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I Cannot Run FS2000 On My Computer!?  
User currently offlineFabian Schuetz From Germany, joined Aug 1999, 168 posts, RR: 5
Posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 4387 times:

Hi,

I could get the FS2000 at eBay for a reasonable price.
Yesterday I installed it but it is not running on my computer ?! After clicking on the FS2000 icon there is a short media of Microsoft and after that my computer comes to a halt... I have to restart it as nothing is working anymore.

I have a Pentium III 700 MHz, 256 MB RAM, ELSA Erazor II LT.

Any suggestions ?

Thanks,
Fabian



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User currently offlineYKA From Netherlands, joined Sep 2001, 766 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 4359 times:

ELSA Erazor II LT? Never heard of that video card, could very well be causing your problems. Then again im a little behind of recent accelerators. Try getting new drivers for it and see if that cures the problem. You could also upgrade directX to version 7 if you have something older. I dont trust DX8 so I cannot recomend instaling it.

User currently offlineBA747-436 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 1259 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 4358 times:

Get the latest patches for MS2K. This should sort out your problem.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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User currently offlineFabian Schuetz From Germany, joined Aug 1999, 168 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 4358 times:

Hi YKA, hi Dan !

I downloaded and installed the latest driver for my video card as well as the latest patch for FS2000 - nothing....?!?!?!

Thanks anyway,

Fabian


User currently offlineJwenting From Netherlands, joined Apr 2001, 10213 posts, RR: 19
Reply 4, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 4351 times:

It does sound like a videoproblem when switching modes between the startup video and the main screen.
Try running windowed instead of fullscreen and see if you can turn off the introduction animation.



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User currently offlineBoeing757fan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 4349 times:

Yea, go and get a new video card. They are fairly in expensive and are easy to install yourself.



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