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Forum: Software 20 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 788
Posted By HunterZ
Thanks, I was experiencing this issue as well,...

Thanks, I was experiencing this issue as well, and adding an exception to D3DOverrider fixed it for me too.
Forum: Gaming 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 642
Views: 746,662
Posted By HunterZ
I can't believe how often I see people trying to...

I can't believe how often I see people trying to run recent 3D games on Intel graphics chips. They're just not made for that, guys!
Forum: Gaming 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,062
Posted By HunterZ
I use AVG and turn off active...

I use AVG and turn off active protection/scanning, and just let it do daily scans at night. It's less safe because it won't block an infected program before I run it, but at least it will hopefully...
Forum: Gaming 02 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 196,672
Posted By HunterZ
It works fine for me in full screen mode at...

It works fine for me in full screen mode at 800x600 with the latest patch, although I mostly only tried Direct3D mode (as opposed to DirectDraw 2D mode). I also got the D2-specific Glide wrapper...
Forum: Gaming 01 Jun 2009
Replies: 48
Views: 119,451
Posted By HunterZ
You might also try the disable desktop...

You might also try the disable desktop composition/compositing/whatever compatibility mode - I heard that Aero can hose OpenGL apps.
Forum: Gaming 30 May 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,724
Posted By HunterZ
That's why it's called Public :p Giving Full...

That's why it's called Public :p Giving Full Control access to Everyone does allow them to delete the game files, but on the other hand running as Admin gives the game itself Full Control access to...
Forum: Gaming 28 May 2009
Replies: 244
Views: 715,415
Posted By HunterZ
Yeah, that doesn't work for me. Are you saying...

Yeah, that doesn't work for me. Are you saying you tried the method I posted and that it didn't work, or did you not see my post?
Forum: Gaming 28 May 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,724
Posted By HunterZ
You can also try giving Full Control permissions...

You can also try giving Full Control permissions to the Everyone username for C:\Users\Public and its subfolders. That way you shouldn't have to run as admin.
Forum: Gaming 28 May 2009
Replies: 244
Views: 715,415
Posted By HunterZ
So these fixes don't work for me. However,...

So these fixes don't work for me. However, someone mentioned in passing on another forum that 8-bit (256 color) games don't work full-screen in Win7 because the taskbar is "always on top" and that it...
Forum: Gaming 24 May 2009
Replies: 49
Views: 216,097
Posted By HunterZ
For me, disabling the Nagle's algorithm like I...

For me, disabling the Nagle's algorithm like I did in WinXP seemed to work - lowered my latency in WoW from >200ms to ~60ms: http://wowacker.uuuq.com/
Forum: Gaming 24 May 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 28,745
Posted By HunterZ
I had the same problem, but then I made a...

I had the same problem, but then I made a D:\Users\Public\Games folder, moved the World of Warcraft folder there, and gave Full Control permissions to "Everyone" in Users and all subfolders of it....
Forum: Gaming 21 May 2009
Replies: 642
Views: 746,662
Posted By HunterZ
Yes, I think you'll find the save files somewhere...

Yes, I think you'll find the save files somewhere under My Documents (look for My Games or somesuch).
Forum: Gaming 15 May 2009
Replies: 108
Views: 58,790
Posted By HunterZ
Have you tried running in compatibility modes?...

Have you tried running in compatibility modes? Are you running the latest Starcraft patch?
Forum: Gaming 14 May 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,551
Posted By HunterZ
Try the Vista drivers from here: Realtek...

Try the Vista drivers from here: Realtek (http://www.realtek.com.tw/downloads/downloadsView.aspx?Langid=1&PNid=24&PFid=24&Level=4&Conn=3&DownTypeID=3&GetDown=false)
Forum: Gaming 13 May 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 5,725
Posted By HunterZ
Once you have a battle.net account with a...

Once you have a battle.net account with a Blizzard game associated to it, you can go to the beta opt-in page. On that page it will make you download a program that checks your system specs and...
Forum: Gaming 13 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 22,065
Posted By HunterZ
One small update: Running in XP compatibility...

One small update: Running in XP compatibility mode made the middle mouse button nonfunctional in-game, and prevented me from being able to activate Ventrilo's push-to-talk via the Home key while Deus...
Forum: Gaming 12 May 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 4,650
Posted By HunterZ
I did notice that WoW runs at about the same...

I did notice that WoW runs at about the same framerate in windowed mode as it does in fullscreen if I don't have FSAA enabled. In XP there was a performance hit for running in windowed mode.
Forum: Gaming 12 May 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,266
Posted By HunterZ
For making old games run in widescreen...

For making old games run in widescreen resolutions, you might try Googling wide screen gaming and looking/asking around on those sites.

For stretching you should be able to find a scaling option...
Forum: Gaming 12 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 5,910
Posted By HunterZ
Would require a significant refactoring of their...

Would require a significant refactoring of their engine, yes. It probably wouldn't be worth the expense in the end.


Nah, they had plenty of time to do that for 3.0/Wrath, and all they did was...
Forum: Gaming 12 May 2009
Replies: 642
Views: 746,662
Posted By HunterZ
I'm waiting on the DLC until they at least...

I'm waiting on the DLC until they at least release all 3 in a physical media format. Even then I may not buy it due to the bugs in the game engine that Bethesda doesn't seem inclined to fix properly.
Forum: Gaming 12 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 22,065
Posted By HunterZ
The custom launcher seemed to work, although when...

The custom launcher seemed to work, although when I had another game (WoW) running in the background the sound was choppy.

Also, at some point it would only flash white when I tried to run Deus...
Forum: Gaming 11 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 22,065
Posted By HunterZ
Thanks for the suggestions. I always run on AC...

Thanks for the suggestions. I always run on AC power (never on the battery) because my laptop is so power-hungry that it'd probably go dead in 30 minutes of playing a Direct3D/OpenGL game. I'm...
Forum: Gaming 11 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 22,065
Posted By HunterZ
Possible solution here: Deus Ex speed issues...

Possible solution here:
Deus Ex speed issues fixed! - Steam Users' Forums (http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/showthread.php?t=808112)
Launchers for Unreal Engine 1 Games...
Forum: Gaming 11 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 5,910
Posted By HunterZ
WoW is very light on the GPU and very heavy on...

WoW is very light on the GPU and very heavy on the CPU. It's also not very good at using multiple cores. Therefore, per-core processing power is pretty much the most important factor in WoW...
Forum: Gaming 11 May 2009
Replies: 642
Views: 746,662
Posted By HunterZ
I tried to run Fallout 3 from my XP partition...

I tried to run Fallout 3 from my XP partition (running Win 7 as dual boot) and it complained about some missing DLL. I then installed it from the disc to my Win7 partition and then installed the 1.5...
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