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Modem Issues
1 replies , 7/8/2003, 8:36:39 PM
I'm not sure if the game area is the right place for this question, but here goes. When ever I'm online, I get messages from my modem saying there is an incoming call and if I am playing EverQuest...

Unreal Tournament v436 +WinXp Home
4 replies , 7/8/2003, 9:02:01 PM
Hiya all, i used to enjoy playing unreal tournament (yes the old one) on my old pc. thats dead now so i bought a new one, im using winxp home edition and... unreal dont work, it hangs with a black...

1 replies , 7/8/2003, 9:09:21 PM
I'm having trouble running an old DOS game called Star Control 2. The game freezes on the first menu screen if I run it through windows. If I exit windows and load DOS, the game will run but the...

6949 is to "Enable" protection against internet. That would cause the trouble I would be having. Not resolving it. Greg. >-----Original Message----- > 07-Jul-2003 14:15.84. > > Please see the...

Sidewinder Precision2 Works only as Admin in XP
1 replies , 7/9/2003, 1:08:06 AM
I recently acquired a Sidewinder Precision 2 USB joystick. I installed the Sidewinder tools from a priviledged account and then connected the joystick. I played around with it under the...

Chris S
america's army game
2 replies , 7/9/2003, 3:59:39 AM
i can't install it.it sent me a message that my computer is not modified.but i just bought a new video card.

Hi Eric, Try installing Happy Adventures using Windows 98 Compatibility mode.. To install a game using Windows XP's Compatibility Mode, hold down SHIFT as you insert the game CD, use My Computer to...

sfc3 and dx9.0a using same core memory
0 replies , 7/9/2003, 12:10:19 PM
How do i fix that? gives me an acess violation d3d8.dll but from what I understand directx and starfleet command 3 use core memory the problem is they both try to use the same area of memory and...

Timothy Jones
Java Games
1 replies , 7/9/2003, 12:44:46 PM
I'm having a client who is having trouble playing Java Games. Apparently IE6 doesn't come with Java so the client downloaded Java from java.sun.com and it's slow and then the computer lags. Please...

Sidewinder Force feedback on Windows XP
2 replies , 7/9/2003, 2:25:31 PM
Hi! I own a Sidewinder force feedback pro joystick and it works perfectly with all games running on windows 98. When I run the same games on Windows XP Pro, the joystick works but without force...

Re: Java Games
1 replies
Eric, I answered your post in this very thread nearly two hours ago: ===== Eric, I'd suggest you uninstall the current java on your system, then go here for details on Microsoft's Virtual Machine...

Games last 5-15 minutes and then crash
2 replies , 7/9/2003, 4:00:15 PM
I just bought a brand new computer (AMD Athalon 2600+, 512 MB Ram, RADEON 9000 128MB VC...) and it came installed with Windows XP. However, since I bought it specifically for gaming, when I...

XP, DOS Games and EMS
1 replies , 7/9/2003, 6:27:08 PM
When I run certain DOS games that require EMS on my home PC (XP Pro/Asus A7V/Athlon 1.0GHz/384MB SDRAM). I am able to set a EMS memory value very simply by editing the properties of my .pif file. ...

I tried playing WARCRAFT III but during a couple of minutes of gameplay the game freezes up for 30 seconds and the players are unmovable and the pointer is slow, before I know it my army is dead...

Games won't load, like this newsgroup
3 replies , 7/9/2003, 8:55:24 PM
Hello, I recently purchased a new athalon computer (2600+ AMD, 512 MB Ram, radeon 9000, etc...) and for some reason any of the games that I try to play on it always after 5- 10 minutes of gameplay...

Re: xp updates
1 replies
Dave, you're answering a post of nearly a month old, but haven't stated what your problems are, which makes it a little difficult to help you at all. If you'll post your issues, with details, we'll...

yep ur lucky, 2.0 ghz p4z are the slowest speeds needed (tentitivly) to run games like hl2 and doom 3 with full eye candy enabled (assuming u have the right vid card), and 512 mb ram is good along...

game problems
2 replies , 7/10/2003, 3:25:54 AM
i have xp home software, can not get rainbow six rouge spear to load because it says for this game oprating system windows 95 or 98 , and direct x wontload off game disk either it says does not...

Gaming Sound + Video
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 9:50:47 AM
I have creative inspire 6.1 speakers, with creative audigy 2 Sound card, and a 9500 radeon video card. My question regards games, whenever I play them I get a weird cracking sound, or blipping...

Tomb Raider AOD
2 replies
Adam, Although I do not own TR: AOD, I have had this problem with Cab files recently, the same error 1311 with Command and Conquer: Generals Unfortunatly I could not find a way around this...