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Far cry 3 Stuck on DX9

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  • Directx
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Last response: in Graphics Cards
January 2, 2013 1:05:50 PM

Hi just wanted some help with this, i Changed my gfx card to a GTX670 and since then i can no longer select direct x 11 in the options, no matter what i do it stays at dx9.

Any one know why ?

Thanks for help :) 

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January 2, 2013 1:12:05 PM

Did you isntall the patch 1.01?
January 2, 2013 1:27:48 PM

Hi thanks for reply. yes i have done updates and its still stuck in dx9
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January 2, 2013 1:30:37 PM

Strange.Can you run other DX11 games?See far cry3 has dx11.exe file.Run it from that.
January 2, 2013 1:38:15 PM

Hi yeah all my other games are fine in dx11. when i use the dx11.exe its still stuck in dx9.
January 2, 2013 1:46:02 PM

Go to my document.My games.Far cry3.Then delete that .xml file.
Game will regenerate it again.
January 2, 2013 1:46:32 PM

And are you using genuine or pirated version?
January 2, 2013 1:54:19 PM

Hi yes genuine. and i deleted that file and it lets me pick dx9 or 11 now in the options. :) 

Thank you
January 2, 2013 2:03:20 PM

Cheers enjoy the game.And set gpu buffer to 1 and vsync to 1 to get rid of stuttering.
January 2, 2013 2:08:38 PM

ok will do that, Thanks for your help :)