User:Keith/Sandbox

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Lots of games set their refresh rate to "0", basically meaning it can be whatever the default refresh is for your monitor. The problem? Windows screws it up somewhere along the way and sets it to your lowest refresh rate possible.[1]

Useful tools[edit]

Need testing[edit]

  1. Star Ocean: The Last Hope
  2. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
  3. Wolfenstein: Youngblood
  4. Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot
  5. Sniper Elite 4
  6. Metro Exodus
  7. Team Sonic Racing
  8. Planet Zoo#Unable to change refresh rate

Games with refresh rate cap[edit]

Unfixable[edit]

  1. Sonic Forces - fix is impossible

Fixed[edit]

Game Fix Notes
Aliens vs. Predator (2010) Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Anomaly Warzone Earth Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Anomaly Korea Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Anomaly 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Anomaly Warzone Earth Mobile Campaign Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Anomaly Defenders Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Arma 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Not tested.
Astebreed Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Batman:_Arkham_Origins_Blackgate Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Bayonetta Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Bionic Commando Rearmed Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz on startup. In-game option is broken.
Bionicle Heroes Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
BloodRayne 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
BloodRayne: Betrayal Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Bound by Flame Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz (GOG.com only).
Call of Juarez Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60-100 Hz.
Chrome Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60-85 Hz.
Colin McRae: DiRT 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. In-game option is broken.
Company of Heroes Game chooses incorrect refresh rate Not tested.
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Crysis Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz in DX10 mode. Special K incompatible.
Crysis:_Warhead Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz in DX10 mode. Special K incompatible.
Crysis 2 Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz in DX11 mode. Special K incompatible.
Dariusburst Chronicle Saviours Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Better method
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Dark Souls III Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Dead Island Run the game at screen refresh rate Up to 100 Hz selectable in-game.
Dead Island: Riptide Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Dead State Run the game at screen refresh rate Up to 75 Hz.
Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Devil_May_Cry_HD_Collection Run the game at screen refresh rate] Forces 60 Hz. 3DMigoto fix.
Disgaea PC Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Doom 3: BFG Edition Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60/120 Hz.
Driver: San Francisco Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Empires: Dawn of the Modern World Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 75 Hz.
Enter the Matrix Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Capped at 60 FPS.
Explodemon Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Fable: The Lost Chapters Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Only 60/75/85/100 Hz supported.
Fable III Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Special K incompatible.
Faery: Legends of Avalon Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Gas_Guzzlers:_Combat_Carnage Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Gas Guzzlers Extreme Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Ghostbusters: The Video Game Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams - Rise of the Owlverlord Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Grand_Theft_Auto:_San_Andreas Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Half-Life Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz (D3D only).
Half-Life: Opposing Force Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz (D3D only).
Half-Life: Blue Shift Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz (D3D only).
Halo: Combat Evolved Run the game at screen refresh rate Defaults to 60 Hz on startup.
Halo 2 Game does not save refresh rate of monitor Forces 60 Hz.
Hitman Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Ikaruga Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Inquisitor Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
L.A. Noire Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz (DirectX 11 only).
Legend of Kay Anniversary Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Lego Batman: The Videogame Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz for some resolutions.
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz on startup.
Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz (1440x900 and above).
Lego Jurassic World Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz on startup.
Lego Racers 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga High frame rate Forces 60/85 Hz.
Limbo Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Lost Planet 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz on startup. Ignores config setting.
Mad Riders Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Mafia III Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Special K works at default settings.
Manhunt Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Manhunt 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Up to 100 Hz only.
Mark of the Ninja Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Mars: War Logs Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Mashed Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Mega Man Legacy Collection Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 24 Hz (HDMI) or 60 Hz.
Metro 2033 Redux Run the game at screen refresh rate In-game Vsync forces 60 Hz.
Metro: Last Light Redux Run the game at screen refresh rate In-game Vsync forces 60 Hz.
Nail'd Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Need for Speed: Undercover Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Nex Machina Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Nier: Automata Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 59/50 Hz.
Ninja Blade Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz on startup. In-game option is broken.
Of Orcs and Men Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
OutRun 2006: Coast 2 Coast Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Payday:_The_Heist Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Payday 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Prince of Persia (2008) Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz for 1920x1080; 1680x1050 has 120 Hz.
Prototype Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Prototype 2 Widescreen resolution Forces 100 Hz.
Psychonauts Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60/100 Hz. Special K incompatible.
Rabi-Ribi Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Rayman Legends Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Rayman Origins Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Edition Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Resident Evil HD Remaster Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Rive Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Rogue Warrior Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60/100 Hz.
Scarface:_The_World_Is_Yours Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Scratches Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Second Sight Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Sekiro:_Shadows_Die_Twice Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate. Forces 60 Hz. 3Dmigoto fix.
Shakedown: Hawaii Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Shank Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Shank 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Shellshock 2: Blood Trails Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Silent Hill: Homecoming Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz.
Sine Mora EX Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Sniper Elite III Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Special K incompatible
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior Run the game at screen refresh rate Up to 100 Hz.
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Sonic Adventure 2 Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode I Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Super Meat Boy Super Meat Boy#High frame rate Forces 60 Hz. Old version only.
Symphony Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Tales of Zestiria Run_the_game_at_screen_refresh_rate Forces 60 Hz.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
The Legend of Korra Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
The Saboteur Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz always, and setting higher than 60 is bugged.
The Suffering Run the game at screen refresh rate AiO Patch forces 60 Hz.
The Suffering: Ties That Bind Run the game at screen refresh rate AiO Patch forces 60 Hz.
The_Walking_Dead:_Survival_Instinct Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz and Vsync (not tested).
This War of Mine Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz (and Vsync)
Toki Tori 2+ Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Double Agent Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Total Overdose Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz (and Vsync)
Tower Wars Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60/75 Hz. Special K incompatible.
Transformers: Devastation Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Trine[Note 1] Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Ultimate Spider-Man Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Unreal II: The Awakening Run the game at screen refresh rate Up to 85 Hz. Not tested.
Velocity 2X Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap. May require an older version (0.8.41).
Velvet Assassin Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 100 Hz. Requires 60 FPS cap.
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
XIII High frame rate Forces 60 Hz.
Xpand Rally Xtreme Run the game at screen refresh rate Not tested.
Yomawari: Night Alone Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
Zombie Army Trilogy Run the game at screen refresh rate Forces 60 Hz.
  1. Trine 2 and Trine 3 have broken "Automatic" refresh rate, so you have to specify the real one in the launcher.