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Hi GUys

I'm having a little trouble with my new card & BF2142.

I've set all the graphics options via the Catalyst control panel (4xAA, 4xAF, etc) but when I get into the action on BF2142 there is no AA, no AF and the graphics look pish.........am I missing something?

Need help here coz I wanna play tonight

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BF2142 probably ignores the settings "forced" by ccc

Set AA and AF in the game
    
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maybe, i'll try it but the textures look bland too. I'm sure its a driver issue
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Probably not. Most new games ignore ccc and set things themselves.

CCC is good for making old games like UT2004 look really good
    
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so what should I have the rest of the settings set too?

Does Bf2142 look good with your card?

And what drivers do you use?
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Yes
    
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what settings do you have ion the catalyst for BF2142?
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I don't have BF2142, but all the recent games I've played like HL2, Oblivion, FEAR, CoJ, and such all ignore most visual settings in ccc and use the ones in the game's menu;

So it won't matter what you set really in ccc, you can leave it at defaults, or turn it all up to max so older games you play will look better (much better)

If you set all the advanced driver stuff and minimap stuff it even makes UT look pretty good by todays standards, even adding complexity to the textures, so you can walk all the way up to a texture in UT and it will look like it has grooves, or it is rocky, etc, even seems to try to base it on what the tex looks like
    
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I'm pretty sure that CCC settings do have an impact on games...it's how I run AF in Oblivion after all.

As for BF2142, I remember seeing some screenshots and I thought they were pretty bland and ugly; might just be the game.

Edit: Here's the thread with the screens I mentioned...
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so what should I have the rest of the settings set too?

Does Bf2142 look good with your card?

And what drivers do you use?
can u tell me what brand is your x1950xtx?
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