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First of all, why don't you make your own thread for help with your problem. It'll get a lot more views and attention.

Second, sounds to me like improper configuration. Reinstall drivers, make sure crossfire is enabled, make sure you're using your primary driver as your display out, check any overclocks you might have and temperatures.

Issue has been rectified....thanks for your input.
 
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Issue has been rectified....thanks for your input.

Glad to hear, anything to help haha.
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I just started the game over and I just noticed this look alike
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I just started the game over and I just noticed this look alike Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


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I am running the 13.2b6 drivers and something is very odd in Far Cry 3. I have vsync on as without it even though I am under 60 fps the tearing is terrible. So, for the first 20-30 minutes of playing the game my FPS will be locked in at 30FPS and then something happens and all of a sudden the game plays at around 50 fps and higher for most if not all of the time.

Anyone have this is issue? What is going on? I see my GPU usage with afterburner and it doesn't change what so ever.

So strange.
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I am running the 13.2b6 drivers and something is very odd in Far Cry 3. I have vsync on as without it even though I am under 60 fps the tearing is terrible. So, for the first 20-30 minutes of playing the game my FPS will be locked in at 30FPS and then something happens and all of a sudden the game plays at around 50 fps and higher for most if not all of the time.

Anyone have this is issue? What is going on? I see my GPU usage with afterburner and it doesn't change what so ever.

So strange.

What are the IQ settings you're using? Is Vsync set to 1 Frame or 2 Frames?
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Yea like eXXon said, there are two vsync settings, one that caps the FPS at 30 and the other caps it at 60.
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post #1788 of 1920
I have a similar issue and it doesn't matter which setting I use. The frame 2 will just lock it at 30 while frame 1 will lock at 60 but it will drop to 30 and stay there randomly for a bit, while usage stays around 60%. Tried different drivers and nothing changes. But it is still very playable. I guess it is optimization issue. Everything is set to ultra except aa
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What are the IQ settings you're using? Is Vsync set to 1 Frame or 2 Frames?

Quality is set to the ultra setting and vsync is 1 frame or else I get major mouse lag on 2 frame. The mouse lag on vsync 2 frames is just ridiculous... I couldn't even play the game with it.

EDIT an possibly important

I figured out that when I start the game with the 13.2b6 CCC drivers that I get 30FPS locked and my card is running at a little over 50 percent. I then turn vsync off and then on to vsync 1 frame again and my card is running at 100 percent and I am locked in at 60 FPS. This is either one broken game or some bad drivers on AMD's part - either way it is annoying, but now I know how to get my performance perfect every time.

Is this happening to anyone else?
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Hey guys, which file do you change to get surround/eyefinity working? When I launch FC3, it says "no suitable display settings". rolleyes.gif
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