View Full Version : Win 2K & 3dfx ? - Weird Problem


Markvs
Nov 02, 2001, 08:06 PM
I have an interesting problem:

The game loads and runs fine for 3 to 6 or so turns into a game. THEN the game locks and whatever unit I'm moving (settler or worker) "flies", wrapping around the screen!
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I'm running Win2K Pro with SP2 and the 3dfx patch from Microsoft's update site. The install of W2K is less than two months old, and hasn't seen that much use.

* It's an Intel 866 w/ 384M.
* The 3dfx is a Voodoo5 5500 (32M) running the latest drivers.
I've tried it in every Open GL setting, including refresh rates and resolution.
*My monitor is a Viewsonic Q110, and is installed in Win2K with it's newest drivers.
* The sound card is an AWE64 16-bit.
* I've shut down all applications.
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Any ideas out there?

Best,
-Markvs[B]

Markvs
Nov 12, 2001, 08:28 AM
I found a 3dfx patch on the Microsoft website, then reran SP2. Game works fine. :)