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Sims 3 Graphics Card Not Recognized

Already tried it, says the same thing 0 smiley2990 Posts: 9 June 2014 edited June 2014 The error is "Game can't launch, device 0 can't run this title, no supported graphics You can safely ignore whatever the deviceconfig.log claims. EDIT: It's not so much that CC is harmful persae, it's the fact that third party creators and their meshes have polygons higher than say, that bob with the side bangs

  1. Now I mainly play TF2 and L4D, and have the graphics set pretty high with no issues running either game.
  2. baboongoof, Jun 26, 2009 #10 peterh40 Joined: Apr 15, 2007 Messages: 1,311 TRy changing the options.ini file so that the game runs in Windowed mode: 1.
  3. Dedicated Video Card) you need to make sure the game runs on the card by following the steps below.
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  6. It makes me wonder why they even asked for a DxDiag file from me.
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  8. can you try this and see what it says? 2 smiley2990 Posts: 9 June 2014 edited June 2014 Gaxili1 wrote: A fix for Nvidia Graphics card goes here: Nvidia Right-click on

All Rights Reserved. · Site version: v3.0.0. Working... Try game again. Sims 3 Device Config Empty I found that EA is already aware of this exact issue (Device 0 can't run) which means that the game does not recognize the graphics card.

Go to the Details tab. Sims 3 Unrecognized Video Card Fix Advertisement Recent Posts News from the web #3 poochee replied Oct 27, 2016 at 5:05 PM Firefox Taskbar Icon Malfunction Macboatmaster replied Oct 27, 2016 at 5:00 PM HP Pav 10 Similar Threads - Sims supported graphics The Sims 1 game wont load on my Windows 7 laptop Sh0tking, Jun 8, 2016, in forum: Games Replies: 6 Views: 443 tomsonn Jun 11, https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sims-3-no-supported-graphics-card-error.837946/ I found that EA is already aware of this exact issue (Device 0 can't run) which means that the game does not recognize the graphics card.

For the hell of it I did them all but still no luck. Sims 3 Unrecognized Video Card Windows 8 GBSimmer 5,386 views 9:18 The Sims 3 | How To: Recognize your Graphics Card! - Duration: 10:34. You can just leave the file opened (in a tab if you use Notepad++, or open another editor window otherwise). === Graphics device info === Number: 0 Name (driver): AMD Radeon gracieoscar Llama Wrangler Posts: 68 Re: Sims 3 error; please help. « Reply #5 on: September 10, 2012, 03:36:09 AM » My computer often fails to find it's audio card, particularly

Sims 3 Unrecognized Video Card Fix

Open the \Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\DeviceConfig.log in your text editor program or double-click it. https://help.ea.com/en-tr/help/the-sims/the-sims-3/troubleshooting-graphics-issues-in-the-sims-3-000002115 Sign in 33 41 Don't like this video? Sims 3 Graphics Card Not Recognized Every time I try and run The Sims 3, I repeatedly get the same error message over and over again: "Unable to start game Device 0 cannot run this title. Sims 3 Doesn't Recognize My Graphics Card Click on the Program Settings tab if its not already selected.

Acknowledgements The Staff in staff chat at the time I was planning this with ideas for the FAQ name. http://dualathlonserver.com/sims-3/sims-3-error-video-card-shader.php No, create an account now. Loading... Save the file and if prompted to overwrite, answer Yes. Sims 3 Graphics Card Found 0 Matched 0

in the Rating info section [Found: 0, Matched: 1] in the Graphics device info section They are shown in the below excerpt on the first and last lines respectively. === Rating Contact Us - Archive - Top Game Help:Getting new graphics cards recognized by the game From SimsWiki Jump to: navigation, search Sims 3 Game Help Categories: Custom Content | Installation | Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. http://dualathlonserver.com/sims-3/sims-3-video-card-error-fix.php EAGames is getting on my bad side!

I even emailed EA customer support to ask them if there was a solution, and they gave me what seemed like a copy-and-paste response email with a bunch of solutions that Sims 3 No Supported Video Graphics Card Detected CaptainSauce 550,804 views 16:54 Sims 3 ''Device 0'' Error Fix! - Duration: 10:01. and its licensors.

Recently (around 2 days ago), I tried to launch The Sims 3 but it said the thing about the unsupported card.

I would prefer not to reinstall the whole game... Radeon Right-click and choose Configure switchable graphics.  A window opens that will allow you to choose that card for whatever programs you want. Analyze this file in the Text Editor. Sims 3 Graphics Problems Windows 8 Staff Online Now valis Moderator Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Games > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members

I've since uninstalled and reinstalled the game, my drivers, AND reinstalled Windows just for kicks. Do you get better graphics? kmp36, Jan 10, 2016, in forum: Games Replies: 0 Views: 241 kmp36 Jan 10, 2016 The Sims 4 instalment problem holly.osborne, Jan 4, 2016, in forum: Games Replies: 19 Views: 516 http://dualathlonserver.com/sims-3/sims-3-error-unrecognized-video-card.php Just go by the GPU vendor's Control Panel's report when you have the game running.

Click Properties. Those are meant for normal business tasks, and internet use, like this forum, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Sims 3 - No supported graphics card error Discussion in 'Games' started by Cleric, Jun 24, 2009. Logged sydney511 Occult Posts: 451 R.I.P.

SMF 2.0.11 | SMF © 2015, Simple MachinesSMFAds for Free Forums Theme by Tah Zonemaster XHTML RSS WAP2 anything If this is the case, you might want to revert to the update where it last worked with your Game. Here are my two before and after settings side-by-side, on EA's Default settings as per the rules in the GraphicsRules.sgr file. WalterPain 71,986 views 5:10 The Sims 4 Crash On Launch - Duration: 4:17.

Read a thread of a guy with the same issue, he could not solve it. Elvandil, Jun 24, 2009 #2 lanaerin Joined: Jun 24, 2009 Messages: 6 I am having the same problem and I went so far as calling my computers manufacturer- Stayed on the DxDiag report --------------- Display Devices --------------- Card name: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 Manufacturer: NVIDIA Chip type: GeForce GTX 460 DAC type: Integrated RAMDAC Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_0E22&SUBSYS_23811462&REV_A1 Run DxDiag and save the Case closed!

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Edel - Jan. 14, 1996 - Jul. 02, 2011 Sims 3 error; please help. « on: September 08, 2012, 04:24:22 PM » Hey guys; long time no see.So recently Sims 3 Mostafa Mahrous 1,213 views 2:14 SEX WITH TWO SISTERS - The Sims 4: Part 222 - Duration: 22:05. How to make Sims stop using the integrated one has the instructions if you don't know how.

lanaerin, Jun 24, 2009 #3 Cleric Thread Starter Joined: Nov 15, 2006 Messages: 25 Thank you for your speedy response, Elvandil. Use the Add button to get it since it usually doesn’t show up in the drop-down list on its own. Cause Click to enlargeThe .sgr files in \Game\Bin\ has not been updated to include newer cards. Click to enlargeDevice Manager Load Device Manager, either via Control Panel, Start menu, Windows Explorer, or right-click on the Computer icon on the Desktop.

DEV_xxxx is the Device ID. Candyland 95,908 views 3:49 How to switch from intel hd graphics to dedicated AMD or Nvidia graphics card - Duration: 9:30. Sign in to make your opinion count. What kills me is that I can play games like WOW on FULL settings and do 25man raids and have no lag.