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Sorry if this has been posted/answered, if so pls point out the thread.

I absolutely can not get this game to run. I have installed PhysX, newest Directx, Directx SDK, renamed that one package file - everything I can think of. I had this game running on my last install of windows, however I think it was running Directx9 and if the textures were any higher than bare minimum the game would crash. I would like the game to be fully functional (as I'm sure a lot of ppl would). Any tips? I'm not sure if I am allowed to say, but I am using a No-CD patch (I hate using CDs). Thanks in advance
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Gotten the game to run at maximum settings DX11 on 2x5770 for the giggles:
I enjoyed the 1fps of gameplay

Have PhysX/DOF/AA/AF to off then try. Should play at medium maybe.
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Sorry if this has been posted/answered, if so pls point out the thread.

I absolutely can not get this game to run. I have installed PhysX, newest Directx, Directx SDK, renamed that one package file - everything I can think of. I had this game running on my last install of windows, however I think it was running Directx9 and if the textures were any higher than bare minimum the game would crash. I would like the game to be fully functional (as I'm sure a lot of ppl would). Any tips? I'm not sure if I am allowed to say, but I am using a No-CD patch (I hate using CDs). Thanks in advance
ati cards don't do nvidia's physx
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What about this:

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1305/7/

I know ati doesn't use PhysX but it says all over online that you have to install it anyways, otherwise the game won't even start. Then you just turn it off I believe
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ati cards don't do nvidia's physx
It is hardware PhsyX, AKA CPU PhsyX, AKA Advanced PhysX. It runs off the resources of your CPU and is nothing compared to GPU PhysX, but it is still pretty cool.

And well don't really know what to say. Although Metro 2033 for some users has problems with the NEWEST PhysX Drivers, and you should probably use the ones provided in the Metro 2033 install folder.....
    
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I absolutely can not get this game to run. I have installed PhysX, newest Directx, Directx SDK, renamed that one package file - everything I can think of.


err wha?
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post #7 of 9
Yep unistall any PhysX drivers you have downloaded and installed and use the ones on the Metro2033 cd.
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Possible Solution #1: (By reowner from the Metro 2033 forums)

Delete or rename this file in your Metro 2033 folder. “content.upk0″

(That)

I just need help pls, I know the things I have tried are possible solutions. I only installed the PhysX from the CD. No others, I don't own an Nvidia card so this game is the only reason I would install them.
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Could someone with a similar card to me possibly let me know what settings they are using in the user.cfg please? I can't figure out why I can't get this to run!
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