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[GTA|REL] Render Flags Customizer


Alexander Blade
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-= Render Flags Customizer

 

Description:

Allows to control game render flags, so you can for ex. disable shadows, sky, lights etc.

Very useful at low PCs.

 

Supports:

GTAIV.exe version 1.0.1.0 , 1.0.2.0 , 1.0.3.0

 

Download link: http://Alexander.SannyBuilder.com/Files/IV...gCustomizer.rar

 

All documentation is according to post by kbps

http://www.gtaforums.com/index.php?showtopic=380830&st=40#

Edited by Alexander Blade
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yep biggrin.gif

it's a question for R* , not for me

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At default I get 24-25FPS, low everything, a bit more than 25% draw distance

 

I think I got a 4FPS increase with the default rederflags configuration settings... smile.gif

EDIT: Adding No Bullet Holes and Over bright - I got +7 FPS.

 

So all these 0/1 values are just on and off switches for particular objects?

 

I will test it out some more, now disabling some other useless things.

 

Kudos

EDIT: Will add to sig, this is a very useful tool.

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It didnt change anything, turned rendering off, but apart from an ugly looking game i didnt get a fps increase.

With the default render flags setup, I didn't get any difference graphically. But, benchmarkvise, I got up from 25FPS to 29FPS.

 

 

The tweak that disable all shadows, actually doesn't do anything, as I think it pertains to Grainy Shadows and not the smooth shadows - I already have disabled the grainy shadows - and even with that renderflag - nothing is changed, there is still smooth lightning everywhere.

 

You need to run benchmark, it might be that more powerful computers will get a performance difference of 0-2 FPS while weaker ones will get more like 3 - 7 FPS.

 

I am going to keep on using this setup,

flags=00010001100010000001100110101111

- default + no bullet holes (not noticable imo) + big shadow tweak (which maybe is being overwritten by disable grainy shadows tweak)

 

30FPS now.

17-20 during cutscenes

 

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Wow! This give me a 7+FPS. Thanks Alex! cookie.gifcookie.gif

 

Edit.

It's possible to use few flags an one time?

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rofl, i don't know how no-one noticed this earlier, but when i applied this thing to my gta iv w/o changing the flags (using the defaults thus) i noticed Niko's hair looked a bit weird... Yeah, it flattens his hair completely, not sure what else is changed, or does it just give a haircut to the whole liberty city.. sigh.gif

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why does this not work for me?

 

I have 1.0.2.0 and it keeps saying that my GTA: IV exe isnt supported =\

 

EDIT: dammnn, big ass bump

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* updated *
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Sorry for bump but can you please make a version for 1.0.0.0? I cannot install any patches confused.gif .

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Alexander Blade

it won't help u - nothing can bring 1.0 game to work properly , find a way to install patches

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anyone needs update for this ?

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anyone needs update for this ?

would be great to have an update!

 

buddy of mine just got him self gta, but has a

crappy PC so hes frustrated that its not running as smoothly.

he doesnt want to play MP anymore, and i thought this would

be a worth a try for him, but as it is not being updated...

.. he cant

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When i use flags=00010001100110000011100010101111 it disables water too.. how i suppose to get mah water bak cryani.gif

 

Sry for teh bump

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try to turn off/on flags and see the result

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Will this make GTA IV able to run on a Pixel Shader 2.0 card since it's disabling most of the rendering, or is that just too much to ask for

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