View Full Version : Tomb Raider Underworld Technical FAQ

31-10-08, 15:47
- bigfile crc fail - did u download from official site, or torrent. Torrent was partially corrupted. Retry from official sites only (more coming online all the time)

- Setup asks for original CD- Make sure you are extracting the archive first before running the setup program within it.

- Direct3d couldn't initialize - graphics card is under spec

- Game runs slow - drop resolution down, try disabling shadows (biggest hit on performance)

- Crashing on loading screen - ensure drivers are up to date

Drivers for desktop pc's - game requires very latest drivers to work.
- nvidia users - http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-us
- ati users - http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Drivers for laptops - this is really hard as they are all different usually.

- Graphic cards (taken from readme included with demo)
Cards which should be able to play without issue
ATI – Radeon X1800, Radeon X1900, Radeon X1950, Radeon HD2600/2900 series, Radeon HD3650/3850 Series, Radeon HD 4670/4850 series
nVidia – GeForce 6800 Ultra, GeForce 7600 GT, GeForce 7900 GTX, GeForce 7950, GeForce 8600 GTS, GeForce 8800, GeForce 9600 GT, GeForce 9800 GTX, GeForce GTX 2xx

Graphic Cards which may function but performance may be reduced.
ATI – Radeon X1300, Radeon X1500, HD 2300/2400, HD4550
nVidia – GeForce 6200, GeForce 6600, GeForce 7300, GeForce 8300, GeForce 8400, GeForce 8500, GeForce 9400/9500

Will add to as more stuff arises. If people find other issues and solutions we can keep this thread `clean` of conversations and just keep valid help?