How to get best performance on GTA 4

Anon - Aug 1, 2009 at 03:03 AM
 Rachit - Aug 23, 2010 at 03:40 PM

I just got GTA 4, but it runs very slowly.

I have
Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
Nvidia Geforce 9700m GTS (yes it is a laptop)
4 Gigs of DDR3 RAM.

Is there a way to force the game to use more RAM, or another trick that can allow it to run at better performance?

4 replies

goto your task manager(proccesses and close all the unessecary backround programs like:
virus scanners/
security programs
and (SRCGSecuROM something like that (if its there, click end proccess

and goto: proccesses , find GTA IV and right click and go SET PRIORTIY (HIGH)

minimize GTA IV and shutdown GTA Social club (if you have it)

set the game graphics to

change the resolution to wat ever u want(try for a lower one) make sure it fits most of the screen

textures : low

Distance :1
Detail Distance :1
shadow :1
?????? :0

James Andersen- signing off

-GTA IV noob