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Why oh why is multiplayer 99% spawnrape, its hard to find a good server
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Getting a ASUS Striker II Formula and 4GB OCZ PC2-8500 Platinum since my sig rig cant play this game very well/at all
What CPU would you guys recommend I get for it?
My Budget is about $200
 
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Originally Posted by CorpussStalker View Post
Getting a ASUS Striker II Formula and 4GB OCZ PC2-8500 Platinum since my sig rig cant play this game very well/at all
What CPU would you guys recommend I get for it?
My Budget is about $200
You def want some quad-core if you're building FOR this game. The Q6600 seems to be handling it very well, and is selling less than $200. I don't know what the prices are for the 45nm chips, but check the Q9 line, might be able to find something.
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Why oh why is multiplayer 99% spawnrape, its hard to find a good server
its not the server dude, its the game.

im not familiar with the PC version, but on PS3 there is an option to set spawn distance to far. problem is, when a lot of players are in a server, that "far" isnt very far at all.

gta4 ps3 online was made of spawnrape as you call it. it got that bad sometimes that me and my mate just launched a private server for the 2 of us and tore the city apart together.
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I know its not the server, i just ment its hard to find a server with good players

I just have to jump between 4 or 5 till I find a good one
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I've done a few missions on singleplayer... but I'm currently slightly (ie. very) addicted to the multiplayer
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I only heard one skit from Katt Williams in the Split Sides Comedy Club ... the one about credit and how people walk in NYC (err, Liberty City) and it was pretty hilarious
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Any idea how to edit the websites in the internet cafe?
They're located at :C:\\Program Files\\Rockstar Games\\Grand Theft Auto IV\\pc\\html

however they're stored as .whm files and I have no idea what they are.

As for running the game, I got it working.

Get your textures and models back


Quote:
if you have the bug where the ALL TEXTURES GO AWAY after 2-5min
this will work for you! 100%

i finally found problem: system cache

THX TO: x_orange90_x

INSTRUCTIONS:
1. go here and download Systweak CacheBoost program
its free for 30 days
http://www.systweak.com/CacheBoost/d....asp?pName=CBP

(you can try to find something similar and even freeware - but its that 100% WILL WORK)
2. install and start it
3. run game! and ENJOY! (but with 15fps till patch and catalyst 8.12)

HINT FROM ME: if you have *freezes* / *fps drops* set RENDER QUALITY to LOW - it helps a bit...

also set Shadows Density to 0! (not to 1) it helps a bit...

your system cache DOES NOT work properly as expected by GTA4's code...

And this program will manage all processes include GTA4.exe - and since build-in *game cache manager* does not work - this program will manage and optimize it...

Source: http://www.gtaforums.com/index.php?showtopic=381722
    
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I only heard one skit from Katt Williams in the Split Sides Comedy Club ... the one about credit and how people walk in NYC (err, Liberty City) and it was pretty hilarious
lol, so you have at least two more to see. One is about weed and the other is about a certain song.
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Gunna go play again. Took a break to eat. Made a feast of three grilled cheese, pot of Ramen, and a large pizza from Pizza Hut (extra cheese and onions )



It sucks that you have to have someone with you to go to the comedy thing. I'd rather just go by myself.
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