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Hello folks!

So I was thinking of playing through Mafia 2 again, but I can't find anywhere to put the refresh rate to 120hz.

Anyone know how? Tried searching around but found nothing.

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setting monitor to 120hz and turning on v-sync doesn't do it?
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Well when I run benchmark it says 60hz up in the corner!
    
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post #4 of 17
How you tested the FPS on other games? Could be a driver issue.

Also try checking the ini file.

Mafia 2 is pretty old so not sure how many people still have it installed.
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I don't have it installed any more and a I don't have a 120Hz monitor...but I know I still was getting over 60fps if I didn't have my Vsync turned on. So something is up...the game doesn't soft cap you at 60fps or anything.
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post #6 of 17
Try forcing the refresh rate in the NVIDIA control panel.

Program Settings -> Add EXE -> Preferred refresh rate -> Highest Available
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post #7 of 17
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Originally Posted by evilferret View Post

How you tested the FPS on other games? Could be a driver issue.

Also try checking the ini file.

Mafia 2 is pretty old so not sure how many people still have it installed.

I tried finding a .ini file, but failed to find one! Both fps and 120hz is fine in other games.
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Originally Posted by Vagrant Storm View Post

I don't have it installed any more and a I don't have a 120Hz monitor...but I know I still was getting over 60fps if I didn't have my Vsync turned on. So something is up...the game doesn't soft cap you at 60fps or anything.

It's not that I don't get over 60fps, but in the benchmark it clearly says 60hz in the top left corner. I never play with vsync on, it's the spawn of satan heh..
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Originally Posted by NitrousX View Post

Try forcing the refresh rate in the NVIDIA control panel.

Program Settings -> Add EXE -> Preferred refresh rate -> Highest Available

Thanks, will try that!


Thanks guys!




EDIT: For some reason it seems to have fixed itself on its own now! Weird stuff.. Still says 60hz in the benchmark though.
Edited by go4life - 10/24/13 at 1:40pm
    
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There was a benchmark? I had only used FRAPS with it. whoops...wonder how I missed that?
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There was a benchmark? I had only used FRAPS with it. whoops...wonder how I missed that?

Haha. If memory serves me right the benchmark was on the main menu or at the bottom of the video options.
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Haha. If memory serves me right the benchmark was on the main menu or at the bottom of the video options.

Well I do typically just use FRAPS and adjust settings as needed during game play. They don't always cover all the bases in a built in benchmark...especially in games that use PhysX. So I might have purposely ignored it. Been a while since I've played it...only played it once...dat ending...ugg I did not like it.

I was always hoping for a DLC or something that added a final mission that let you change things
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