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I hate motion blur, as my often jerky movements mean that I often can't see what's going on, is there any way to turn off or reduce this effect?

I've looked in the graphics menu but couldn't see anything.

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There are two ways you can do that.

  1. Go to your "My Documents\BioWare\Mass Effect 3\BIOGame\Config" folder and open the file "GamerSettings.ini" in Notepad. Change the line "MotionBlur=True" to "MotionBlur=False" (if it's not there add it under "[SystemSettings]" header).

  2. Go to "Mass Effect 3\Binaries" folder (where you installed the game) and run MassEffect3Config.exe - it will let you configure various options, including motion blur.


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Will doing these cause a ban from the multiplayer servers? – Fluttershy Mar 15 '12 at 0:44
@Tristan Doing it via method #2 definitely will not (and has the benefit of being easier, too) – Sterno Mar 15 '12 at 1:20

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