L.A. Noire – 30FPS Cap and Black Bars Removal

Okay PC gamers, here is something special for you today. By now, most of you will probably know that the PC version of L.A. Noire is locked at 30fps. Well, not anymore. Rage3D’s user ‘jackfuste’, the man behind the FPS workarounds for both Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 1 & 2, has released a 30FPS removal for Rockstar’s adventure game. Moreover, this executable file also removes the black bars on 4:3, 5:4 and 16:10 resolutions, which is a big plus. To put it simple; this is how L.A. Noire should be in the first place. God, I love modders.
Those interested can download this removal from here. Make sure though that you have updated your game to the latest version.

Here is a workaround for those that have been experiencing incompatibility problems with the aforementioned executable file.


Another method to remove 30FPS cap:
• Download the program – ArtMoney
• Start the game
• Alt-Tab to ArtMoney
• Select the process L.A. Noire and click “Search”

• Enter the value 59.94000, Type – “Float(standart)”

• Add the found value to table and change it to:
119.88 – for 60 FPS cap
99.90 – for 50 FPS cap
79.92 – for 40FPS cap

• Alt-Tab to game

John Papadopoulos

John is the founder and Editor in Chief at DSOGaming. He is a PC gaming fan and highly supports the modding and indie communities. Before creating DSOGaming, John worked on numerous gaming websites. While he is a die-hard PC gamer, his gaming roots can be found on consoles. John loved - and still does - the 16-bit consoles, and considers SNES to be one of the best consoles. Still, the PC platform won him over consoles. That was mainly due to 3DFX and its iconic dedicated 3D accelerator graphics card, Voodoo 2. John has also written a higher degree thesis on the "The Evolution of PC graphics cards." Contact: Email