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So I just got my 5850. The game is no longer laggy is slightly laggy anymore. 30-60FPS all the time now instead of chilling at 22FPS on my 4870.

I don't know whether to turn FXAA off or on. I have so many FXAA mods that I'm not sure if they'll work if I turn FXAA off. I'm not sure I can even tell the difference anymore between FXAA and it off.
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Check my guide please. I am most certain that would have fixed your issues. You cannot enable a lot of those tweaks and not expect issues with its current 2GB cap. If you enabled UGrid, then you would have DEFINITELY had performance issues.

That link helped, thank you! But, unfortunately, the UGrid stuff was rubbish. I did change uExterior Cell Buffer=64, & added uGridsToLoad=7 under it like I was instructed, but when I look out over the landscape from Whiterun, buildings appear half there and the ground just looks like a brown carpet.

Thinking even messing with any of this was a bad idea. I should have just settled with the mediocrity that I had. sadsmiley.gif
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So I just got my 5850. The game is no longer laggy is slightly laggy anymore. 30-60FPS all the time now instead of chilling at 22FPS on my 4870.
I don't know whether to turn FXAA off or on. I have so many FXAA mods that I'm not sure if they'll work if I turn FXAA off. I'm not sure I can even tell the difference anymore between FXAA and it off.

When in doubt, just sit back and enjoy.
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That link helped, thank you! But, unfortunately, the UGrid stuff was rubbish. I did change uExterior Cell Buffer=64, & added uGridsToLoad=7 under it like I was instructed, but when I look out over the landscape from Whiterun, buildings appear half there and the ground just looks like a brown carpet.
Thinking even messing with any of this was a bad idea. I should have just settled with the mediocrity that I had. sadsmiley.gif

The UGrid is pretty taxing as it loads a lot more segments simultaneously. It is mainly used on high end computers for wallpaper type screenshot backgrounds. Just to make sure, you tried the UGrid after using the 4GB mod correct?
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Is there a way to change the directory to where the Screenshots are saved? Perhaps .ini tweak? I'm just using the PrntScr button.
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This game never gets boring. Just shows are bad Oblivion really was.
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I need some help with progressing forward - major spoiler
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
So now I'm lvl 38 and haven't really started the main quest, and I've got too many quests I don't know which one is the main quest tree.

So I'm the Harbringer, and the Arch-Mage and I've done a bunch of side quests, but I don't know how to continue the main story line. The last thing I remember was retrieving Jurgen's Horn and meeting the Blades woman and filled the first dragon. What do I do now for the "main story"?

The Eye of Magnus quest line was fun as an archer-assassin-conjurer. Killed the last masked guy with 1 bound arrow biggrin.gif. The best part was when I got back from the dungeon there was a dual dragon random encounter with an elder and a blood dragon. Shouts are kinda useless though, I've got 15 dragon souls unspent >.>
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When in doubt, just sit back and enjoy.
The UGrid is pretty taxing as it loads a lot more segments simultaneously. It is mainly used on high end computers for wallpaper type screenshot backgrounds. Just to make sure, you tried the UGrid after using the 4GB mod correct?
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Originally Posted by Nocturin View Post

I need some help with progressing forward - major spoiler Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
So now I'm lvl 38 and haven't really started the main quest, and I've got too many quests I don't know which one is the main quest tree.
So I'm the Harbringer, and the Arch-Mage and I've done a bunch of side quests, but I don't know how to continue the main story line. The last thing I remember was retrieving Jurgen's Horn and meeting the Blades woman and filled the first dragon. What do I do now for the "main story"?
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After you kill the first dragon, go back to the inn at Riverwood near Whiterun

So in my test playthrough, I am testing marrying and creating new followers. Here are my findings thus far:

- Some non-marriable NPC's like Alva seem to have special post marriage quotes making me think that initially almost all NPC's were marriage material until Bethesda realized how game breaking that would be.
- Mage and Warrior class seems to be the best for followers
Edited by OC'ing Noob - 12/8/11 at 11:33pm
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Is there a way to change the directory to where the Screenshots are saved? Perhaps .ini tweak? I'm just using the PrntScr button.

It saves in your Skyrim folder (C:/Program Files (x86)/Steam/Steamapps/Common/Skyrim), but I haven't found a way to change where they save.
post #3379 of 12885
With every new official update, the dead dragons get weirder. For a while now, I've had a dead Blood Dragon at Winterhold, always in the same spot, sometimes without skin, but usually with. Been there so long that it's part of the scenery now. Last night, however, he started appearing in new places around town, flopping around like a fish out of water. For the rest of the night, the dragon corpse went everywhere I went! Happened every time I fast traveled, a giant dragon corpse always accompanying me like a dog. Took several screenies last night, will post later.
Edited by GoneTomorrow - 12/9/11 at 4:40am
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I haven't done much on the main quest (despite being almost 90 hours in) but my son did beat the main quest fairly fast. He's 12 and honestly he wasn't sure if he actually finished it but apparently he did. I don't know how it ends but I'll probably finish it this weekend.
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