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You only get full graphics in windowed mode, It's small I know but I kept having this feeling something was missing from the scenery and then it hit me, actual rays and lens flares from the sun are simply not there where they should be. While small this does add a lot to scenery as a whole and the landscape looks too clear.

http://steamcommunity.com/app/203160/discussions/0/846947231090179422/

Fullscreen left. Windowed right. More at the link. This affects both AMD and Nvidia GPUs.




Some additional info from the Eidos Forums: http://forums.eidosgames.com/showthread.php?t=133983

Some posters report that WindowedBorderless works, some report not. You can try for yourself and see: http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2675769

WindowedBorderless instructions courtesy of Slightly skewed:
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- Launch TR, but instead of using the options in the launcher, go into graphic options in-game and disable fullscreen AND exclusive fullscreen.
- Game should be windowed. Right click on WindowedBorderless icon in the tray and click on ""Add Window (F3)".
- Switch to game window and hit F3, now it should be borderless.
Very easy to do.


Attn Mods: While no actual news sources have picked up on this AFAIK, I feel it is of enough magnitude and has been verified by enough people as to be worthy of a post in the news section. If that is not the case, feel free to move it to PC Gaming.
Edited by zinfinion - 3/7/13 at 2:21pm
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now i know to play it in windowed mode

I think it's plausible to believe that Crystal Dynamics has a few bugs to work out (cough cough TressFX cough)
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yeah they needa fix this fast. kinda makes me not want to play it till it's fixed because window mode at 7680x1440? HAH!
 
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What a rediculous issue. I'm glad I'm not a big TR fan, or I'd be upset. Windowed modes make it too hard for me to get into a game.
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Pulled from the Eidos thread.

http://forums.eidosgames.com/showpost.php?p=1874670&postcount=33
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When in-game, can you try toggling aspect ratio from one setting to another, then back. This has worked for some people, and may serve as a work-around until this is properly fixed.

Seems like there is no one fix for everyone.
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How is it that a light in front of her makes her butt brighter!?
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How is it that a light in front of her makes her butt brighter!?

The same way a bulb lights a whole room?
    
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Not only does she run like she suffers from an inner ear infection, she also seems to have asthma.


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all i read is blah blah blah....there is a fullscreen option in the graphics menu.
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all i read is blah blah blah....there is a fullscreen option in the graphics menu.

i don't think you get it? lachen.gif
 
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