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When I start the game, I have to sit through a barrage of unskippable logos and splash screens. How do I disable these logos and get straight to the main menu?

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The information is also available at PC Gamer along with some other useful tweaks - pcgamer.com/2013/03/27/… –  HWGMousey Apr 5 '13 at 23:33
    
You can click right through all of them but the copyright screen. –  Unionhawk Apr 7 '13 at 18:53
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First, open up XEngine.ini in your favorite text editor. You'll find this file in your config folder:

C:\Users\[Your Name]\Documents\My Games\BioShock Infinite\XGame\Config\

In XEngine.ini, scroll down to the [FullScreenMovie] section. Look for the following four lines, and disable them by adding a semicolon (;) at the beginning of the line:

StartupMovies=2KLogoSweep720p2997
StartupMovies=IrrationalLogoTest
StartupMovies=UE3AnimatedLogo_ProRes
StartupMovies=AMDLogo720p

Save and close the file. Now when you launch the game, you'll only see the copyright and autosave screens before the main menu. (I haven't yet found a way to disable those)

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you answered your own question immediately after you posted it? –  Outlier Mar 29 '13 at 0:38
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@Outlier: Nothing wrong with that. –  hammar Mar 29 '13 at 1:39
    
oh wow didn't know that. Thanks for the link –  Outlier Mar 29 '13 at 2:27
    
I don't think those folders are correct. Both Vista and 7 use C:\Users - C:\Documents and Settings is from XP. Also, My Games is under the Documents subdirectory for me. I assume it's the same in Windows XP? I've edited the answer, but could someone please double-check that their folders are in the same location? –  BlueRaja - Danny Pflughoeft Apr 7 '13 at 11:15
    
@BlueRaja-DannyPflughoeft Correct on both counts. I was doing this from memory and I got it wrong. –  Brant Apr 7 '13 at 17:59
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I just press left click and SPACE bar fast and although they are not as elegant as your solution but still it is fast

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