[SOLVED] Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot

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4 years 10 months ago #1 by GroinShooter
Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot was created by GroinShooter
So, I started to have a slight problem after porting my settings to the new version of ReShade (1.1.0)
Whenever I try to take a screenshot in the game it just crashes, this didn't happen when I was using the previous version of ReShade (1.0)
Here's my dxgi info:
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4 years 10 months ago #2 by crosire
Replied by crosire on topic Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot
What happens if you change the screenshot key to a different key (#pragma reshade screenshot_key X)?

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4 years 10 months ago #3 by GroinShooter
Replied by GroinShooter on topic Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot

crosire wrote: What happens if you change the screenshot key to a different key (#pragma reshade screenshot_key X)?


I'm not actually sure where I should paste that line but I tried it in ReShade.fx and I wasn't able to take screens using the defined key...

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4 years 10 months ago #4 by crosire
Replied by crosire on topic Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot
Meaning it crashed or nothing happened?
You can paste that line anywhere, in any of the shader files.

The following would change the screenshot taking key to F12:
#pragma reshade screenshot_key 123

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4 years 10 months ago #5 by GroinShooter
Replied by GroinShooter on topic Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot

crosire wrote: Meaning it crashed or nothing happened?
You can paste that line anywhere, in any of the shader files.

The following would change the screenshot taking key to F12:

#pragma reshade screenshot_key 123


I must have done something wrong before but now it seems to work. Changing the screenshot key to F12 allows me to take screens and the game doesn't crash anymore :-) Any idea why it started crashing in the first place?

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4 years 10 months ago #6 by crosire
Replied by crosire on topic Witcher 3 crash when taking a screenshot
Could be some other tool interfering or maybe an incompatibility with the games own screenshot feature (if it has one, I'm not sure).

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