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Windows 7: Fallout 3 on Windows 7 w/quad core

08 Jan 2013   #31
Anamacha

W7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

thanks for the hard work ... I don't have intel graphics, though, I've got ATI.

THANKS though!


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09 Jan 2013   #32
dragon15

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Should work for all

If your having this problem for the game then it should still work as it is not limited to intel only, reason why intel was used here was because of the amount of people that have intel and have this problem was significantly high. Thank you for your support!
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11 May 2013   #33
MrSH4RKYY

Windows 8.1 PRO
 
 
Thank you!!!

Thanks man really helped me alot!!!
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15 May 2013   #34
MrSH4RKYY

Windows 8.1 PRO
 
 

Thank you my good friend!! this worked for me! i got my new gaming PC about 8 months ago and got fallout 3 never worked tried this and it worked!!! thank you sooooo muchhhhh
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20 Jun 2018   #35
Leraji

64
 
 

Just want to say, that after almost 10 years, this fix STILL WORKS FLAWLESSLY. Cant believe Bethesda couldnt implement this fix themselves, especially with the announcement of Fallout 76. Thanks Again!
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18 Jul 2019   #36
Tactics

Windows 10 64-bit
 
 

Works like a champ!! great fix.
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3 Weeks Ago   #37
elenaaustin87

Windows 7 32 Bit
 
 

I played FO3 using Win XP, Win 7 and Win 10 without any issues. I currently have FO3 installed on one desktop and 2 laptops. I did not really have to do anything special to get FO3 running except for installing Games For Windows Live (GFWL) which is not installing along with Windows 10 because Microsoft abandoned it back around 2013. I also installed FOSE (Fallout Script Extender) which disable the game from checking GFWL.

If anything, you can play FO3 in Windows XP compatibility mode. Fallout 3 officially only supports Windows XP because Windows 7 was not released until 11 months after FO3 was published.

just be aware that FO3 itself is rather buggy. I had similar problems with the game right now as I did back in October 2008 with the game crashing or freezing a lot in full screen mode. Whenever I play FO3 for the 1st time during the day I always launch it in full screen mode. If the game freezes or crashes, then I launch the game in Windowed mode which prevents the game from crashing most of the time.
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