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Windows 7: Race Driver - Grid in Windows 7

14 Apr 2009   #1
evanspec

Windows 7 Build 7100 RC x86 OS
 
 
Race Driver - Grid in Windows 7

I just installed it and when I ran the game for the first time, at the menu screen it was all black. My screen was all black! I couldn't see anything! Could you guys plz help me? It's a really good game and I don't want to miss out on it.


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14 Apr 2009   #2
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

hey, I'm installing it now so I'll post back how it went after. I'm almost sure it was working well in my previous Win 7 installs.

Cool to see another L.I.er on here as I'm from Nassau too.
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14 Apr 2009   #3
black dog

7068 64 bit + XP Pro
 
 

Grid works fine for me in 7000 and 7068 64 bit . My problem is my Nostromo games controller won't work with it,even though it is recognised and i can adjust it etc

I will be following this thread to see how you get on, as i need my Grid fix, and would prefer to be able to get it without having to boot to XP.

Good luck.
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14 Apr 2009   #4
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Yeah. It works great for me and I had the same contoller problem. Until I figured out that you have to remap the controls by hand for each button (accelerate, braking, power brake etc...)

Game now works a treat for me. 1680x1050, mostly default settings, some advanced ones raised and I'm getting about 20 fps which seems alright.
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17 May 2009   #5
PEEPs420

Windows Vista 64bit / Windows 7 RC 7100
 
 

Can anyone confirm if this works on RC 64bit? It seems to have an issue on my setup but there could be multiple reasons for that. Just wanted to see if anyone got it running. Well go from there. Thanks!
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17 May 2009   #6
war1ock

windows 7 rc 64bit
 
 
Race Driver Grid

I have it installed on Windows 7 RC 64 bit and running on an ASUS Rampage Gene II, i7-920 and GTX285.
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18 May 2009   #7
RST101

Windows 7 Ultimate x64.
 
 

Grid works flawlessly here on 7127 x64. Have you managed to sort it evanspec?
You may want to consider updating from the 7068 build to a more recent one, either 7100 or 7127, although grid has worked on all my builds up to now.

You may also want to try updating gpu drivers.

Let us know how it goes.
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18 May 2009   #8
evanspec

Windows 7 Build 7100 RC x86 OS
 
 

Aight, I haven't updated the version of the OS yet. I also have just taken the files off my computer. The funny thing is I just installed the original Sims game on my computer.
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18 May 2009   #9
tony roma

Windows7 x86 build 7127
 
 

working with no problems...win7 32 bit RC...
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18 May 2009   #10
johngalt

 

If anyone wants confirmation that GRID works in Windows 7 RC 64bit:

I have my team that I start playing last week, I currently have $3359124 and have already fired 3 teammates, and I have won 34 races in 45 attempts, and have 12 trophies.

And it has never ever giving me so much as a hiccup. And I have not patched it from retail, either.
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