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007: Quantum of Solace
Developers
Windows
Publishers
Engines
Release dates
WindowsOctober 31, 2008
Reception
Metacritic70
IGDB62
Taxonomy
MicrotransactionsNone
ModesSingleplayer, Multiplayer
PacingReal-time
PerspectivesFirst-person, Third-person
ControlsDirect control
GenresAction, Shooter
SeriesJames Bond 007
James Bond 007
James Bond 007: A View to a Kill1985
James Bond 007: Goldfinger1986
007: Licence to Kill1989
James Bond 007: The Stealth Affair1990
The Spy Who Loved Me1990
James Bond 007: Nightfire2002
007: Quantum of Solace2008
GoldenEye: Source (unofficial mod)2009
James Bond 007: Blood Stone2010
007 Legends2012
  • 2Essential improvements
  • 3Game data
  • 6Audio settings
  • 8Network
  • 9Issues fixed
  • 10Other information

League of Legends Patch 10.24 - Release Date, Cosmic. Steam Sale 2020 - Expected Schedule of Sale Dates for the Year Teamfight Tactics Patch Notes 10.24 - Release Date, Lulu Changes and More. Quantum of Solace is a 2008 British spy film and the twenty-second in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions. Directed by Marc Forster and written by Paul Haggis, Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, it is a direct sequel to Casino Royale, and the second film to star Daniel Craig as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Quantum of Solace Walkthrough. First dispose of this guard and take his CR-1911.45. To the right of where he stood is the camera patch for this level, and to the.

Warnings

For Games for Windows - LIVE on Windows 8 or later, install the latest Games for Windows - LIVE software.

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS; use Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

SourceDRMNotesKeysOS
Retail SafeDisc v4.9 DRM[Note 1].
Steam (unavailable)
SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
The game is no longer available digitally, most likely due to Activision losing rights to James Bond license.[3]
Both the Camille Map Pack DLC, and Collector's Edition was not released for PC.
All versions require Games for Windows - LIVEDRM.[Note 2]

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

The 1.1 Patch updates the game to the latest version. The game should automatically prompt for the update when using a LIVE profile; the update can also be downloaded manually (extract the contents and run QoS_Update.exe).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows %APPDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solaceplayers<user-id>config.cfg[Note 3]
%PROGRAMDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solace
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/10080/pfx/[Note 4]
Config file is encrypted and contains save data.

Save game data location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows %APPDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solaceplayers<user-id>config.cfg
%LOCALAPPDATA%MicrosoftXLiveContent01100001007F57F2
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/10080/pfx/[Note 4]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video settings[edit]

Graphics Settings
Graphics featureStateNotes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)Default FOV is 65° (horizontal). Use SuicideMachine's Tool to modify it.
WindowedUse SuicideMachine's Tool. After launching the game press Alt+Tab for the changes to apply.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPSCapped at 30 FPS; use Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker to modify the cap. High framerate may occasionally cause some issues. See developer notes.
120+ FPSUse Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker to modify the cap. High framerate may occasionally cause some issues. See developer notes.

Input settings[edit]

Controls Remap
Controls Remap
Keyboard and mouseStateNotes
Remapping
Mouse accelerationNo acceleration present.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller supportSee the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio Settings
Audio featureStateNotes
Separate volume controlsMusic
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lostThe game pauses, when tabbed out. Even when windowed.

Localizations

LanguageUIAudioSubNotes
English
French
German
Italian
PolishRetail only. Audio only PC version
Russian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modesNative Notes
vorpXG3D
User created game profile. See user notes here.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

TypeNativePlayersNotes
Local playWii version only.
LAN play12 Versus
Online play12 Requires an online 'Games for Windows – LIVE' account.

Issues fixed[edit]

Freeze/Black Screen During Loading[edit]

Use a local (offline) Games for Windows - LIVE profile[citation needed]
Using an online GFWL or Xbox profile will cause the game to freeze after the 2nd mission's initial loading cutscene (Siena). Using a local GFWL profile resolves this, however you will not be able to unlock achievements nor access the save from your online profile.
  1. Click here for instructions on creating a local profile.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specsSupportedNotes
Direct3D9
Shader Model support3

Middleware[edit]

MiddlewareNotes
AudioMiles Sound System
InterfaceScaleform
CutscenesBink Video

Enabling SSAO for Nvidia graphics cards[edit]

