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Windows 7: Warcraft 3 Res Problem

14 Aug 2009   #1

Windows 7 64 Ultimate
Warcraft 3 Res Problem

This has been asked but not resolvedfor someone else i belive.


My resolution is 1440 x 900 which of course is not availble by default with wc3. However, vista and xp have a solution which is using the regsitry editor to change the hieght and width (you can read about it here Running Warcraft 3 in Widescreen at FreakyGaming). However, in windows 7...that option isnt there. In fact there isnt even a Video folder in the WC3 Registry.

Anyone have a fix for this? All i have in the registry for WC3 are the following keys (folders):





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14 Aug 2009   #2


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by iball View Post
In fact there isnt even a Video folder in the WC3 Registry.
Strange... I can do registry fix....
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14 Aug 2009   #3


I forgot to mention...
Try to create "Video" folder and change resolution...
It might work...
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14 Aug 2009   #4

Windows 7 64 Ultimate

Did it before i posted, it made me get black bars and everythign stretched
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14 Aug 2009   #5


It must be streched because it's not game navive resolution...
Game has only 4:3 acept ratio... Your monitor is probably widescreen (acept ratio 16:10 or 16:9)
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13 Nov 2009   #6

windows 7

well same thing here
and my laptop is the most common one worked fine with vista os
tried to reinstall and failed
tried to edit resulutions and failed no matter waht you put those black bars are always there
some one please help
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13 Jan 2010   #7

Wind 7 RTM 6.1.7600.16385 x64

In any case of manipulating the resolutions, u cant change the aspect ratio. The game runs ONLY in 4:3. If u set your widescreen resolution, u will get the stretched image only.
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