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TrackMania United Forever

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TrackMania United Forever
TrackMania United Forever cover
Developers
Nadeo
Publishers
Focus Home Interactive
Ubisoft
Release dates
Windows April 15, 2008[1]
TrackMania United Forever at Wikipedia
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This page is for the updated version. For the original release, see TrackMania United.

Key points

Free upgrade for owners of TrackMania United.[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Includes an optional CD-key for Online play.
Windows
GamersGate
DRM details are not known
Windows
Steam
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Trackmania United Forever Star Edition
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Update 2010-03-16 updates the game to the latest version.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\TrackMania\Config\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/7200/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\TrackMania\Profiles\
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\TrackMania\Scores\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/7200/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
The game does not have voice acting.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Portuguese
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Slovak
Spanish
Turkish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
8 Hot seat
No split-screen.
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Peer-to-peer
Peer-to-peer is used to download other players' skins and horns.
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 2350, 3450
UDP 2350, 3450
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL
Cutscenes Bink Video

Issues fixed[edit]

Low-res textures with 2 GB+ VRAM GPUs[edit]

Instructions[2]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>
  2. Open Nadeo.ini
  3. Change Distro=TOHOR to Distro=MILIN
  4. Download this update and point the installer to <path-to-game>
  5. Launch the game

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000 XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 1.6 GHz
AMD Athlon XP 1600+
System memory (RAM) 256 MB (512 MB with Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) 3D accelerated
16 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/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>/7200/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (7200) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References