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Fixing the sound

Discussion in 'F1 2013 - The Game' started by smasha, Dec 27, 2013.

  1. smasha

    Premium Member

    Got this in the steam sales and have had sound problems galore with it.
    Narration videos work now and then and the car engines sound goes silent after switching to the next scenario.

    Thank God I didn't buy it at full price.
    A buggy mess.
  2. smasha

    Premium Member

    I'm getting a sound problem as soon as I go to the next scenario.
    The video narratives go silent as does the sound of my car engine.
    Anyone know a fix?

    I've put the same question on the Steam forums and no answers.
  3. smasha

    Premium Member

    Tried disabling cloud,running direct x setup,turning off in game community.
    I also verified the integrity of the game.
    Sound bug still there.

    And I get black screens after a few laps.
    Ran benchmark and I'm getting a solid 60fps.

    This game is so buggy.
    Googled for answers but couldn't find anything.
    All other racing games /sims working fine soundwise.
    Only this POS not working.

    F1 2012 works fine.

    Just lucky I got it on Steam sale because all my other F1's don't do this.
    Last edited: Dec 27, 2013
  4. smasha

    Premium Member

    Does not work for me as I have that setting anyway.
    F1 2013 is a big pooey load of buggy soup.
  5. Bram

    Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    You have now replied to three threads stating the same problem. Merged them all back into this single topic.

    No need to dig up more all sound threads and bump them.

    When using "pooh", "buggy", "mess" and such words I doubt anyone will spend their time replying to this thread either.

    If you request for help try to be a bit more friendly.
  6. smasha

    Premium Member

    Sorry Bram but I start going into boiling kettle mode when I can't fix something after a few hours.
    I'll try running the exe as administrator.

    My last hope.
  7. Bram

    Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    Or post some system specs otherwise its like looking for a needle in a haystack.

    Running games as an admin is always recommended, so thats a good one.
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  8. smasha

    Premium Member

    Seems to have fixed it lol.
    Should have done that in the first place but sometimes you don't trust your instincts.
  9. Bram

    Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    Running as admin did the trick?
  10. smasha

    Premium Member

    I'll try a few more scenarios to be sure.
  11. Chris Jenkins

    Chris Jenkins
    Driving til the wheels fall off

    I keep getting sound issues on the PS3 version.
    Whenever I select 'Flying Lap' in the garage on career mode, I get a massive loud distorted noise until I pause the game, then once I un-pause, I get no engine sound.

    Seems to happen every time.