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So I recently purchased a 7950, but I can't get Fraps to work in-game to see my fps in games that don't have a benchmark tool. I'm not sure if this a Windows 8 issue or GPU related. Currently I've try to get Fraps to work with Crysis, but no luck. I get a similar result using MSI's counter. Any ideas?
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Yeah it's crysis being in 64bit mode which sucks, and gives you no benefits.

 

Go into the crysis shortcut and change "Bin 64" to "Bin 32" and everything will suddenly work correctly. :)

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Oh, it seems you're right. Crysis was the only game giving issues with Fraps. So, my 7950 is OC'ed to 1100/1450 and has been a great upgrade from my 560ti. However there are two games that I'm not really seeing any improvement: GTAIV and Batman Arkham City. I understand that GTAIV is a poorly optimized game, but is Arkham City too? It's on high with DX11 off since I don't care for tessellation, yet I keep getting random FPS drops to 50fps and occasionally 40fps.
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No clue there.

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