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Windows 7: The games didn't work !!!

24 Jan 2010   #1
piatnik1996

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
The games didn't work !!!

Hi everybody !
I have a problem with my graphich card..
When I wanna' enter in a game this appeares for me :
Should I update my driver ????




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24 Jan 2010   #2
ickymay

win7 ultimate / virtual box
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by piatnik1996 View Post
Hi everybody !
I have a problem with my graphich card..
When I wanna' enter in a game this appeares for me :
Should I update my driver ????
yes or it might not be sufficient with only 128mb of ram, what is the make and model ?

check in device manager or system information ?
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24 Jan 2010   #3
V3xar

Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7600
 
 

The system requirements for that game only require: Graphics Card - GeForce4 MX440 64Mb.

As ickymay requested what is the make and model of your card and what driver are you using?



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24 Jan 2010   #4
RST101

Windows 7 Ultimate x64.
 
 

Unless you have aero turned off it looks like your graphics chip does not even support running that so it is very doubtful it will run any game, besides chess.
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27 Jan 2010   #5
krazymate

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

yes i would say the problem is you have to update your drivers ! for the latest drivers oout
otherwise your graphics card wont run correctly with games thats what gives you this error
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27 Jan 2010   #6
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Im not familiar w/that game, but some older games such as;
Beyond Good and Evil for example

Run perfectly fine under 7, but ALWAYS say your graphics are out of date.
For some reason they do not recognize the card,and automatically assume its out of date.

IF this is the case for your game, its safe to ignore it and move on. It will not effect the game.


If its a newer game, chances are you indeed do need to update drivers and possibly DX
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