AFC_Ajax00
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FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sat Jan 24, 2004 2:55 am

Hi,, up till 2 days ago i was running FS2004 on my laptop (P4 2.4 Ghz, 1048 MB Ram, 60 gb hd, 64 mb ATI AGP 346) until suddenly framerates decreased dramatically. I tried rolling back the video card driver and just recently tryed to install new GART software. Anyone have some possible causes and/or solutions? thanks
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northstardc4m
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sat Jan 24, 2004 3:06 am

defragmenting your drive might help a little. Also try deleting FS9.cfg, then resetting everything in FS.
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AFC_Ajax00
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sat Jan 24, 2004 4:05 am

Northstar, thanks for the help, but one question, wheres FS9.cfg and then ow do i reset? thanks again
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AFC_Ajax00
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sat Jan 24, 2004 10:41 am

In addition, I have just discovered that whilst playing DVDs, my computer freezes as well. any help would be greatly appreciated.
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syncmaster
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sun Jan 25, 2004 4:43 am

Try updating your Audio drivers, and make sure you have the latest Chipset drivers too, you should be able to get both from the manufacturer of the laptop.
 
CP744
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sun Feb 08, 2004 11:32 am

Here is where you will find your config file, of course you will have to substitute "Bill" for your user name. The following is the path to mine.

C:Documents and SettingsBillApplication DataMicrosoftFS9

and this assumes you let the app install in the suggested folders....

Once deleted, just start FS9... It will create another config file on start up, restoring all original settings... A problem if you have "tweaked" your config settings!

 
CP744
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RE: FS2004 Framerate Issue

Sun Feb 08, 2004 11:36 am

Where'd the back slashes go?

C: Documents and Settings Bill Application Data Microsoft FS9

See above msge... put spaces where there shud be slashes... Don't know why that happened???????

Hope you get my meaning.

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