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13 Sep 2009   #21

Win7 Build 7600 x86

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Iampower123 View Post
oh and one minor detail I could run the game in xp without selecting a compatability mode it just worked and had non messed up colors even though I didnt choose to run it in 256 color compatability mode

Do you know which model Pentium IV you have?

Pentium D/Pentium EE

805/820/830/840 NO
915/925/935/945 NO
920/930/940/950/960 YES
955/965 YES

The ones with yes support hardware virtualization.

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13 Sep 2009   #22


Thanks Michel.
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13 Sep 2009   #23

Win7 Build 7600 x86

Well, I hope you can get ti to work with the info we provided.

If I were you I would install virtual pc 2007. That will surely work.
I have to go to bed, 3:38AM here.
And Sassa is in my timezone, so I think he's it off to dreamland soon as well.

But when you get stuck, there are always people here that can help you.

Good luck
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13 Sep 2009   #24

Windows 7

how exctly do I do anything in virtual pc 2007
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13 Sep 2009   #25

Win 7 Pro x64 x 3, Win 7 Pro x86, Ubuntu 9.04

It's important to note that running games in Virtual PC or any Virtualization software can have very poor performance, even when you're playing ghetto old games. This is mainly because of the zero video acceleration available in Virtualized machines. Even if it could easily produce 100s of frames without video acceleration, you will probably get tearing etc. Now if this isn't a fps type game, and it's like monopoly, solitaire, you probably won't have an issue...
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23 Sep 2009   #26

Windows 7

thx to all people virtual pc worked
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26 Sep 2009   #27

Win7 7100 / WinXP SP2

I know the game he's referring to and Yeah I'd go with the Virtual stuff Sassa recommended
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05 Feb 2012   #28

vista 32 bit

ok here is what i tried
set desktop resolution to 1024 *768 and colours to 256 from display then resolution

DPI to 100 %
almost normal

refresh rate ?
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