Editing Cyberpunk 2077 file structure may improve PC performance

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, December 14, 2020 17:19 GMT

Cyberpunk 2077Launching has been plagued by complaints about performance issues, glitches, bugs, etc., but one file structure edit may fix some issues with your game’s PC.

Cyberpunk player “The Phoenix Royal” posted a strange fix on Reddit. This shows that even high-end PCs can be dragged down by some suspicious standard settings in the game’s configuration files.

Many PC performance issues seem to be due to CD Projekt Red allocating the same amount of memory and VRAM to the PC as if the game was being played on an Xbox or PlayStation.

Once the issue was resolved, Redditor found that the game could run and load much faster, and various graphics settings could be much higher than before. The comments in the thread also suggest that other players have had similar success after modifying the file.

ThePhoenixRoyal outlined how to jump to these configuration files and mess with them yourself. Be aware that jumping into a config file risks crashing your game or Windows. Continue at your own risk and understand the dangers associated with digging into files in this way.

In the link, you can find the steps that another user in the thread has put together in a handy guide.

CD Projekt Red staff are still looking for bugs: Last week’s patch fixed an issue where certain images could cause seizures on people suffering from epilepsy, and CDPR is Cyber ​​on PS4 and Xbox One. A world that sought patience after the performance of punk2077 launched a refund campaign for retailers around.

Elsewhere, Cyberpunk 2077 players on the console are finding creative ways to deal with the shocking performance of the game on PS4 and Xbox One.

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Cyberpunk 2077 file config edit may improve PC performance

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