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Poll Results: After recent driver updates and patches are you satisfied with performance given the visuals?

 
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Originally Posted by brettjv View Post

1) The DoF is WAAAY overdone, and it can't be toggled off/down via ingame settings. REALLY hope someone fixes that.
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I thought DoF was part of Post FX setting, along with motion blur!
I put mine on low, and to me the game looks much better smile.gif

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Has anyone been hit by the saved game bug? My saved games are in the folder like they should be, ProgramData/Orbit/46. But the game won't recognize it mad.gif Tried restarting the game, running as admin, nothing works. Tried starting a new game, and saving it in another save spot, and checked the folder and it's there with the original saved game, but the game still only recognizes that new one. This blows.

Did the driver uninstall/install do this or something? That's the only thing that happened between yesterday and today.

That suxs redface.gif
Maybe you should use the cloud save feature thinking.gif
Or maybe, messing about with that could fix it!

Thanks for the suggestion smile.gif But I ended up getting it. I looked on the Ubisoft forum, and Google, and many people have posted about the save game bug like I had, but no one has posted a fix yet. I just got my original save back though biggrin.gif I restarted the computer twice, and tried running FC3 as Admin both times, and it recognized my original saved game after the 2nd PC restart and running it as Admin. So, if anyone comes across this bug, just keep restarting the computer and running as Admin.

Running it now again, finally, with the .64's and the Maldo profile. Runs incredibly smooth, smoother than BF3 ever ran for me. In the beginning town, getting around 105fps with about 75% usage on each card, not hitting my framerate cap maybe because of that 3rd CPU core maxing out I think, but it's smooth as hell.
Edited by dph314 - 12/4/12 at 5:31pm
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Has anyone been hit by the saved game bug? My saved games are in the folder like they should be, ProgramData/Orbit/46. But the game won't recognize it mad.gif Tried restarting the game, running as admin, nothing works. Tried starting a new game, and saving it in another save spot, and checked the folder and it's there with the original saved game, but the game still only recognizes that new one. This blows.
Did the driver uninstall/install do this or something? That's the only thing that happened between yesterday and today.

It appears to have different saves based on which executable is being run. If you start in DX9 mode and then switch to DX11 (like I did) then you won't have your DX9 save games any more. I tried fooling with save game names but nothing helped. I eventually just renamed the executables so it is running the DX11 .exe with the DX9 name.
post #663 of 1920
where can i download the patch, a friend of mine needs it but he is on dialup, anyway??


also to the guys just starting, dont buy any guns just unlock radio towers. thumb.gif
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where can i download the patch, a friend of mine needs it but he is on dialup, anyway??
also to the guys just starting, dont buy any guns just unlock radio towers. thumb.gif

http://www.gamershell.com/download_96279.shtml

Edit: I see i linked the 1.01 patch, let me see if i can find the new one.

Edit : http://games.softpedia.com/get/Patch/Far-Cry-3-Patch.shtml
Edited by rck1984 - 12/4/12 at 5:48pm
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anybody else getting what seems like extreme microstutter on a cfx setup? it was looking really choppy with my two 7950s, nut with one its fine. anyone have any input?
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anybody else getting what seems like extreme microstutter on a cfx setup? it was looking really choppy with my two 7950s, nut with one its fine. anyone have any input?

I had it before, but it disappeared and i am not sure how.
Try capping your fps at 60 with MSI Afterburner, see if that helps.
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Been struggling this morning to get the new AMD 12.11 beta 11 drivers + cap 2 running, everything i tried (install/uninstall by CCC/Atiman/Driversweeper) resulted in low performance, errors and BSOD's.

I had this same error after installing the new cap and found an easier way to remove it. I just manually deleted the application profile and ran atiman and everything was back to normal. Sorry for not posting this sooner tho frown.gif
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I never use CAPs. Just wait for the next driver and it will be included. They are very buggy.
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Im having several issues with frames going from 80-40. I dont know whats up with it. Outside Im sitting around like 75 maxed to the brim at 1920x1080 but it keeps dropping to 40 sometimes 35 on and off randomly. Its making me angry!

Regretting owning 3 cards right about now.

Cant wait for crysis 3 to destroy my system as well. I dont know anymore.
Edited by That_guy3 - 12/4/12 at 6:36pm
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Is there any way to reduce the amount of objects/foilage phasing into view in a pixelated mess?
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