About this mod

ENB with SweetFX and Reshade with SweetFX for Fallout 3 & GOTY. This is a Place and Play, no adjustments required. For Vanilla or Modded games.

Permissions and credits
A File of the Month
for March 2017

Thanks very much all.

To Install: Adjust location according to version - Steam, Retail or GOG

Download and extract to your game folder.
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Fallout 3 goty

C:\Program Files (x86)\GOG Galaxy\Games\Fallout 3
(GOG users disable your ingame overlay, under more, settings. To prevent crash on start)

Start and play. (Adjust ingame settings)
GOG users turn off gog ingame overlay.

To Uninstall:

Remove same files.

ENB Version additional download required D3D9.dll
Download here
Select one of the 4 d3d9.dlls in the altd3d9 folder and place it in the game folder with the other files.
Try the Blackmesa first.


ENB with SweetFX setup video
Reshade with SweetFX version installed in same way.

Performance and Gameplay Video's


Additional Setups:

Nvidia Users. Enable DSR in your Nvidia control panel (as shown here), under the global settings. (I checked all the boxes to allow for all the resolutions).

ATI Users:
Enable VSR here.

If you experience micro-stutters or gameplay issues.
Open the enbseries.ini in the game folder and change the line under [GLOBAL] AllowAntialias=1 to AllowAntialias=0.

Adjust ingame settings.

Alter resolution according to rig setup.


Mod Information.

This is meant to enhance the overall game.Use the Sweetfx/Presets/Fallout3.txt file to alter settings.Use PauseBreak to enable/disable effects.
Using the Printscreen, will generate ingame screenshots.
They can be found placed in the game folder, where the files were placed.
Use FastStone Image Viewer, to convert them to jpg or other formats.

Use shift-f12 to disable/enable ENB effects.
Use PauseBreak to toggle sweetFX On/Off

Alter ENB and SweetFX settings as you like.
Full ENB Download available enbdev.com.
Full Sweetfx Download available here.
For further information check here.


Trouble Shooting: Mod

GOG users turn off gog ingame overlay.

Install the DX9 final release if you haven't done so previously. DX9 Final Release June2010
DX install: Download and run the file, tell it to extract to c:\dx, then after goto c:\dx and run the dxsetup file.

Check to make sure you are using the newest graphics drivers.
Try disabling any turbo or overclocking software.

If you experience issues with the ENB D3D9 try this: CTD, Graphics issues.
Replace the d3d9.dll with one of the alternates in the altd3d9 folder from the ModDB download.

Nvidia users can also use this mod (Thanks to khalilsm) to allow the game to run if you have any issues.
Rename the ENB d3d9.dll that came with this mod to d3d9orig.dll and place the d3d9.dll from that mod with it in the game folder.

If using any forced settings through your graphics card, try disabling them.


Other Mods I have made

Fallout3 WinXP-7-8 Multicore Threading 4GB LAA

FalloutNV WinXP-7-8 Multicore Threading 4GB LAA
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Another Veronica                                                                                                          
Title Screen Replacements                                                                                               
NCR Rearmament Fixed 

Reshade and SweetFX for Fallout 4
Ini game update also available.

Go here for the Nexus versions of Mass Effect: ME1 ME2 and ME3.
Others available on Nexus are Dishonored , State of Decay and Left 4 Dead 2
For a full list of updated add-ons check here, 50 different games.
Including other titles like Kingdoms of Amalur Reckoning
Thanks to Christian Jensen (CeeJay.dk) and Crosire for reshade and sweetfx.
Thanks for enb by Boris Vorontsov.
I hope you find these programs and adjustments helpful at making your Mass Effect game more enjoyable.