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Windows 7: 2 black bars when playing Warcraft III.

20 Feb 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64

In Desktop Displays, make sure the options match your monitor's info, and ensure the game has the right resolution. Also, use the drivers guide in my sig to update your drivers.

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20 Feb 2010   #12

windows 7

yeah the problem is when i use the highest resolution of my screen i cannot play the game smoothly. not like when i play in 1024x768 in vista there are no 2 black bars in my screen. so right now i wanted to play the game using 1024x768 but the screen do not stretch... is that possible? the highest resolution for me is 1280x800 whilee the lowest is 800x600.. any help
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20 Feb 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64

If the game isn't running properly, a lower resolution will help, although it may affect the resolution. Fill in your system specs and the game - use the preparation section of the troubleshooting guide in my sig. Try the info in the above post too.
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16 Jan 2011   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 323K13L View Post
how can i do it with ati ccc????
Go to the catalyst control center, click on "video", then remove the check on "use application settings"... You'll need to open the control center on advanced mode to do that... I also changed the 3D settings back to balanced as I'm on a integrated GPU, and this seems to work, not only on Warcraft III but also on other games as well... Hope this helps!
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 2 black bars when playing Warcraft III.

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