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I have a pretty bad computer, so i have to play this game on low graphics.
I am ok for most parts, but when going into a big battle place, my FPS decreases a lot. Just wondering (because i'm new to FEAR) if there was a config, or extra commands for the autoexec for a performance boost.

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Tweakguides.com's FEAR Tweak Guide
http://www.tweakguides.com/FEAR_1.html

Should help alot
    
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Tweakguides.com's FEAR Tweak Guide
http://www.tweakguides.com/FEAR_1.html

Should help alot
I had a look at this before, but it said the basics like "make sure your effects are set to minimal" and stuff like that, stuff that's common sence
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sorry to inform you, but FEAR is a higly demanding game. the more 'information' you PC has to work on the more you're pc will lag. the more screen 'detailes' your videocard has to work, the more it will decreasing in fps. (noticable in pitch black rooms (fps goes to 250 +) and in normal rooms)

i'm really sorry to say but FEAR as i know doesn't lett you control the cfg (config) as much as RTCW: ET does. so maybe you get a little increasment but not much. maybe it's time to get an new one. (not saying cause i can, cause i have to work very hard for it also )

hope this help a bit

(btw, to get the full experience of FEAR, go get FULL graphics )
post #5 of 7
if you are running xfire or fraps, turn them off.

they seem to interfere terribly.

when I had xfire on, I couldn't get past 20FPS
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Originally Posted by D3DAiM View Post
if you are running xfire or fraps, turn them off.

they seem to interfere terribly.

when I had xfire on, I couldn't get past 20FPS
i've hear alot people say that but never had the experience with that (running Xfire and Fraps). not saying that your wrong but imo with my rig it's ballony
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Hmm, well i was thinking about getting a new card..

You reckon i could get a good one, Cost range about.. 150 - 200 bucks
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