View Full Version : getting Oblivion to work on my computer!

06-12-06, 10:35 AM
hi guys, i'm new... anyway, the stats for my PC are as follows:

2.4 ghz processor
1 GB Ram
Nvidia gforce fx 5700 LE
abit vt7 motherboard
2 120 GB hard drives (one SATA, one IDE)
samsung dvd-rw
ocz modstream 450w psu

that should be all that matters. anyway, i bought oblivion, hoping it would work decently on my computer. instead, i got horrible textures, piss poor framerates, and choppy animations. if anyone knows how i can optimize my settings to get oblivion to run, i would be HIGHLY appreciative :D


p.s. and yes, i am getting a new processor, motherboard, and video card, i know mine aren't the best

06-12-06, 10:39 AM
For your systems specs you cant expect much, Just be happy you can run the game even at its lowest possible setting.

Try tweaking the ini abit.

06-12-06, 11:04 AM
I cant even get my one to work without crashing :/..by crash i mean just plain crash to desktop no error msg...

And yea..gf fx series..gg running oblivion with it ><

06-13-06, 12:54 PM
Try Oldblivion (http://worthplaying.com/article.php?sid=33615&mode=thread&order=0).

06-13-06, 04:06 PM
agree with sh64, oldblivion is a great program

06-13-06, 04:41 PM
Try Oldblivion (http://worthplaying.com/article.php?sid=33615&mode=thread&order=0).

Good advice..Oldblivion works wounders..If I can run simi smooth with a 1.5 AMd an old slow mobo and a FX 5500 anyone can run it...(nana2) Before that I couldnt even move it was so bad.
Good luck dominant06 :D