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#4429948 - 07/12/18 12:12 AM OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners  
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Not sure which specific change caused it, probably the various iterations of AnKors blue triangle killer mod (get the latest 1.5 version!), but I always used to use High Performance for the Texture Filtering option in Nvidia control panel as that seemed to help performance. Now it seems I can switch to the top end - High Quality - and everything still runs smooth and looks better than ever. Try it for yourself and let me know what results you get, please.

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#4429986 - 07/12/18 10:39 AM Re: OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners [Re: Hellshade]  
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I'll give it a try.

On the topic of Nvidia settings, any advice from anyone on the "Video" settings? Adjust video color and image. Should these be set to "video play" or "Nvidia settings"?

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#4430005 - 07/12/18 01:32 PM Re: OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners [Re: Hellshade]  
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Originally Posted by Hellshade
Not sure which specific change caused it, probably the various iterations of AnKors blue triangle killer mod (get the latest 1.5 version!), but I always used to use High Performance for the Texture Filtering option in Nvidia control panel as that seemed to help performance. Now it seems I can switch to the top end - High Quality - and everything still runs smooth and looks better than ever. Try it for yourself and let me know what results you get, please.


I'm a little late getting back to you on this Hellshade but I have been running High Quality for some time now with no problem. so you should be good to go.


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#4430008 - 07/12/18 01:58 PM Re: OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners [Re: Hellshade]  
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I'll be curious to try this too. I'm noticing more stutters with 1.5 than 1.3 - but I think it's because most of my nVidia settings were designed to counteract stutters. Will see how this helps!

#4430021 - 07/12/18 03:07 PM Re: OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners [Re: Hellshade]  
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Capt set your AA Gamma correction to "off" if you haven't tried it yet. That goes a long way to removing stutters.


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#4430473 - 07/15/18 06:54 PM Re: OT: Texture Filtering - High Quality for Nvidia owners [Re: Hellshade]  
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for myself I see no diff between performance and High qual.
I used to go always High qual. untill I got a better card + sweetFX


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