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Windows 7: Intel(R) HD Graphics 4600

20 Apr 2014   #1

Win 7 Pro SP 1
Intel(R) HD Graphics 4600

Good Evening

Any one out there that could possibly help in getting Transport Giant Gold edition (without any other mods installed) to run on my new HP model. HP Pro Book 450 G1.
What amazes me is that an older program called Freight Tycoon runs perfectly, but the TG Gold "stops" at the menu, when it wants to do the "screen resolution check".
I have it running on another pc with Win 7 Home Edition without any problems!
Is it just the diff between Win 7 Pro & Home Edition that will not let the program run?
Any ideas and or suggestions would be highly appreciated.

Thank you & have a great evening

Regards from South Africa


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20 Apr 2014   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 8 Pro x64 dual boot

It's probably not the difference between the Home Edition and Pro that's causing the problem. It's likely that the game is finding something in your graphics card that it doesn't like.

Are your video drivers installed and up to date with the most recent version applicable to your PC?
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21 Apr 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

look its just like when I got windows 8.1 tried to run borderlands 2 didn't run then I went back to windows 7 home premium works fine don't know why its just one of those things.
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21 Apr 2014   #4

Win 7 Pro SP 1

Hi Everyone
Thanks for the response. I see my specs say a PC but it is a Laptop ( have changed it ).
Yes I do have the latest video drivers installed.
Will just to have to accept that it will not work / run on the Pro
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21 Apr 2014   #5

W7 Pro x64 SP1 / W8.1 Pro x64 / W10 Tech Preview x64 VM

It's probably to do with the integrated Intel graphics, they're not designed for gaming by any stretch of the imagination. The edition of Windows is completely irrelevant.
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21 Apr 2014   #6

Win8/8.1,Win7-U64, Vista U64, uncounted Linux distor's

Try running at a different resolution or color setting.
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21 Apr 2014   #7

Win 7 Pro SP 1

What is the diff between these 2 x display cards

1. Intel(R) HD Graphics
Chip type: Intel(R) HD Graphics (Celeron)

2. Intel(R) HD Graphics 4600
Chip type: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family
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21 Apr 2014   #8

W7 Pro x64 SP1 / W8.1 Pro x64 / W10 Tech Preview x64 VM

Not a lot theoretically. You'd have to take the processors into consideration (dual core, quad core, speed) and the amount of dedicated vRAM.
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