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I've gone into my settings file and changed the FOV from the default 55 (yuck) to 75, yet when I get into game, the FOV is still set to 55. Is there a reason it's not reading the setting I have in the config?
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http://www.rjdown.co.uk/projects/bfb...calculator.php
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Okay? I don't need an FOV calculator, I need to know why the game isn't reading my FOV correctly. I've been able to change it before, but I just re-downloaded the game today and now it wont work.
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Tried your link thiru, didn't work.
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Mmmh...
Edit the settings, then set the .ini file to write protected (or whatever it's called).

Also try deleting the whole folder so that the game creates a new user profile. You'll lose single player campaign progress.
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make your file read only.


I would suggest you use the FOV calculator because BC2 uses a different FOV value. Putting 75 into the FOV setting nets you a real fov of 107. Not 75 if that was truly what you were going for.
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I just started getting this problem too. I've been meaning to make the settings.ini read only, but haven't played since earlier today. I'll do that right now and see if that works.
 
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post #9 of 17
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Tried setting my settings file as read only, no dice. I also deleted the file and created a new one, still didn't work.

This is pretty much making me not want to play as the guns being jammed in your face taking up the entire screen is pretty lame.
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Are you sure you're editing the .ini file that's in YOUR documents?
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