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Farming Simulator 2009

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Farming Simulator 2009
Farming Simulator 2009 cover
GIANTS Software
Germany Astragon Entertainment
United States Tri Synergy
United Kingdom (Gold Edition) Excalibur Publishing
Russia Noviy Disk
Czech Republic TopCD
Poland CD Projekt
Release dates
Windows March 30, 2009
Modes Singleplayer
Genres Farming, Simulation
Vehicles Industrial
Themes Contemporary
Series Farming Simulator
Farming Simulator 2009 on IGDB
Farming Simulator 2009 on MobyGames
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Farming Simulator 17 2016
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Farming Simulator 19 2018
Farming Simulator 22 2021

General information

Also known as Landwirtschafts Simulator 2009, Фермер[1], Symulator Farmy and TRAKTOR - Zetor Simulátor 2009[2]
Official website (archived)
Farming Simulator Wiki page


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
Gold Edition also available
Official website (unavailable)
DRM details are not known

Essential improvements

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\FarmingSimulator2009\game.xml
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\FarmingSimulator2009\gameSettings.xml
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\FarmingSimulator2009\inputBinding.xml

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\FarmingSimulator2009\savegame*\

Save game cloud syncing

No save game cloud syncing information; you can edit this page to add it.


Video settings
Video settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
UI becomes stretched. At resolutions higher than 720p it slightly increases in size.
UI stretches significantly.
UI stretches significantly.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
The FOV can only be changed in single player with the developer controls turned on [citation needed]
See Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 8x
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 8x MSAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Capped 60fps by default
120+ FPS
Set fps limit with the Developer Controls. See High FPS

Vertical sync (Vsync)

Force off through video driver[citation needed]
  1. Open the game profile from Nvidia Control Panel or Nvidia Inspector.
  2. Force off vertical sync.
Disable through the configuration file
  1. Go to configuration file location.
  2. Open game.xml
  3. Find the line <vsync>true</vsync>
  4. Change it to <vsync>false</vsync>


Disable through the configuration file
  1. Go to configuration file location.
  2. Open game.xml
  3. Find the line <fullscreen>true</fullscreen>
  4. Change it to <fullscreen>false</fullscreen>

High FPS

Increase framerate limit through the Developer Controls
  1. Enable Developer Controls.
  2. Press the ~ key to open the Developer Controls while in game.
  3. Type in framerateLimitFPS ###, replacing ### with the desired value.


Input settings
Input settings


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Royalty free audio


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
The game has no multilingual support, there are separate releases for different languages

Other information


Technical specs Supported Notes
Shader Model support 2.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio OpenAL


Developer Controls

  1. Go to configuration file location.
  2. Open game.xml
  3. Find the line <controls>false</controls>
  4. Change it to <controls>true</controls>

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 3.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 3000+
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6800
ATI Radeon X1600
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible


  1. "Фермер" - last accessed on 2022-06-06
  2. "PC TRAKTOR - Zetor Simulátor 2009 - last accessed on 2022-06-06