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I turned the V-sync on in Dirt 3 DX-11, and so far after 5 hours of playing, had no crashing.

Posting this with the hope it might help others out.
Edited by PcKiller - 5/28/11 at 1:42pm
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post #2 of 11
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I turned the V-sync on in Dirt 3 DX-11, and so far after 5 hours of playing, had no crashing.

Posting this with the hope it might help others out.
I'll give this a try, and let you know, but I think I did play with vsync once and had a crash, either way, I'll give it a try.
    
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I just had a crash after 7 hours. So this does not work sorry, I tired. Will keep trying other ideas
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Damn, I guess I'll wait for Codemasters to patch this.

Thanks for trying though!!!
    
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There is a crashing issue with the game? That's news for me. I've got all settings turned on ultra with V-sync turned on and running in DX11. Never had an issue with it.
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How do you turn DX11 on? I dont see a setting in the graphics options?
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There is a crashing issue with the game? That's news for me. I've got all settings turned on ultra with V-sync turned on and running in DX11. Never had an issue with it.
Welcome to the Club of the lucky people then.

Have a read here;

http://community.codemasters.com/for...ml#post7079658

Many people are affected with all kind of GPU's, nothing related to drivers sadly, Codemasters doesn't even know why it is happening, it's been happening since Dirt 2 to many people (Not to me, this all started with Dirt 3).

I hope they fix it soon.
    
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How do you turn DX11 on? I dont see a setting in the graphics options?
Should be automatic. If not I'm sure there is a config file somewhere that allows you to choose which version to use.
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post #9 of 11
Does the gravel on the road use DX11? if so its not on for me.

What Config file?
post #10 of 11
Yup it does crash more often when VSync is OFF..

It's poor codded console port..

I mean When I saw that my CPU usage is 90% on all four cores I was (much worse than CoD BO)

I haven't seen that high CPU usage since Prime95

And I'm running Q9550 @ 4GHz..

GPU usage is 99% so no bottleneck just I don't get it what processes are using that much CPU power when DIRT3 is running..

CHEERS..
     
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