Rfactor 2 Replays are always stuck in slow motion

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  1. tyressin

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    Rfactor2 does not use PhysX, so having it on auto, gpu or cpu changes nothing. Its more likely the problem hasn't yet manifested again in your case.
     
  2. Nitrometh

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    Ok. Thanks for the info. But it's really strange. I can reproduce this effect when switching between the physX configurations.
     
  3. fab06

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    for me it's not the track but the Cars i choose for the session .. it's only with some cars (on the same tracks) replay are in slowmo ..
     
  4. mesfigas

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    Rfactor 2 just honor its best modder
    ty :)
     
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  5. Rui

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    Hi
    I solved this problem by turning off the night light from windows.

    regards
     
  6. Highlandwalker

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    I have never had night light switched on and I still get the slow motion effect on some tracks, so I don't think that's the cure. If it worked for you that's good but try more tracks to see whether it's a permanent solution. Try Castle Combe and the Enduracers Mod, this combo is always in slow motion for me. Good luck.
     
  7. Rui

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    Hi
    I just do 3 laps in Castle Combe with a p2 of the Enduracers mod and replay is at the correct speed.
    With 20 cars on track and everything on max.
    GTX 1070ti
    Only happens when i forget night lights on Windows.
    Regards
     
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  8. Rui

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    I must to say that whenever I play rFactor2 I have to see in "video settings" if the graphics card is correct, because it is not always.
    Sometimes it changes alone to "auto",and i have to change it.
     
  9. stonec

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    That setting is not relevant. If it really would use your iGPU, you would only get 10% of your normal FPS.
     
  10. Marisa

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    I just got this bug, funny how it's still not fixed.
     
  11. dylbie

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    I'm having the exact same issue, but from what I can see it's something maxxing out the CPU. If you press CTRL+C you can watch the CPU bar get maxxed in replays.

    Sometimes it seems to be track related, for example - At Riverside replays always run in slow motion with the CPU bar completely maxed out, even if I run alone with no AI. So maybe the track is poorly optimised?

    But recently I found that some settings in my HDV file for a car I made were affecting only the replays. I discussed this with @Marcel Offermans and we both initially thought that the physics files weren't used in replays. But I changed the HDV file and it fixed the issue. So that would imply that it's car related also, and even more weirdly, that the physics files are being used in some way for the replays.

    I now think it's not necessarily car or track related, but some other bug within the core of the game which is causing the excessive CPU usage during the replays in some situations. It might even be related to the freezing/stuttering some are experiencing in real time.

    This can be easily replicated, so 'should' be relatively easy for the devs to diagnose.
     
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  12. olligreen

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    same problem here. high-end system and still this problem.
    as many people already said, it's not on all cars/tracks combinations.
    wondering, if the devs could have a look at this.
     
  13. jymp

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    Yes, please had this issue for a good while now, no fix in sight
     
  14. davehenrie

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    It seems random on my end, perhaps actual memory consumption during a session. When Nords was released, all my replays were at normal speed. But after an afternoon of driving, the replays became the slow motion everyone is complaining about. Haven't checked again since though.
     
  15. JRS

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    Another age old issue. Had quite a fun race at Monaco the other night against the AI with the ASR 1992 F1 Carset.

    Entirely disappointing the replay is slow motion. This is another bug that has been around too long.

    We didn't really NEED a UI. In fact I tried that... for 40 seconds, turned off and am back to the old UI. The new one was a let down.
     
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    I couldn't agree with you more. Every single bug that I have reported over the years is still in the game...
     
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  17. Highlandwalker

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    As I've posted in the past this is track related. The first versions of the Senormen version of Mosport all cars except S397 cars would run in slow motion, I tried a lot of different cars. Senormen recently updated Mosport and now every car I have tried now runs at the correct speed on replays. So I think this sort of proves it's track related. Graphic settings, number of cars or computer spec make no difference if this problem is present on a particular track. I have tried a lot of the suggested cures for this problem but none really work. I have no idea why this problem is present on some tracks
     

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