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basic games
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 4:15:36 PM
I switched to XP several months ago and all the basic games that came with the install(solitare,etc.) worked fine. Since then I've loaded several programs (McAfee,HP printer)that took several...

Warren Clark
basic games-again
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 5:34:06 PM
I finally saw some solutions (I've lost my games under accessories)in the postings. One says to check the boxes under control panel>add/remove programs,etc. They were already checked. I...

Warren Clark
<<<<<<<<<CAN'T play SPIDERMAN MOVIE in XP>>>>>>>>>>>
3 replies , 7/10/2003, 8:53:30 AM
before my 98 go wrong i could play the game nicely downthere, but now when i install it in XP and after installation when i want to enter the game a message comes " This game needs TNT 2 or higher...

""""""""""""HITMAN CLOSES""""""""'''''
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 8:59:07 AM
whenever I play this game for more than 40 minutes is suddenly closes and says " Windows has encountered a failure in hitman.exe. This program will now close""please tell Microsoft about this........

Help me load a game
3 replies , 7/10/2003, 6:45:50 PM
Trying to load a game keep getting this error message what does it mean and what should i do Run time error '339'. Component 'R2CTLNS.OCX' not correctly registered file is missing or invalid. A...

I have had problems downloading critical updates. I was told both by Dell tech support and Microsoft tech support that I should disable my firewall and anti-virus software before downloading the...

Hearts network
3 replies , 7/10/2003, 8:25:18 PM
Is is possible to play the Hearts Network game on the local area network. If so how can it be setup?? Thanks, Bruce

Taskmanager wacked when AOE2 freezes (Win XP Home)
1 replies , 7/10/2003, 8:42:46 PM
I normally play Age of Empires 2 online at the Zone, however, recently it crashed and froze the game. Being a regular guy, I called up the Taskmanager to shut it down. After some brief...

Games keep minimizing during play
0 replies , 7/10/2003, 9:18:34 PM
I just recently bought CFS 2 and after playing it a while in campaign, It suddenly went black and the desktop screen appeared and after completely loading, it showd that my game had minimized, so...

Sidewinder force feedback on XP
4 replies , 7/10/2003, 9:46:50 PM
Hi! I own a sidewinder force feedback joystick and it works ok with windows 98. When installing windows xp on the same computer, the joystick works but without force feedback at all. Anyone has an...

Enter the Matrix Game
2 replies , 7/10/2003, 10:45:24 PM
I installed this game play it fine with no problems and suddenly I get a blue screen saying something about physical memory. Don't know how to prevent that from happening. I meet all the...

Re: Sims game
2 replies
Hi Karen, Updating video card drivers can solve most gaming issues. Me & XP users should create a restore point before any...

DX9 Not Completely Backwards Compatible?
4 replies , 7/11/2003, 12:02:53 AM
I'd like to find out if others have experienced this same problem: +Install a clean OS of either 2K Pro or Xp Pro +Install all necessary drivers +Install DX9 +Install game requiring DX8.1a Result:...

sims and multiple users
4 replies , 7/11/2003, 2:28:32 AM
I am having difficulty with sims on xp using multiple users. It will only work under administrator. It will start up under the other users but then it will just stop and go back to the desktop after...

Donald Phelps
zapper-one wicked cricket
2 replies , 7/11/2003, 3:09:45 AM
I have done a system restore on my computer. I want to reinstall this game but I can't as the computer doesn't recognise the file, although it has it in programs installed on the computer. I...

sidewinder precision 2..not connected
2 replies , 7/11/2003, 3:14:14 AM
I have triied everything, listed in help lists, and this stupid thing will not work ever since i got XP! what gives?

Populous: The Beggining
2 replies , 7/11/2003, 4:02:52 AM
I just installed this old game on XP Home, and even using software rendering it goes pretty fast. I cant use the 3d card (GeForce4 Ti4600) or else I would need some super caffeine drink. Is there...

EQ Audio trouble
3 replies , 7/11/2003, 4:31:32 AM
For some reason when I attempt to enter a vender's window or my bank account in Everquest the blue screen of death comes up say "Equarl_IRQL_Not_Less" or somthing like that and mentions tb128.sys...

video card problems
1 replies , 7/11/2003, 5:52:49 AM
My last video card went bad and would display vertical lines when trying to play a game. I sent it in and recieve a new video card. I played a game once and it work when I came back it was doing...

NVIDIA & Games Solved!
4 replies , 7/11/2003, 8:48:51 AM
Have NVIDIA Ti4200, 128 Mb RAM and have always had latest NVIDIA drivers and MoBo drivers, but always plagued with sudden crashes back to desktop on high end Games. Uninstalled all NVIDIA drivers...