How to manually change resolution (out of game)?

#1RawrImAmonsterPosted 7/27/2009 9:51:04 PM
I recently got a new TV that supports 1080p resolutions, but unfortunately, my NFS Undercover is set to 1680 x 1050. The game won't open on my new TV, and I can't set my resolution to something compatible on my old TV. How can I manually change this resolution? I tried looking for the registry but I can't seem to find it. Thanks.
#2BadProfessionalPosted 7/27/2009 10:23:13 PM
Add -SAFEMODE (outside the quotes)in the Target field of the program shortcut.
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#3RawrImAmonster(Topic Creator)Posted 7/29/2009 8:12:15 AM
Thanks a lot!
#4jeffareidPosted 8/4/2009 12:23:37 PM
Registry settings are here, example values for 1280 (hex 500) x 960 (hex 3c0):


Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\EA Games\Need for Speed Undercover]
"g_Width"=dword:00000500
"g_Height"=dword:000003c0


You can copy the 5 lines above and create a .REG file, then edit that file for the resolution you want, then just double click on the .REG file to change resolutions.
#5TatsuKatanaPosted 8/10/2009 8:38:04 PM
what about 1366x768?
#6samboucherPosted 8/17/2009 7:52:01 AM
Hey guy's I have the same problem but the way to do it manually is just to dificult for me I think lol could someone just tell me the exact way to run it into safemode !
I have tried a couple of thing with no succes I think I just do it wrong !!

thx Alex