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Does anyone know why is DNF loading time so long?

Is it going to be fixed? (by patch)

Is there now a way to fix it? (without patches)

Windows 7.

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Duke Nukem Forever taking a long time to load seems... par for the course. –  Grace Note Jun 17 '11 at 11:55
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Duke Nukem: Waiting for Forever. –  Matthew Read Jun 17 '11 at 13:03
    
I just endend it and I no notice slow ANYTHING. Maybe you could provide your hardware specs... –  Ashir Jun 28 '11 at 22:57
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If you are using full-screen mode, try setting it to windowed instead. The difference this had on my game was astounding.

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Check out this answer.

Steps:

  • Launch Steam normally, then launch Duke Nukem.
  • Press control-alt-del to go to the task manager.
  • Right click on Steam to go to process.
  • Select Affinity.
  • Select only CPU 0. Click OK.
  • Set Priority to Low.
  • After you're done windows-tab back to the Duke.
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I've had no problem with load times in Windows. I'm assuming the complaint is probably regarding a console...? –  Shinrai Jun 17 '11 at 15:12
    
It was tagged with Windows-7 so i guess not. –  Sharken Jun 17 '11 at 16:20
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It wasn't tagged that way when I posted that comment. I'm glad the OP clarified, though! –  Shinrai Jun 17 '11 at 17:14
    
Yes. I did not tagged it properly. I apologize for troubles. I will try it ASAP. –  user712092 Jun 19 '11 at 17:08
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