anoying have words and other things hiding behind it.
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I c, k thanks guys. So far Most games I have installed are working fine.

yes, Dirt 2 is amazing with eyefinity, and spice and wolf is also amazing .
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Quote:
Originally Posted by burning_kittins View Post
Not everyones bezals are the same size.

Also i dont use it because it gets anoying have words and other things hiding behind it.
never thought about the different bezel size....i just know when i have the correction on the games give me 6048x1200 option by default.

i find it the opposite....to me it looks bad when its split like that in a game. bezel correction makes it look much more natural. i can see your point for normal desktop use, but its easy to overcome with so much desktop space.
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If the resolution is listed in the settings, it should work. Hmmm...



Anyhow, have you thought of portrait eyefinity? It's somewhat more supported. And it also makes things look as if you are looking through a window into another reality, instead of a pixellated monitor.
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I have not tried portrait yet, I have a temporary table because my old one was not big enough and it is not very organized to move my monitors around atm. But I was thinking about portrait. Though for League of Legends Landscape really gives a good advantage with the huge field of view .

So I straightened out my monitors a little bit more instead of having them angled, and did another bezel correction thing. I am at 5988x1200 resolution.
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