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Alright, here is my problem.

I connected my pc to an friend's TV, With full HD (1920x1080). I changed some of my games resolution in game and now they won't open since they still have that resolution. My screen's resolution is 1440x900. I was wondering if you knew any way to change the resolution of my game outside of the game.

Thanks for your help.
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What game is this? We need to know the game and try to locate a settings/config file which stores the user information and preferences
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Originally Posted by dklimitless View Post
What game is this? We need to know the game and try to locate a settings/config file which stores the user information and preferences
this.

of its steam you can set it in the boot options for each game.
or with normal games in the if theyre say "c:\\blah\\blahblah\\blahgame.exe"

make it like this "c:\\blah\\blahblah\\blahgame.exe" -h 1440 w-900

i think.... its on google
     
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I think the problem is that they open up, but your monitor simply can't display the 1080p signal. When the green is black right after you open a game, try pressing Alt + Enter to get the game into windowed mode. Then change the resolution from there.
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Originally Posted by Sircles View Post
this.

of its steam you can set it in the boot options for each game.
or with normal games in the if theyre say "c:\\blah\\blahblah\\blahgame.exe"

make it like this "c:\\blah\\blahblah\\blahgame.exe" -h 1440 -w 900.

i think.... its on google

More simple.


Right click game - options - boot options - type in -w 1440 -h 900

Then click ok and start the game.
Edited by Rangerscott - 4/15/11 at 7:08am
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More simple.


Right click game - options - boot options - type in -w 1440 -h 900

Then click ok and start the game.
yeah that works too
     
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Originally Posted by Rangerscott View Post
More simple.


Right click game - options - boot options - type in -w 1440 -h 900

Then click ok and start the game.

Tried with both cmd and this way and none worked. What would happen if I tried to repair the game via DVD? would all the files be replaced or will the files stay the same and the one different from default replaced?

The game is crysis 2
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