Fallout 3

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About this mod

This enables support for 4GB LAA, Multi-core and Threading. As well as 4GB LAA FOSE support. This should allow for smoother gameplay, faster loading times, better fps, enhanced quality and eliminate crashes.

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Permissions and credits
A File of the Month
for December 2015

Thanks very much all.

MCTF - Multi-Core Threading Fix


*Added a Winzip version for those having issues with Winrar.

Update - New lines added and catalogued see readme.
Default FOV or enhanced FOV Downloads available.
Disable VSYNC in hardware settings for fastest possible FPS, turn on if screen tearing occurs.
Check video below for setting change to unlock FPS

To Install:

Make a folder called "originals" in your game folder and copy/paste the original files there.
 (fallout_default.ini, fallout3.exe)

Step 1:

Extract the contents of the download.
Place the Fallout_default.ini and the 4GB patch in your Fallout folder.
Steam: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Fallout 3 (goty)
GOG:    C:\Program Files (x86)\GOG Galaxy\Games\Fallout 3

GOG and Steam:
Place the Fallout.ini in C:\Users\<>\Documents\My Games\Fallout3.

Step 2:
Run the 4GB patch and select the Fallout3.exe,
apply to enable 4GB LAA. You should get a patch successful screen.
GOG users need not apply the patch to the game exe, only the FOSE.

Run Game Launcher. Set hardware and game settings.
Turn OFF Vsync.
If game does not start, reboot PC for changes to take effect.
Start normally.

Additional Installs:

If you have an Intel Graphics install this Intel Graphics
If you receive an  xlive.dll error install this Winlive update

To Uninstall:

Move the fallout3.exe and fallout_default.ini files from Originals folder back to game folder.
Goto \Documents folder and delete the Fallout.ini
Run The Game Launcher and setup your hardware again.


Run game normally with the normal launcher at least once before doing this step.

Optional Step

Adding the Fallout3 Script Extender
Download and extract the files to your game folder.
Run the 4gb patch and direct it to the game folder apply it to the fose_loader.exe.

Make a shortcut to your desktop from the fose_loader.exe and launch from this. 
Start and play.

Renaming Launcher (fose)
Adds steam & normal launcher support


Goto your game folder
Create a new folder and name it originals.
Place the FalloutLauncher.exe in the Originals folder.
Rename the fose_loader.exe to FalloutLauncher.exe.
Start game normally.

In order to bring up the original launcher.
Open the game folder and drag and drop the renamed fose_loader.exe to the desktop.
Then from the originals folder, copy the launcher, then paste a copy into the game folder.
Run it and the launcher will come up, adjust the settings and close it off.
After you finish setting the hardware, just drag the renamed fose_loader.exe back
into the game folder and overwrite the copy of the original to return
it to the fose launcher.

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ENB File not included in Nexus Version.
Setup Videos





Unlocking Your FPS



Enhanced FOV



Standard FOV






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Other Useful mods.

MTUI        A simple to install mod that resizes ingame text.
Darknss RealEyes  Improves the look of characters by improving the eyes, taking away the flat cataract look.
Sprint Mod      Adds sprint to game (Requires FOSE)
Reshade with Sweetfx 
Improves over all games look and definition.
ENB with SweetFX
Improves over all games look and definition.

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Trouble Shooting: Mod

Best setup on a fresh game but works fine with modded games.
If you have an Intel Graphics install this Intel Graphics
If you receive an  xlive.dll error install this Winlive update
If running the game in 4K and the game is laggy. Turn off the Vsync on the game launcher.
If game fails to start after patching, do a system restart to allow the changes to take effect.
If using the unofficial patch please uninstall it as it can cause crashes.

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Mod Information.


This should allow your game to run smoothly and crash free.
Increasing overall performance, allowing for overall better gameplay.
For ini changes see readme above.
ini changes include:
Enhanced FOV, better audio, better blood and decal effects, altered grass density and shading, a resized pip-boy, plus added lines to prevent crashes and improve gameplay performance.
Use with vanilla or modded games

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Adittional Tweaks

Download Cleanmem here to help improve your games and gameplay.



Nvidia Users.
Enable DSR here
Game Supports both DSR and MFAA



ATI Users:
Enable VSR here.

I hope this helps and enjoy your game.
Just a quick thank-you. I really appreciate the response and feedback I have gotten. Thanks very much.
Thanks to Danielle Pistelli and  NTCore for the 4GB patch software.
Thanks also to Nexus and the Nexus Community.