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I have no spray in the rain

Discussion in 'F1 2017 - The Game' started by eyewants, Sep 30, 2017.

  1. eyewants

    eyewants

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    I have no spray. I have weather effects at highest, particles at highest, smoke shadows at highest. I have restarted many times with no success. Anybody have an idea?
     
  2. Sascha Guenther

    Sascha Guenther

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    That issue was introduced with their latest patch; it occurs once you have something changed in your graphic Settings. Restarting may help (as you did) but not in any case.
     
  3. BlindDeadMacSlow

    BlindDeadMacSlow

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    This also happens if you Alt/Tab out & Alt/Tab back in. You will have particle physics beforehand but on flipping the game back up from the toolbar, they will be gone until you close it completely & restart.
     
  4. Richard Hessels

    Richard Hessels
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    That's why my framerate goes magically up, when alt-tabbing. Did not drive in the rain yet.
     
  5. eyewants

    eyewants

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    Problem fixed with patch 1.9! However, even on high detail and heavy rain, its still not to the level of real spray. There was a mod for F1 2016 that was very realistic. You could not see the car in front of you. Hope someone is working on it.
     
  6. ParkYongLee

    ParkYongLee

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    You mean the storm mod by vlasovas?
    It's been his speciality for the past few years (except 2015) to create such a mod. Maybe he'll join '17 and create it once again, we'll see.
     
  7. eyewants

    eyewants

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    ParkYongLee: that's the one. I apparently found it some time back. He mentioned he'd look at it in early September but nothing from him since.