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Borderlands 2 is CPU limited more than GPU limited.
http://www.techspot.com/review/577-borderlands-2-performance/




Edited by ./Cy4n1d3\. - 9/23/12 at 11:45am
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They were just example programs, I knew about the fact Fraps can fix the issues too, I'm not immune to google and I did read the previous posts. They are just suggestions of what programs can effect games from previous experiences etc.... Y'know, Tips for "Any game".
I love how no one actually focuses on the fact I'm trying to add some extra information here to try and help people, instead gets read in the wrong context and wastes everyone else's time including my own, including me having to write this.

Dude, don't get your panties in a wad. I knew you were going over basic troubleshooting and I appreciate it. I am sure we all did.

I was just referencing the weird anomaly as no more than a joke. Hints the tongue.gif at the end...
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Dude, don't get your panties in a wad. I knew you were going over basic troubleshooting and I appreciate it. I am sure we all did.
I was just referencing the weird anomaly as no more than a joke. Hints the tongue.gif at the end...

Well then, I guess I made the mistake of reading it out of context, not you. Haha, what a turn around that was. "Oh well, back to cleaning I guesses".

+ Rep if you can guess what game that quote is off!
    
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Does anyone know how to edit the willow.ini as described in the article?

http://www.techspot.com/review/577-borderlands-2-performance/page5.html

My 7970 with everything set to max (with physx set to low) on my stock 3570k sits at about 80% usage at a constant 60fps @ 2560x1440 catleap. When I turned physx to high my fps ***** the bed. Like down to 20fps during fights.
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Does anyone know how to edit the willow.ini as described in the article?
http://www.techspot.com/review/577-borderlands-2-performance/page5.html
My 7970 with everything set to max (with physx set to low) on my stock 3570k sits at about 80% usage at a constant 60fps @ 2560x1440 catleap. When I turned physx to high my fps ***** the bed. Like down to 20fps during fights.

Editing the willow file to "2" is the same as setting the physx from low = 0, to high = 2.
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I've chalked it up as a badly coded game from the start. I've given up. frown.gif

12 FPS with my sig rig isn't cool at all (PhysX on "Low" or in other words, off).
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Game plays fine with drivers 301.42, just no SLi. The only problem I'm having is how slow items (money, ammo, etc) render when you open a chest, box, etc. They stay "blobby" for a few seconds, then render correctly. Everything else is fine.
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I've chalked it up as a badly coded game from the start. I've given up. frown.gif
12 FPS with my sig rig isn't cool at all (PhysX on "Low" or in other words, off).

I have an almost identical system as yourself and I get 100% smooth 60FPS constant @ 2560x1440. I don't know what to tell ya. I'm using 12.6 drivers with no CAPs.
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Editing the willow file to "2" is the same as setting the physx from low = 0, to high = 2.

Yep just figured that out now that i've edited the ini.

No change - physx does not work for me. Frames drop to 30fps or below while cpu and gpu remain basically unchanged. So much for offloading physx to my 3570k.
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Game plays fine with drivers 301.42, just no SLi. The only problem I'm having is how slow items (money, ammo, etc) render when you open a chest, box, etc. They stay "blobby" for a few seconds, then render correctly. Everything else is fine.

The first one took a second to render as well, fun game, just seems badly coded maybe.
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