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I get that when I try to launch Metro 2033, any way to fix it beside re-downloading it all over again? kind of want to have that as last resort.
Edited by Zcypot - 5/5/11 at 8:31am
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I get that when I try to launch Metro 2033, any way to fix it beside re-downloading it all over again? kind of want to have that as last resort.
You have to download and install the Physx drivers. They can be found in your Metro 2033 folder or online.
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restart your comp. If that doesn't work navigate to C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Steam\\steamapps\\common\\Metro2033 and find the physx file....install it even if you have an ATI/AMD GPU. If it prompts for an uninstall when you click it, do so. Then reinstall.
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You have to download and install the Physx drivers. They can be found in your Metro 2033 folder or online.
I installed the physx from metro 2033 folder and still gave me the error. brb restarting just in case.
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Okay its working now thanks ^_^
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yes that happened to me and it was also the physics. glad you got it working.

i dont mean to highjack but what makes this game so stressful to the card? even sli gtx 580 am still at 50 to 60 fps all settings on high.
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yes that happened to me and it was also the physics. glad you got it working.

i dont mean to highjack but what makes this game so stressful to the card? even sli gtx 580 am still at 50 to 60 fps all settings on high.
I got around 70-90 with 580 in SLI with a few major dips in a few areas.

You should give this a read:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/4A_Engine
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Actually I was about to make a thread on AMD/ATI section, My cards GPUs load are all weird from 0-96%....
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I get that when I try to launch Metro 2033, any way to fix it beside re-downloading it all over again? kind of want to have that as last resort.
you using ATI card there is No PHYSX.
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Actually I was about to make a thread on AMD/ATI section, My cards GPUs load are all weird from 0-96%....
sorry to heard that i use to have the same problem with ATI card...I switch to nvidia all problem are GONE!!
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