You are not logged in.


New Member

burgermonz(Mar 29th 2018, 5:17am)

Jsckofblaze(Mar 15th 2018, 4:25am)

groble(Mar 6th 2018, 8:13pm)

Calicko(Feb 22nd 2018, 11:25pm)

wewantmoneee(Feb 14th 2018, 7:00pm)


  • Members: 2,208
  • Threads: 9,760
  • Postings: 145,797 (ø 27.95/day)
  • Greetings to our newest member: burgermonz

At the moment there arenĀ“t any members active..


CW Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
40 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
41 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
42 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
43 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
44 29 30 31 1 2 3 4


GMT/UTC --> +1 during summer time

Dear visitor, welcome to Silgrad Tower: From The Ashes, Forum. If this is your first visit here, please read the Help. It explains in detail how this page works. To use all features of this page, you should consider registering. Please use the registration form, to register here or read more information about the registration process. If you are already registered, please login here.



Posts: 9,021

Location: Belgium/The Netherlands

  • Send private message


Friday, September 6th 2013, 9:37am

Skyrim shadow system (striping, models look ugly)

Due to Skyrim's shadow system, the models don't look very nice if you use the low shadow settings.

The left screenshots show the low setting, the right the highest (ultra).

The main setting is "iShadowMapResolution" in the SkyrimPrefs.ini [Display].

iShadowMapResolution=512 (low) and iShadowMapResolution=4096 (ultra).

Further I used:
iShadowMapResolutionPrimary=3072 (also in Skyrim.ini [Display])

The standard Skyrim.ini uses iShadowMapResolutionPrimary=2048, if I lower these to 2048 it looks even worse.

:Arrow: I advise to use 1024 or 2048 for the iShadowMapResolution also if you use the low settings.
Keep in mind that if you use the launcher to correct your settings (options), the SkyRimPrefs.ini will be updated as ll, so recheck the values.

iShadowMapResolutionPrimary=2048 (also in Skyrim.ini [Display])
Aurea Aetas - Golden Age (Metamorphoses I, 89)

Ovid 43 BC - 17 AD

Version Control

Similar threads

Social bookmarks