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Need for Speed Most Wanted

Application Details:

Version: Game
License: Retail
URL:  
Votes: 11
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.0

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Test Results

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What works

All menus work perfectly. The game itself partially works. Direct Input finally knows that keyboard is connected to the PC :)

What does not

Sound doesn't work at all (NFSMW crashes if it's enabled in winecfg). Turning "Overbright" on makes everything green. On lowest details cars have strange colors or some parts of them don't even appear on screen. The game crashes on random during rides.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Installation.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

Menus work smoothly even on highest details (only overbright turned off, because of the "green bug"). During game I get 15 or less FPS, which makes game unplayable (even though i managed to finish one race).

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 18.10 "Cosmic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Mar 15 20194.0Yes Yes NoPlatinumUser 
ShowmacOS 10.13 "High Sierra"Sep 22 20183.0.3Yes Yes NoSilverUser 
ShowDebian 10.x "Buster"May 01 20183.7Yes Yes NoPlatinumGero45 
ShowDebian 9 (Stretch)Nov 07 20172.19-stagingYes Yes YesGoldDavid García 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 8.x "Jessie" x86_64Jun 09 20172.9-stagingYes Yes GoldDavid García 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
10841 Restore display resolution when focus is lost or on exit RESOLVED NOTOURBUG View
33296 Delayed key response for a multiple games (NFS: Most Wanted (2005), NFS: Hot Pursuit (2010), Project Cars) NEW View

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HowTo / Notes

Avoid installing DirectX

1. Go to AutoRun folder and open 'autorun.cfg' file.

2. Edit row 'DirectXVersion=9.0c' to 'DirectXVersion=0'

Comments

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uniws is not required
by Alex S. on Saturday March 11th 2017, 13:47
If you do wineconfig and emulate virtual desktop with any resolution, uniws is not needed. Changing the resolution will just work ingame. Of course, the highest will be 1280x since that's what the game natively supports.
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