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Windows 7: gta 4 problem!

25 Apr 2010   #11
Heroxoot

Windows 7 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!
Sooooo you changed OS?


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25 Apr 2010   #12
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Heroxoot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!
Sooooo you changed OS?
Not much of a 'fix'...
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25 Apr 2010   #13
Heroxoot

Windows 7 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Heroxoot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!
Sooooo you changed OS?
Not much of a 'fix'...
I mean, ya it works, but you downgraded for it. I would have just lowered the stuff to keep on 7. I hope you just went and got like tinyxp or something for gaming and kept your w7.
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26 Apr 2010   #14
pedala

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Heroxoot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!
Sooooo you changed OS?
Yes. Works perfectly even in advanced graphics settings on xp.
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04 May 2010   #15
Thorsen

Win7 Home Premium 64x
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!

I like this lol.. Xp is less resource hungry, but it is dying now. This made me laugh tho.
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04 May 2010   #16
Heroxoot

Windows 7 Pro
 
 

Its true. XP is being left out of everything now. Intel doesn't even give XP the optimized gfx drivers like it does w7. On w7 games can run even on intels IGP/
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05 May 2010   #17
pedala

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Thorsen View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pedala View Post
I resolved the problem! I installed win XP sp3 and now gta 4 work fine!

I like this lol.. Xp is less resource hungry, but it is dying now. This made me laugh tho.
wow ) `I am impressed`

1. Resource is not a problem for me.
2. It was the remedy for my problem so do not post if you didn't have something interesting to say)

my english is bad!
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05 May 2010   #18
Thorsen

Win7 Home Premium 64x
 
 

no worries pedala. I meant no disrespect. sorry.

I was just suprised to see your fix was going back to xp. I feel if I had been in the same spot I would have done the same thing. and i probably would have posted the same. (i didn't have XP to switch to)

I just got GTA IV a few days ago and was looking into the same problem it was jerky for me as well and I have a good system. i saw your system specs and they are on par with mine.

I did find a fix though:

If you do happen to take the Windows 7 path, there is a patch for GTA IV that makes it run smoother. just run the social club and let it install the patch it adds more sections to the Graphics options so you can turn more things up/down. It also cleared up the lag/jerky effect.

I installed this patch yesterday and saw improvements.
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06 May 2010   #19
pedala

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Thorsen View Post

I did find a fix though:

If you do happen to take the Windows 7 path, there is a patch for GTA IV that makes it run smoother. just run the social club and let it install the patch it adds more sections to the Graphics options so you can turn more things up/down. It also cleared up the lag/jerky effect.

I installed this patch yesterday and saw improvements.
My gta 4 had a problem. My gta 4 not run after installing the patch.
This is why I haven't installed the path
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I will try to resolve this problem!
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06 May 2010   #20
Heroxoot

Windows 7 Pro
 
 

I have the patch which was done automatically by steam. It says more graphics options? Is this the "very high" edition? I never noticed it untill now, since I already have it all on high. I see no difference though. I know mine is updated because the rockstar launcher is gone and it gives me the option to also buy/play liberty city stories.
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