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Hey guys, I recently got Dirt 3 as part of that Russian free code offer that was going on. Anyways, when i installed it and played it, i noticed that there were slight discolorations. For instance, when first starting, the little Steam icon pops up in the bottom corner with the serial code. However, the robotic arm Steam icon is colored in red. Also, in the main menu, the sun is purple/red. It is very odd. However, when i try to take a screenshot, the screenshot comes out normal. Also, I noticed that this only happens in fullscreen.
Any idea what it can be? Any way to fix it?
Thanks in advance guys.


EDIT: Sort of like this, except only on small things. Like the sun (only in the menu), The Youtube Sign, and all of the small buttons and options while playing game. (My name, the split time, things like that) Otherwise, the actual car and landscape textures while racing are prestine.



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Are you overclocking at all? Are you using the latest AMD drivers for your video card?
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Any time I use fraps to screenshot or record it looks like that screenshot, but the game looks fine. Weird that you have the backwards problem
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In Document/My Games/Dirt 3/Hardwaresettigns
open hardware_settings_config and change directx forcedx9 from "false" to "true".

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Had the same problem, and this worked for me.
    
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Thanks very much pash1k. +rep
    
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