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[How to] Enable SLI to Crysis2 Until drivers update

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Problem:

Current drivers do not have a profile for Crysis2.
Even beta drivers are lacking a bit.
With my little setup, I was still getting 15FPS at extreme settings in surround (6000X1200). Even tho the game runs at D3D9.

Solution:

What we need is to either make a profile, or update an existing one.
Best easy way, is to attach the game to an existing profile.

So how to do it?

Easy.
First off, download nvidia inspector

Once you download it, start it.


Press the little key next to the drivers version, and you will get the profile settings.


Now, open the drop-down of the profiles, and look for crysis: warhead profile.


There is a little icon, to the right of the X, to add an application. Press it.


Navigate to your Crysis2 installation folder, find Crysis2.exe, and add it to the profile.


Apply changes


And you are done

My suggestion, as you can see on the last screen-shot, I added triple buffering and V-Sync as a forced.
This increases performance a bit, lock fps to 60, but remove tearing in surround.

Enjoy your game
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+1 Mr. Helpful today.
    
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Thanks dude!!works so great
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dude can you make a guide how to enable sli in homefront?
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This works perfectly. I was getting 25-35 fps on my sig rig, it now it sits at 60fps (Vsync enabled) and no flickering like some people are experiencing.

Just have to wait for Crytek to fix all the bugs (of which there are many) and then i'll play it.
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Thanks i cant click the thing next to my driver version though,
I guess i need a driver update.
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My sli is working,with just the 267.24 beta drivers and the evga sli enhancement pack...went from 65 fps to over 200 fps.
    
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The evga sli pack does the same thing. They just add a profile to the Crysis 2, which is essential the same thing.

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dude can you make a guide how to enable sli in homefront?
Do exactly the same thing, just add the homefront game exec file to the crysis: warhead profile, and you are set.

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Thanks i cant click the thing next to my driver version though
Yeah, most likely a driver update is needed.
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Can this be done in any game that does not have native SLi support?
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This is a much easier SLI fix for Crysis 2.

EVGA SLI PATCH ====> http://www.mediafire.com/?2ndytpcekv86ccj
    
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