TUTORIAL: Unreal Tournament Audio & Visuals Tweaking Guide

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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Xen0Gears » Sat Jul 12, 2008 3:05 pm

:chainsaw:

Don't forget to edit your registry.

Registry cleaner, Registry Compator, and cleaning tools like webroot window washer will help you get the most from your current system. Also editing the system files can help.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Raynor » Sat Jul 12, 2008 7:04 pm

Xen0Gears wrote::chainsaw:

Don't forget to edit your registry.

Registry cleaner, Registry Compator, and cleaning tools like webroot window washer will help you get the most from your current system. Also editing the system files can help.

I guess this belongs more under system maintenance area, but sure - it's a thing you might want to do for optimized system performance :tongue:
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Dare » Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:07 am

hmm, I went through with this last week using the Direct3D one. But when i went on UT after I did it everything was wierd, the graphics were a little better but patchy and the flags didnt move and the people didnt move their arms and legs and stuff, they just glided across the floor. Also on some servers and maps I couldnt see who was typing what and it wouldn't let me spawn. This only started to happen after I used this guide.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Raynor » Thu Jul 24, 2008 11:49 am

Something ain't definitely right, gliding players is usally caused by inproperly configured servers (look more about this here: viewtopic.php?f=33&t=843 ), but flags not moving..? Does other particle effects and animations work? Try with OpenGL and see if it makes any change. Also what kind of textures are you using - standard Epic S3TC from CD2 or UTRP ones? Posting your computer specs won't hurt either.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Dare » Thu Jul 24, 2008 12:08 pm

It happens on most servers though and most maps.
I have re-installed UT now so I can't give anymore information. I used to S3TC High Textures.
Lol I dont know anything about my computer spec sorry. I'm bad at this sort of thing.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Raynor » Thu Jul 24, 2008 2:53 pm

Could you try with Epic S3TC (from UT CD2) textures and see how this works out.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Dare » Thu Jul 24, 2008 3:07 pm

i'll live with normal graphics thx.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Raynor » Thu Jul 24, 2008 3:27 pm

Disable S3TC textures (set UseS3TC=False) and see if gliding player effect dissappears.
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby AimSkI » Wed Jul 30, 2008 1:42 am

Hi!

Am gonna try this maximum tweak, I`ll be here soon and give u an answer about it.



cya :mrgreen:
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Lee_Stricklin » Wed Jul 30, 2008 3:12 am

I would recommend using my guide here that I posted if you want all the latest tweaks in graphics and animations. Guide here: http://www.unrealtexture.com/General/We ... ?f=23&t=19
Use this link to get rid of the skating glitch server-side.

http://www.unrealtexture.com/UT/Website ... ckages.htm
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby FUBAR » Tue Aug 19, 2008 11:26 pm

Thanks for the tips m8!

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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby Lee_Stricklin » Tue Aug 19, 2008 11:56 pm

FUBAR wrote:Thanks for the tips m8!

-FU


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Use this link to get rid of the skating glitch server-side.

http://www.unrealtexture.com/UT/Website ... ckages.htm
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby reynen » Thu Aug 21, 2008 9:02 am

:gj: Fucking A man :agree1:

Thank you so much for this guide..
it has made a huge difference in UTs performance

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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby revenge » Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:09 pm

thx it worked
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Re: TUTORIAL: Tweak your UT graphics to the maximum

Postby thinkv2 » Sat Aug 30, 2008 11:06 am

Tip of the hat to the writer. A really handy tutorial. Thanks a lot.
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