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The OS only deals with actual HDD fragmentation, which Steam has no knowledge about - for that to play a role, Steam would have to test file access times, which seems highly [email protected] Madsen Just because Steam has no knowledge of a problem does not mean the problem doesn't affect Steam and its decision to validate files.
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An FOV slider is available within the options which is limited to 75-90°. The actual FOV will be adjusted for other aspect ratios, meaning widescreens gain a higher than configured FOV except in windowed mode.
Console commands can change the FOV to values below & above the slider's range.
Map the entire file to memory (instead of pieces of it as needed). Can speed things up if you have sufficient free memory.