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Okay, just got Assassin's Creed on the PC via steam and whenever i set my monitor to anything over 1680x1050 the multisampling option becomes grayed out, anyone have a clue why i can use multisampling at 1680x1050 but not at my native 1920x1200????
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It probably thinks the performance penalty, or vmem usage will be too much. A few other games do this as well.

Just force AA in the drivers.
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No go on forcing aa, Tried to do it in nvidia control panel but it had 0 affect on FPS so i'm guessing it didn't work. Anyone know any other work arounds?
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It probably thinks the performance penalty, or vmem usage will be too much. A few other games do this as well.

Just force AA in the drivers.
That would be cool if the game is actually that 'smart' ... assuming it's intelligent/accurate in it's assessment, that is.

Also, to the OP, multisampling AA, especially at 2x AA, may not actually hit performance enough to be really noticeable. Try supersampling instead and I would say if THAT doesn't hit you with a penalty, then neither mode is probably working.

Personally I don't like to use the CP to set any particular feature that the game has in it's own settings ... but that's just me, the way I was learned, you might say.
    
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Is their a config. file in your game folder that you could modify yourself?
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It probably thinks the performance penalty, or vmem usage will be too much
Exactly why i'm going to buy the 8800GTX and not the 9800
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I already asked this question in another post, located here.

I currently have a ticket submitted to UBISOFT. Talked with some other people at the ubisoft forums and it SEEMS that the game just doesn't support it at high resolutions. Will have the official word soon
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