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I know this has probably been answered on the internet before. Is it possible to be banned from a game for changing the screen resolution in the config file to something such as 5760x1080?smile.gif
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I know this has probably been answered on the internet before. Is it possible to be banned from a game for changing the screen resolution in the config file to something such as 5760x1080?smile.gif

No. They'd have no way of seeing a changed .ini file. Even if they could, I'd love to hear a developer's rationale for banning players based on their display preferences. Don't worry.
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Some games won't run super wide screen but there shouldn't be a risk of ban.

In some competitive games the extra FOV can be considered an advantage so I can see some rationale behind forcing a common aspect ratio.

http://www.wsgf.org/ is a good resource for wide screen gaming.

What games are you planning to play?
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Bioshock Infinite
Tomb Raider
BattleField 4

Edit: Thank you for all you help I have checked out the link that was mentioned above and now have all Eyefinity games running except Battlefield 4 as it just crashed when trying to change the options.
Edited by XxiChrisX - 1/8/14 at 2:18pm
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