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Recently reinstalled Crysis with the intent of trying a few new mods/configs etc to make some screenshots. However, in the settings there is no longer any option for 1920x1080...

I remember that a while back when I was doing some benches it kept coming out of 1920x1080 (after running fine) for no apparent reason. And since then in Crysis I no longer have the option.

All other games work @ 1920x1080 fine...any ideas?

Drivers since the last issue have been reinstalled (cat 9.4), and as stated the game has been reinstalled (to a new dir too) but I still have this issue.

+rep for any help that resolves this.

Cheers

**EDIT** This problem started before I added the 4870 1gb, so it's not a TriFire issue.

**EDIT** Highest resolution it is allowing me is 1620 x 1050 (1080i)...***? Is this a known issue. I never had this before, it happened out of the blue.

**EDIT** I should also add the game always starts windowed.
Edited by iDeal - 5/9/09 at 5:24am
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You can specify custom resolution in the system.cfg. Go to the Crysis folder and search for system.cfg, if you don't have one just create a txt file then rename it to system.cfg. Then paste these settings in.

con_restricted = 0
r_width = 1920
r_height = 1080
r_VSync = 0
d3d9_TripleBuffering = 0
r_displayinfo = 0
sys_physics_CPU = 3
s_SpeakerConfig = 5
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scroll down in the resolution options?
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Originally Posted by dieanotherday View Post
scroll down in the resolution options?
O rly?

As I stated the option isn't there for 1920x1080 as it was previously.

Quote:
Originally Posted by awdrifter View Post
You can specify custom resolution in the system.cfg. Go to the Crysis folder and search for system.cfg, if you don't have one just create a txt file then rename it to system.cfg. Then paste these settings in.

con_restricted = 0
r_width = 1920
r_height = 1080
r_VSync = 0
d3d9_TripleBuffering = 0
r_displayinfo = 0
sys_physics_CPU = 3
s_SpeakerConfig = 5
Cheers, I'll give that a go shortly.
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If you need to create a new system.cfg file, create it in the (drive letter):\\Program Files\\Electronic Arts\\Crytek\\Crysis folder.
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