Operation Flashpoint: Red River

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Operation Flashpoint: Red River
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EGO 2.0
Release dates
Windows April 21, 2011
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Operation Flashpoint
Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis 2001
Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising 2009
Operation Flashpoint: Red River 2011

Key points

The Valley of Death DLC is no longer available to purchase due to the Games for Windows Marketplace being shut down. To bring content of this DLC to your copy of game, follow this guide.

General information

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Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
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SecuROM DRM disc check.[1]
All versions require Games for Windows - LIVE DRM.[Note 1]
This game is no longer available digitally.
The Valley of Death DLC is no longer available to purchase due to the Games for Windows Marketplace being shut down. To bring content of this DLC to your copy of game, follow this guide.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Valley of Death No longer sold digitally.

Essential improvements[edit]


Latest patch is 1.2

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\OFRR\hardwaresettings\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/44340/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\OFRR\Profiles\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/44340/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Advanced video settings.
Advanced video settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
HUD elements scale poorly at higher resolutions.
Field of view (FOV)
48° by default. See Field of view (FOV).
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)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Set FOV in config.dat[2]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\
  2. Make a backup of config.dat
  3. Open config.dat with a hex editor such as HxD.
  4. Find these variables:
    • property.name.defaultFOV.value
    • property.name.defaultFirstPersonFOV.value
  5. Next to them, change the default values (48 and 47.448) to your liking
  6. Save the file and start the game
property.name.defaultFOV.value must be in XX format
property.name.defaultFirstPersonFOV.value must be in XX.XXX format

Input settings[edit]

KB/M input settings.
KB/M input settings.
Controller settings.
Controller settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Effects, Speech, Ambient
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.
Note:Game is on official list but not yet confirmed to be 3D.
Devices Native Notes
Supports: Yaw, Pitch (only in vehicles).


Online features require a Microsoft account (optional for offline play).

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
4 Co-op
Online play
4 Co-op

Issues fixed[edit]

Game crashes to desktop after a few minutes[edit]

Even though the game starts OK after a few minutes it crashes to desktop (Windows 10).
Turn Windows networking off
  1. Turn off (disable) windows netowkring by disabling your Ethernet connection.
  2. Red River will start and enter off line mode. There won't be any more crashes
  3. Red River is same engine as Dragon Rising and Nvidia lists the same fix for that on an official page.

Game refuses to launch[edit]

Download the final version of Games for Windows Live

Download Games for Windows Live version 3.5 directly from Microsoft.[3]

Game does not launch and gives a "SecuLauncher Error" message[edit]

Disable the file "patch1"

Disable the file "patch1" in the installation folder either by deleting it or renaming it to something else.[4]

Other information[edit]


Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
2 GB (Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 8 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon X1800
Nvidia GeForce 7800
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible


  1. Games for Windows - LIVE DRM features: SSA activation, local profile support unknown.
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/44340/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (44340) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.