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Hey guys, just thought I'd share this fix i found a while back. I don't know who made it though. It basically gives you a higher performance, and graphics? I dont know how it works, but it does!

But here is a link: thumb.gif

http://www.mediafire.com/?m98kkt23w73hhns
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post #2 of 8
he basically changed the game to DX9 rolleyes.gif
no such thing as free performance
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post #3 of 8
The command r_api 0 sets it to DX9 to be more specific. That disables all the fancy DX10/11 features even if they're "enabled" in the config.
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Really? I never saw the difference. Still, I'd rather have the settings on very high and DX9 with 60FPS, than have the setting on Medium with Dx10 and only getting 30FPS like a was getting before.

And there is such thing as free performance. Its called overclocking. tongue.gif
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well DX11 looks better imo but it all depends on your preference.
and no overclocking make your chip use more energy so you technically may have to pay more for electricity tongue.gif
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We don't pay for electricity though?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by snipekill2445 View Post

We don't pay for electricity though?

Then you pay for overclocking through reduced lifetime of the component. You might not be affected by it if you sell it within 5 years, but it's dying as we speak.
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And I also upgrade generally every year. But I do get the point. However this fix does give me better FPS at higher settings. Period.
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