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TheSquidhunter posted a topic in Hardware Tech SupportSo, I very recently got this game, and I started playing with a friend. The first match we played ran smoothly with 50-60 fps on medium - high-ish settings. However, the second match, upon loading a (What I assume must be) much larger map, crashes to desktop with the error "Out of video memory trying to allocate a texture! Try lowering the resolution and closing any applications that might be running. Exiting..." - This happens seemingly at random, sometimes it loads a map and runs for about 5-10 minutes, but most of the time it crashes immediately upon getting the "Press ENTER to deploy" prompt. Empty servers do not seem to present such issues unless it is on (I presume are) the largest maps. I don't understand why this is happening, as I played the game a couple of years back on a free weekend with no issue, and I meet the minimum requirements for the game. Even at the bare minimum settings (At 1080p), the game will crash, usually taking steam and/or discord down with it. My Specs: NONE OVERCLOCKED: EVGA GTX770 2GB VRAM i5 3330 @3.3GHZ 12GB DDR3 RAM My logic being that if it can run arma 3 on medium at 1080p with 120+ people on, it should be able to run this no problem (As it does, even on high, whenever it doesn't straight up crash) I've tried: Updating graphics drivers (Which I did anyway to play Monster Hunter World) Lowering the settings (Not resolution, because I find it very silly that I would need to play at less than 1080 when this is not a demanding game at all) to absolute bare minimum (Didn't change much except getting 70-90 fps when the game doesn't crash) Verifying integrity of game files (All correct, was a fresh install anyways) Clearing up disk space (Yeah so upon looking it up this fixed stuff for a lot of folk, didn't for me) Disabling both discord and steam interfaces (Nada) I would love to play this game, because there are a myriad of features I enjoy in it. However, I feel that either the minimum requirements are underlisted, or that this issue has not been prevalent enough to be permanently fixed. Thanks for reading this far, and I patiently awake a response.
FBIRD posted a topic in Questionsi5-3330 GTX 960 4GB 8 GB RAM Almost every time that I play, I get the error message "Ran out of memory trying to allocate a texture" I tested it with the lowest resolution possible, but still it happens. My memory usage goes to above 3600~ and it crashes. See attached picture. Note that I have never had this problem before, i've been playing squad on this system for more than a year and only now it is showing this problem. I do not know how much memory it was using beforehand when I did not have this problem, I was playing at 1920x1080 without any issue. Note that the graph represents me playing at the lowest resolution possible, with the lowest settings, everything checkbox turned off. I already tried clearing out my HDD with only this game left, to no avail.