Use the Ambient Occlusion flag 0x00000004 with Quality or High Quality.
Using Ambient Occlusion flag 0x00000004[citation needed]
  1. Download and run Nvidia Profile Inspector.
  2. Under Profiles type Quantum of Solace.
  3. Under Ambient Occlusion compatibility insert the flag 0x00000004.
  4. Under Ambient Occlusion usage select Enabled.
  5. Under Ambient Occlusion setting select your quality of preference.
  6. Click Apply changes.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)XP, Vista
Processor (CPU)Intel Pentium 4 - 3.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 3200+
System memory (RAM)512 MB (XP) / 1 GB (Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD)8200 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600
ATI Radeon 9800 Pro
128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRMdoes not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]
  2. Games for Windows - LIVEDRM features: Legacy activation, local profile support unknown.
  3. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).
  4. 4.04.1File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/10080/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (10080) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Not Loading in Windows 10; this will break thousands of - Microsoft Community - last accessed on 2017-01-16
  2. Microsoft - MS15-097: Description of the security update for the graphics component in Windows: September 8, 2015 - last accessed on 2018-02-16
  3. Neowin Activision loses rights to James Bond game license
Quantum Of Solace Patch
007: Quantum of Solace
Developers
Windows
Publishers
Engines
Release dates
WindowsOctober 31, 2008
Reception
Metacritic70
IGDB62
Taxonomy
MicrotransactionsNone
ModesSingleplayer, Multiplayer
PacingReal-time
PerspectivesFirst-person, Third-person
ControlsDirect control
GenresAction, Shooter
SeriesJames Bond 007
James Bond 007
James Bond 007: A View to a Kill1985
James Bond 007: Goldfinger1986
007: Licence to Kill1989
James Bond 007: The Stealth Affair1990
The Spy Who Loved Me1990
James Bond 007: Nightfire2002
007: Quantum of Solace2008
GoldenEye: Source (unofficial mod)2009
James Bond 007: Blood Stone2010
007 Legends2012
  • 2Essential improvements
  • 3Game data
  • 6Audio settings
  • 8Network
  • 9Issues fixed
  • 10Other information

Warnings

For Games for Windows - LIVE on Windows 8 or later, install the latest Games for Windows - LIVE software.

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS; use Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker.

General information

Quantum Of Solace Actress

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

SourceDRMNotesKeysOS
Retail SafeDisc v4.9 DRM[Note 1].
Steam (unavailable)
SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
The game is no longer available digitally, most likely due to Activision losing rights to James Bond license.[3]
Both the Camille Map Pack DLC, and Collector's Edition was not released for PC.
All versions require Games for Windows - LIVEDRM.[Note 2]

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

The 1.1 Patch updates the game to the latest version. The game should automatically prompt for the update when using a LIVE profile; the update can also be downloaded manually (extract the contents and run QoS_Update.exe).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows %APPDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solaceplayers<user-id>config.cfg[Note 3]
%PROGRAMDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solace
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/10080/pfx/[Note 4]
Config file is encrypted and contains save data.

Save game data location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows %APPDATA%ActivisionQuantum of Solaceplayers<user-id>config.cfg
%LOCALAPPDATA%MicrosoftXLiveContent01100001007F57F2
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/10080/pfx/[Note 4]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video settings[edit]

Graphics Settings
Graphics featureStateNotes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)Default FOV is 65° (horizontal). Use SuicideMachine's Tool to modify it.
WindowedUse SuicideMachine's Tool. After launching the game press Alt+Tab for the changes to apply.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPSCapped at 30 FPS; use Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker to modify the cap. High framerate may occasionally cause some issues. See developer notes.
120+ FPSUse Quantum of Solace FOV and FPS unlocker to modify the cap. High framerate may occasionally cause some issues. See developer notes.

Input settings[edit]

Controls Remap
Controls Remap
Keyboard and mouseStateNotes
Remapping
Mouse accelerationNo acceleration present.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller supportSee the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio Settings
Audio featureStateNotes
Separate volume controlsMusic
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lostThe game pauses, when tabbed out. Even when windowed.

Localizations

LanguageUIAudioSubNotes
English
French
German
Italian
PolishRetail only. Audio only PC version
Russian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modesNative Notes
vorpXG3D
User created game profile. See user notes here.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

TypeNativePlayersNotes
Local playWii version only.
LAN play12 Versus
Online play12 Requires an online 'Games for Windows – LIVE' account.

Issues fixed[edit]

Freeze/Black Screen During Loading[edit]

Use a local (offline) Games for Windows - LIVE profile[citation needed]
Using an online GFWL or Xbox profile will cause the game to freeze after the 2nd mission's initial loading cutscene (Siena). Using a local GFWL profile resolves this, however you will not be able to unlock achievements nor access the save from your online profile.
  1. Click here for instructions on creating a local profile.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specsSupportedNotes
Direct3D9
Shader Model support3

Middleware[edit]

MiddlewareNotes
AudioMiles Sound System
InterfaceScaleform
CutscenesBink Video

Enabling SSAO for Nvidia graphics cards[edit]

Use the Ambient Occlusion flag 0x00000004 with Quality or High Quality.
Using Ambient Occlusion flag 0x00000004[citation needed]
  1. Download and run Nvidia Profile Inspector.
  2. Under Profiles type Quantum of Solace.
  3. Under Ambient Occlusion compatibility insert the flag 0x00000004.
  4. Under Ambient Occlusion usage select Enabled.
  5. Under Ambient Occlusion setting select your quality of preference.
  6. Click Apply changes.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)XP, Vista
Processor (CPU)Intel Pentium 4 - 3.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 3200+
System memory (RAM)512 MB (XP) / 1 GB (Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD)8200 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600
ATI Radeon 9800 Pro
128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRMdoes not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]
  2. Games for Windows - LIVEDRM features: Legacy activation, local profile support unknown.
  3. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).
  4. 4.04.1File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/10080/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (10080) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

Quantum Of Solace Achievements

  1. Not Loading in Windows 10; this will break thousands of - Microsoft Community - last accessed on 2017-01-16
  2. Microsoft - MS15-097: Description of the security update for the graphics component in Windows: September 8, 2015 - last accessed on 2018-02-16
  3. Neowin Activision loses rights to James Bond game license