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I'v been meaning to join OCN for a while and this issue pushed me to do it.

I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 with a Nvidia Geforce 7025 motherboard and a AMD Radeon HD 6670 video card.
(all tied in with 8 gigs of RAM.)

in every sense i should be able to run this game. That's not the case however.
the video below shows the framerate, slowdowns, and sound drops perfectly. me recording video did not make this problem worse. everything you see in it is exactly how it looks every time i start up this game.

For those of you who can't view the youtube video: My computer will attempt to run the game, but at an extremely slowed down and choppy speed. this includes the intro, menu, gameplay, and cutscenes.




I guess I'm asking if anyone has encountered these kinds of problems with games before, and how they fixed the issue.
(i also have this problem on dues ex but i figure if i find a way to get this fixed it'll fix that too)

if you need any more information about my PC or I left out any other important information just ask. I'll be here all day.
Edited by Sneeman - 3/4/12 at 3:48pm
post #2 of 8
are you using steam?
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I have the problem every once in a while. I just have to restart my computer. What drivers are you using?
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We'll need cpu,ram,video card specs.You know,the whole nine yards.To add your system specs,left click on "my profile", and then "create a new rig".

That will help us a lot more.
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post #5 of 8
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@Lazloisdavrock no i'm not using steam.

@importflip i'll try to find out. i'm using what the computer came with. I won't lie. i'm still learning.

@fishfan I'll get right on it. in case you guys want to see and advanced preview, This is the exact computer i bought. nothing's changed on it yet.
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saints row 3 is a steamworks game, if you're not using steam, you pirated the game.
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post #7 of 8
Try alt+Enter or alt+tab then alt+Enter. Basically minimize and restore or get it down to a window then back to fullscreen.

I have had this happen to me a couple times with SR3 thumb.gif
     
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I have to lock this down as we can't give any support to ilegal copies of a game, sorry.

Read the forum ToS. thumb.gif
    
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