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M6xBlackegalx #1 Posted May 27 2012 - 01:12

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My game use to run in a custom resolution it was like0.25.*8 then something happened and it changed to 4:3 and everything looks very weird is this normal. How could i change it back to the other one?

FLOWERHORN #2 Posted May 27 2012 - 03:32

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Ingame, go to settings then graphics.. their  choose on what resolution you prefer

M6xBlackegalx #3 Posted May 27 2012 - 05:06

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its not the resolution its the ratio that was changed from a weird number like 0.25.*8 to 4:3 now the game just looks to different, is there any way to change a config file or somthing

misscleo #4 Posted May 27 2012 - 10:25

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Navigate to this location in windows explorer:
%appdata%\wargaming.net\WorldOfTanks
Find preferences.xml and open it with notepad.
Look for the following variable and change the value to what you want:
<devicePreferences>
<aspectRatio> 1.3333 </aspectRatio>
</devicePreferences>


M6xBlackegalx #5 Posted May 28 2012 - 21:16

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Thanks alot will try right now :)

M6xBlackegalx #6 Posted May 28 2012 - 21:21

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Thanks misscleo worked great now ill take a look what my friend has and change it back :)