Also consider forcing the game to run in DX7 with the "boolprop useshaders false" command. AMD Athlon 64 4800+ X2 CPU, Asus A8N SLI Deluxe, 1GB (512MB x 2) but mine only freezes when some skill levels increase. Sep 26, 2004 #9 Deansta TS Rookie u go to the driver brand u want. Incapsula incident ID: 276000560079311467-229178488565007241 Request unsuccessful. Check This Out
Do I need to get anything else but the card or just a new card? Trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Total Memory: 64.0 MB Main Driver: nv4_disp.dll Version: 6.14.0010.4403 (English) ==Sound== Name: NVIDIA nForce Audio =====End Of My System Info===== illegal_blood1stJun2005, 8:54PMThanks again for everything by the way...I really appreciate it. Sep 20, 2004 #1 BloodRaven TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 89 ok it might have been a hardware problem cuz now that i upgraded, it works just fine... news
Oct 27, 2004 #24 Jeska TS Rookie Help Needed :d Hi i got the sims 2 about 3 weeks ago and I LOVE IT cept i kinda have a problem.. I hate to advise anyone to get rid of a Ti4200 card since they are such beautiful cards but the reality is that they don't support DX9 and that will make sure it works fine then but id much rather play it fullscreen. I thank you for all your help by the way.
IM SO ANGRY AND UPSET i just bought the sims 2 and it doesnt work ive loaded sims fine but then it says : failed to find any direct 9.oc compatible Similar Topics Sims 2 problems (re:Decks) Oct 3, 2004 Problems With My Sims 2 Nov 24, 2007 Sims 2 Double Deluxe problems Jul 6, 2015 Sims 2 video card problems Apr All Rights Reserved. The only one we'd really recommend looking at is shadows.
Graphics Drivers: Nvidia ForceWare 78.01.Video Card Performance EA and Maxis claim that The Sims 2 will "run" on a 32MB video card that has texture and lighting features. extract. When we pumped the resolution up to 1600x1200 to try to tax the video card, the frame rate counter didn't budge one bit. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.
As soon as you stop moving the camera, the game smoothes out. All Rights Reserved. I've just never heard anyone say that a 5600 was more than enough for anything. Any game that truly takes advantage of all of DirectX 9's features will not be able to be played no matter what.
They're about 300 years old.. useful reference Guide Sections The Sims 2 pushes certain computer components to their limits, but tweaking some of the settings and an upgrade or two will help you get the game in playable Before, both brands of video cards performed more or less equally, but with ATI's latest driver release, performance took a nosedive. I think the sims 2 is built on DX8.1 but I could be wrong.
Let me explain further.... http://nexwarecorp.com/nvidia-geforce/nvidia-geforce-8500gt-problem.html The Ti4200, for example does not have hardware support for 2nd generation pixel shading or second generation T&L, but if the game doesn't use those features, it may be enough simply well, they're very much out of date. However, if you can count the dust rings on the inside of your computer, you might want to tone down some of the quality settings to improve frame rates.
Graphics Cards: GeForce 7800 GT, GeForce 6800 GT, GeForce 6600 GT, GeForce 6200 TC, Radeon X800 XL, Radeon X700, GeForce 4 Ti4600, GeForce 4 MX 440. I used to think that the brain was the greatest organ in the human body.... Oct 17, 2004 #19 LeaLaLa TS Rookie Same problem 0pal_t0ad said: BloodRaven, i don't think it was ur processor 'cos i have a duron1600 and it runs smoothly but.... this contact form Where to buy from would be almost anywhere: Circuit City, Best Buy, Wal-Mart...doesn't matter.
The CPU is truly the limiting factor for The Sims 2. run it. But no one had helped me at all, and I thought that maybe I could get some help this way.
Similar Threads - Nvidia Geforce Sims will a Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 fit in a alienware x51? About a year ago I wanted to run Sysmark 2k3 which required DirectX 9. A buddy of mine said yes...but I'd figure Id ask ya'll. Please make sure you have a DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics adapter and have installed the latest drivers provided by the manufacturer.
i do have a similar problem to you, Deansta. It still is a good graphic card!! Triple6, Oct 18, 2005 #7 JGBWrangler Thread Starter Joined: Oct 17, 2005 Messages: 7 Okay, i tried disabling it in the BIOS at the startup but when i search for it We had to turn all the settings to their absolute minimum to get the game to run even moderately well.
JGBWrangler, Oct 18, 2005 #10 Triple6 Rob Moderator Joined: Dec 26, 2002 Messages: 50,442 That would be an option in the BIOS setup. The sims 2 is a best all over the world :angel: Back to top Report #10 -Sim-Freak- Social Bunny 1,644 posts Posted 24 May 2004 - 08:54 PM My Geforce 4MX When you make a sim, their face doesn't show up on the left of the screen nor the bottom (which is suppose to show who you're controlling). because my card supports T&L second generation 100%Only for that reason otherwise the Ti4200 runs circles around your MX card.
It also makes it impossible to create an entirely reproducible benchmark. Intel Pentium 4 3.4GHz, Asus P4C800-E, 1GB (512MB x 2) Corsair XMS Memory, 250GB Maxline III SATA Hard Disk Drive, Windows XP Professional. Due to the gameplay, you can easily get away with the lowest view distance, for maximum performance, and suffer almost no consequences. If you check the links system spec.
save it anywhere u want for now. I'm currently using a GeForce4 MX (came with the PC). CPU The Sims 2 only asks for a Pentium III 800MHz CPU. You may also need to update the chipset/AGP/GART drivers for the motherboard to enable proper AGP video card operation.
No, create an account now. But my problem is that Direct X 0.9 messes my PC up. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Join our site today to ask your question.
runs as smooth as a hovercraft XD Sep 27, 2004 #15 BloodRaven TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 89 hmm, i got the omega drivers and all it did was make if not.... A shame really. With most games, you can get away with upgrading your graphics to squeeze out better performance.