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    This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

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    This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by Apexcasket on Sat Nov 05, 2016 9:14 pm

    So, after SF loads it looks like this not sure why this is happening

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    My specs:
    Win 10 Pro 64 bit
    Nvidia Gtx 1070
    8gb DDR3 Ram
    500gb SSD Drive

    Also here is my load order:

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    Im dying to Play SF again after many years, any help would be appreciated.
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by plug_nickel on Sun Nov 06, 2016 7:27 am

    Nice "Tiger"!
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by frinik on Sun Nov 06, 2016 11:36 am

    It could be the tears trickling down your eyes when you look at that tiger???? Shocked

    Seriously is it the actual picture in game when playing the mission or the pic of the game menu? Because the game menu has rain drops added once you enable the Autumn weather mod .I think ti was Deviator who added that feature a while ago.enabled
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by Apexcasket on Sun Nov 06, 2016 3:08 pm

    frinik wrote:It could be the tears trickling down your eyes when you look at that tiger???? Shocked

    Seriously is it the actual picture in game when playing the mission or the pic of the game menu? Because the game menu has rain drops added once you enable the Autumn weather mod .I think ti was Deviator who added that feature a while ago.enabled

    I apologize, I wasnt being specific enough of what the problem is. When I run SF I think the game is defaulting to its basic resolution, My monitor is native 2560x1440, So when I get to the Main Menu I can only see the top left corner of the screen, like in the screenshot. I have tried editing the config file but that didnt work, also tried clicking "use desktop resolution" and the 'no hardware restrictions button" and installing and uninstalling every version of the widescreen fix mod I could find.

    sorry for not being more specific but I thought this might be a common problem.
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by MrCoredump on Sun Nov 06, 2016 4:31 pm

    Apexcasket try resolution 1920x1080
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by Apexcasket on Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:17 pm

    MrCoredump wrote:Apexcasket try resolution 1920x1080

    tried that didnt work
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by lockie on Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:29 pm

    Apexcasket, why don't u install as it was recommended?
    1. STA 1.2
    2. 4GB patch
    3. GMP1.x (optional)
    4. GMP2.x (optional)
    5. GMP3.x (optional)
    6. fixSTA1.2_June2016
    7. Any Weather Mod (optional)
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by Apexcasket on Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:49 pm

    lockie wrote:Apexcasket, why don't u install as it was recommended?
    1. STA 1.2
    2. 4GB patch
    3. GMP1.x (optional)
    4. GMP2.x (optional)
    5. GMP3.x (optional)
    6. fixSTA1.2_June2016
    7. Any Weather Mod (optional)

    still the same problem, I dont think the game will detect my card

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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by lockie on Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:14 am

    Apexcasket wrote:still the same problem, I dont think the game will detect my card
    Then it is a problem of the video card drivers.
    For any case plug off TV set. then:
    1. uncheck "no video restriction", save, re-start the game


    2. if it didn't help, then check "no video restriction", save, exit.
    3. install desktop resolution 1920x1080
    4. start NVIDIA control panel and find smth. like:
    - "use NVIDIA scale"
    - "use NVIDIA scale at fixed image"
    - "use monitor scale"
    - "no scale"

    Play with all items and check out how picture looks in the game. U need to save ratio of the monitor resolution or manually setup where the center of monitor is. Suppose, WIN10 installed the monitor center in the wrong position in the game, then u've to change it.
    Useful link:
    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=592511209


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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by frinik on Mon Nov 07, 2016 2:29 pm

    If all else fails try changing the value for Aspect in the render paragraph of the config file:

    //ïðîïîðöèè ýêðàíà (4/3, 16/9, 16/1, 5/4)
    aspect = 1.777777;
    //îêîííûé ðåæèì
    windowed = 1;

    If you have 0.000000 try 1.777777

    Also set windowed at = 1 if not already done.
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by Apexcasket on Mon Nov 07, 2016 11:23 pm

    haha it worked!! thanks so much man!! happy
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    Re: This is what happens when I try to play SF, can anyone help?

    Post by frinik on Tue Nov 08, 2016 4:50 am

    My pleasure! Enjoy the game, it's a great sim thanks to Lockie, Will1973, Deviator and countless other unsung heroes' hard work and dedication!

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