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Poll Results: Did update break your BF3

 
  • 25% (22)
    Yes
  • 19% (17)
    No
  • 10% (9)
    Yes but it already had crash issues
  • 11% (10)
    No but it already had crash issues
  • 32% (28)
    Now it works better
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post #71 of 80
nvidia surround works! yay. also noticed shotguns are like tanks right now
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post #72 of 80
Did not see a change. Still get white screen when i start up and happens quite often. Once in game its all good never crashes.
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post #73 of 80
The patch installed OK, but I was constantly stuck at 'Loading Level' and couldn't get into a match. I reinstalled the game, reinstalled the patch, and now I can connect, but I get disconnected from the server almost as soon as the game loads.

I don't know if they fixed the eyefinity problems I was having, or if the game runs any better than it did, because I can no longer play it... rolleyes.gif
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post #74 of 80
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aesir View Post

I like the patch it runs smoother, pretty sure I got an increase in fps, and now the squad's are "fixed" I've got all I need. Before when joining a game with my friend all the squads were auto-populated with people who didn't know what to do with themselves and as a consequence my friend and I were forced to go it alone. Finding someone on your team who's not in a squad with you is quite difficult in a 64 man map, I give the patch an A+.

Friends, and I had this same issue with not being able to join squad together once we finally all made the same team.
Not having to deal with that will be nice. Patch also got rid of BF3.exe not responding errors, which I got on every new server change.
Overall giving it a A+ as well.
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You're mistaken if you think it helped squads. Now that squads are not auto join, no one joins them. I was on full 32m server earlier today, only two people on my team were in a squad. (One was me)

This goes to show you just how bad players can be, and/or are new to the game.
So many benefits to running with a full squad.
Edited by Precision_PC - 11/23/11 at 6:51pm
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post #75 of 80
Thread Starter 
now its crashed right after I join a server like 5/11 times

at least this crash only takes a monent and I just try a server again, but still, whats up
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post #76 of 80
Quote:
Originally Posted by R.D.BID View Post

My loading times are insane. I've had shorter wait times at the department of motor vehicles.

Likewise. My loading times haven't gotten better either.. I just thought my hard drive sucked.
post #77 of 80
Before: Sporadic crashes, disconnects, and failed start-ups. 60 FPS, High settings, Vsync ON.

After: Frequent failed start-ups, crashes after a given time without fail. 11FPS at bare minimum settings, Vsync off.
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post #78 of 80
Seems like it takes a little longer to load, but it's running much much better after the patch. Still get the same windows pop up and game crash the first time I try to load it. Then it works fine.
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post #79 of 80
better

using the 11.11a drivers too, both at the same time so idk wat really made it better.
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post #80 of 80
Mine got worse as in occasional freeze ups that last 3-5 seconds. But then I just installed a new sound card last night and thought that may be the issue. I didn't get to play on the patch prior to installation to really be able to tell.
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