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Forum: Gaming 12 Sep 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 4,747
Posted By Geralt
I use Steam almost exclusively now, except for...

I use Steam almost exclusively now, except for the games that aren't on it. When I was first forced to use Steam I hated it... now I love it and buy all my games on it. Over time I've just likened...
Forum: Gaming 03 Oct 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,755
Posted By Geralt
You cannot compare it to Team Fortress 2 - they...

You cannot compare it to Team Fortress 2 - they are completely different games. The only thing that they have in common is the graphics, and they are still quite a bit different.
Forum: Gaming 27 Sep 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 1,817
Posted By Geralt
You may need to wait for the first official patch...

You may need to wait for the first official patch - fixes which may interest you:



Sometimes using anti-aliasing on certain ATI cards causes weird flashing\tearing. Disabling anti-aliasing may...
Forum: Gaming 26 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 3,683
Posted By Geralt
Same happens for me - using FRAPS to capture...

Same happens for me - using FRAPS to capture screenshots works fine.
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
Okay. Well - this thread is here for if...

Okay.

Well - this thread is here for if anyone else wants to share any tips, so if you find something that does/may increase performance; share it.
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
I never said these were miracles - I just said...

I never said these were miracles - I just said that they will help squeeze a few frames out of your system, as they did with mine. And I never said there is a software tweak that will change it;...
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
Is it not a Tip for Windows 7 that can increase...

Is it not a Tip for Windows 7 that can increase gaming performance? :) Maybe it won't work for all gamers - but it will help some.

The order of the tips is totally random.
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
Exactly what I said - "there will be a difference...

Exactly what I said - "there will be a difference but it would be very minimal."

There is a difference, but it's not really noticeable.
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
With more than 1GB of memory, there will be a...

With more than 1GB of memory, there will be a difference but it would be very minimal. And not all games have high-end systems. ;)



You'd be surprised how well it does actually work - I...
Forum: Gaming 21 Sep 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 83,633
Posted By Geralt
Five Windows 7 Tips to increase Gaming Performance

So - you've installed Windows 7, and your games run great; do you want even more performance out of your games? Then read ahead.


1) Use ReadyBoost:


Ready Boost is a great feature of...
Forum: Gaming 20 Sep 2009
Replies: 33
Views: 16,372
Posted By Geralt
Runs perfect for me - Q9450, 4GB RAM, 9600GT. All...

Runs perfect for me - Q9450, 4GB RAM, 9600GT. All full graphics @ 1680x1050.
Forum: Chillout Room 15 Sep 2009
Replies: 293
Views: 14,325
Posted By Geralt
1 :o

1

:o
Forum: Gaming 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,246
Posted By Geralt
Then do as he said; "Make sure your Internet...

Then do as he said; "Make sure your Internet Explorer is not set to work offline"
Forum: Gaming 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,246
Posted By Geralt
But you would still have IE installed, yes?

But you would still have IE installed, yes?
Forum: Chillout Room 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,417
Posted By Geralt
Sit all of the pieces on the floor side-by-side. ...

Sit all of the pieces on the floor side-by-side.
Get hard-bottomed boots on.
Crush the **** out of all the pieces.
Throw them in the bin.
Burn the bin.
Send the burnt bin to MS
With a...
Forum: Gaming 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,246
Posted By Geralt
What build of Windows 7? It might be a specific...

What build of Windows 7? It might be a specific build issue.

I'm currently on Windows 7 x64 Build 7100, and it worked fine for me. Have you tried more than one server?
Forum: Gaming 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 3,246
Posted By Geralt
Give us some more details, such as: ...

Give us some more details, such as:


System specifications
Graphics driver version

And try:


Updating drivers
Forum: Gaming 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 13,919
Posted By Geralt
Yes - I have a legal version, too. It did do that...

Yes - I have a legal version, too. It did do that to me for a little while, then it stopped. I'm not sure what was causing it - maybe some sort of conflict; I have no idea.

I recently (recently...
Forum: Gaming 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 13,919
Posted By Geralt
Buy it. :P GTA IV has similar anti-piracy...

Buy it. :P

GTA IV has similar anti-piracy measures - when driving your car it will randomly accelerate, some of the in-game computers don't work, etc.
Forum: General Discussion 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 3,360
Posted By Geralt
Background dim?

I remember (think) seeing a video a while back which showed that when you have a window selected, it darkens everything else on the screen. I'm wondering how you do this, or if it's even possible......
Forum: Gaming 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 9,490
Posted By Geralt
Works fine for me on Windows 7 RC - not a single...

Works fine for me on Windows 7 RC - not a single problem.

If the problem persists after installing PhysX, give us some more details, such as:


System specifications
Graphics driver version...
Forum: Chillout Room 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 76
Views: 9,628
Posted By Geralt
Donated what I had left in my PayPal account......

Donated what I had left in my PayPal account... which was shamefully low. ;)

I'll donate some more when I get pay.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 132
Views: 46,632
Posted By Geralt
Aha! I was always wondering why I only had 465GB...

Aha! I was always wondering why I only had 465GB instead of the 500GB.

Thanks for the detailed explanation! +Rep.
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