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Is it possible, if not already being worked on, to add overlay support to
Guild Wars 2? Just used the dependency walker as suggested from a previous
response, and found the GW2 supports both D3D9 and D3D10. However in the
current snapshot it only has a plugin that supports Guild Wars. There is a
workaround to get the overlay to work with GW2 but I dont like the approach
Would the workaround be disabling D3D9Ex?
Alright, GW2 does not use D3D9Ex (at least not yet, apparently it caused
problems so they switched back).
The workaround involves circumventing the launcher, so the next suspicion
would be that the overlay hooks break on the transition between that and the
i can atest that circumventing the launcher works just fine. overlay works
there is no risk, unless someone logs into your computer and steals your
Add this to the end of the TARGET section on the properties window of your
-email EMAIL -password PASS -nopatchui
EMAIL = your login email address
PASSWORD = your login password.
again, these help the gw2.exe circumvent the launcher (where you would
normally type those items in), there is no security risk with this method. and
This does work, but as of a patch a month or two ago you can no longer use the trading post if you login with this method (you get authentication errors).
Is there any work being done to address this issue so the work-around is not required? Most other overlays seem to work fine with Guild Wars 2.