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post #11 of 19
The game performs terribly on my NVIDIA surround setup (GTX 580 SLI). You are exactly correct once I tried to go back to 1 screen it squished everything. I ended up giving up on 3 monitors as the bulk of games perform terribly. So that was my fix. As for those of you that want to maintain 3 monitors I would try disabling surround in nvidia control panel before playing the game and then re-enabling it when you are done.
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The game performs terribly on my NVIDIA surround setup (GTX 580 SLI). You are exactly correct once I tried to go back to 1 screen it squished everything. I ended up giving up on 3 monitors as the bulk of games perform terribly. So that was my fix. As for those of you that want to maintain 3 monitors I would try disabling surround in nvidia control panel before playing the game and then re-enabling it when you are done.

Game performs terribly on my 3-way SLi 580 setup. 40ish FPS on lowest settings, 1600p, one monitor.
 
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My SLI 670 rig does this crap.... squishy screen when @ 1920 x 1080. Triple head setup runs ~40 FPS with everything maxed (but dips into 20's). I wanted a smooth experience so I swapped to a single screen resolution... fail = squished screen.

I've never had this happen on any other game either lol? I don't want to have to swap between surround on/off just to play one game... grrrr
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post #14 of 19
As I posted in the other Far Cry 3 thread:

The desktop and in-game resolutions must share the same aspect ratio or there will be compression or stretching. So disable your side monitors and set the desktop and game to 2560x1440 (or whatever the native or desired resolution is) and it should resolve the horizontal compression.

Stupid and poorly coded, absolutely. But hey, Ubisoft. Far Cry 2 had the exact same desktop/in-game resolution shenanigans.
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anyone know how to change the fov in eyefinity?
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anyone know how to change the fov in eyefinity?

If your desktop resolution and game resolutions are the same (as zinfinion state above) you should have a FOV slider bar under video options in game. The only time I noticed that it wasn't modifiable was when my desktop and in game resolutions weren't the same.
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Game performs terribly on my 3-way SLi 580 setup. 40ish FPS on lowest settings, 1600p, one monitor.

I'm running triple sceen with a 4gb 670 and it's pretty decent. I have everything medium excpet textures high, and I think 2xaa. I stay in the 40s almost all the time and dip into the 30s very rarely. Wonder if it's just an SLI problem. Have you tried just using one card?
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If your desktop resolution and game resolutions are the same (as zinfinion state above) you should have a FOV slider bar under video options in game. The only time I noticed that it wasn't modifiable was when my desktop and in game resolutions weren't the same.

The fov slider option is there but does not work
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I've messed with the FOV a lot to no avail. I settled on playing at 4800x900 or something like that. It still looks great but it's sad that my rig can't run it on ultra in 5760x1080 haha.
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