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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege - Fix: Graphics Card Not Detected

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege may not detect the GPU on some computers. This problem usually occurs on laptops.

There are a few things you can do to let the game detect your graphics card. To fix this issue, follow these steps.

How to Let the R6 Detect Your GPU?

Method #1

Running the R6 Siege as an administrator can help.

  • Go to the folder where the game is installed.
  • Right-click on the RainbowSix.exe application.
  • Tap the Properties
  • Tick Run this program as an administrator on the Compatibility tab.
  • Click on the OK

Method #2

  • Open your NVIDIA Control Panel. You can download the latest NVIDIA graphics card driver here.
  • Go to the Manage 3D settings.
  • On the Global Settings tab, set the Preferred graphics processor to High-performance NVIDIA processor
  • Then, go to the Program Settings tab
  • Click the Add
  • Select the Rainbow Six from the list
  • Set preferred graphics processor to “High-performance NVIDIA processor
  • Click on the Apply

Method #3

If your computer has integrated graphics, you should disable the Intel video card in Device Manager.

  • Right-click on Windows Start logo
  • Go to Device Manager
  • Under the Display adapters, right-click on the Intel video card
  • Click Disable device

Meanwhile, it is best to disable Intel HD Graphics in Bios. Of course if you know how to do it.

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  • so if i disable intigrated graphix should i be fine or should i look into disabaling for bios, what ind issues will i run into if i just general disable