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skyboost is pretty much obsolete with the current version of skyrim.
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Originally Posted by Slightly skewed View Post

If you are up to date with patches (1.4) then don't install it. Problem solved.

thanks. but im still using the 1.3 patch and want to give SkyBoost a try if it does really work. so where do i extract the files to? main directory (The Elder Scrolls IV: Skyrim) or the Skyrim folder inside that main directory? tia
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I just downloaded and installed Skyrim last night, but I keep getting a crash to desktop during the opening scene (the one in the cart).  Any suggestions on how to fix this?

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I just downloaded and installed Skyrim last night, but I keep getting a crash to desktop during the opening scene (the one in the cart).  Any suggestions on how to fix this?

Try deleting both INIs in your My Games folder and allow the game to generate new ones... you could also try verifying the game cache through Steam.
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skyboost is pretty much obsolete with the current version of skyrim.
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Originally Posted by Slightly skewed View Post

If you are up to date with patches (1.4) then don't install it. Problem solved.

thanks. but im still using the 1.3 patch and want to give SkyBoost a try if it does really work. so where do i extract the files to? main directory (The Elder Scrolls IV: Skyrim) or the Skyrim folder inside that main directory? tia

Why would you not update to 1.4, it gives you far better performance than 1.3+ Skyboost??
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Try deleting both INIs in your My Games folder and allow the game to generate new ones... you could also try verifying the game cache through Steam.


Thanks, will do.

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Is there any way to set Vsync ? Any time i momentarilly go over my monitors refresh rate the game starts to flash with a dark green and i get a water sound that continues until i drop back down below 120 fps.
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C:\Users\Username\Documents\My Games\Skyrim>Skyrim.ini

[Display]
iPresentInterval=0 turns vsync off, 1 turns it on

You probably should just use your ATI Control Center to force it, though. Let the driver do the work.
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Adjust Wait for vertical refresh setting:
1 Expand 3D in Advanced View.
2 Click All Settings.
3 Scroll to Wait for vertical refresh.
4 Click the Control slider and move the selector to the left to increase
processing performance, or to the right to increase image quality

Here is a link to the CCC pdf Guide.

Here is a link to an HTML Guide.


Edit:

If you decide to use ENB, there is an option to limit FPS in the ini. However, that's a whole other beast.
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F:\Program Files x86\Steam Apps\SteamApps\common\skyrim>enbseries.ini

[LIMITER]
WaitBusyRenderer=false
EnableFPSLimit=false
FPSLimit=30.0

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Try deleting both INIs in your My Games folder and allow the game to generate new ones... you could also try verifying the game cache through Steam.


Didn't work, still crashes about 15 seconds into the opening scene. :(

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Didn't work, still crashes about 15 seconds into the opening scene. frown.gif

In your Sig, it says OS stripped!
So maybe you stripped something you now need thinking.gif
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In your Sig, it says OS stripped!
So maybe you stripped something you now need thinking.gif


I hope not!  All my other games work fine, and all 3D benchmarks work fine too, but you could be right.  Looks like I might have to try a fresh retail install.

 

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I hope not!  All my other games work fine, and all 3D benchmarks work fine too, but you could be right.  Looks like I might have to try a fresh retail install.

Maybe try some different GFX drivers first smile.gif
Oh, and maybe make sure your sound is set to 24 bit, 48000Hz!
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