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Video memory out of memory due to too many textures.

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  • Does anyone know how to clear the video card of textures ?

    I keep creating a new one with the updated graphics and eventually the video card runs out of memory.

    I thought at first it was my pc memory but I delete any memory usage on the pc after things are used.


    n.Wright

    Tuesday, September 17, 2013 3:01 AM

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  • You should release all references to a Direct3D resource if you no longer need it, or indeed you will eventually exhaust VRAM.

    Tuesday, September 17, 2013 7:33 AM
  • I was continuously creating textures which were sent to the video card.

    After about 30 seconds the video card got full and gave an out of memory error.

    So I have just updated the texture on the video card instead of creating a new one each time.


    n.Wright

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013 12:46 AM