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  1. #1
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    i just built my sister a computer and i keep on having problems with...

    Monkey Island 4 and Alice
    i install it and then try to run the game and all i get is the sound and no picture
    i can alt+F4 back to windows and the picture comes back up

    and when i try to install Diablo II after i click on FULL installation it just stays there doing nothing
    what can be wrong with this??

    please help
    thanks!!

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    Try upgrading the video driver, Detonator 12.41 should work good w/that card, Are you running DX8?

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    im using 12.41 and DX8
    win98se


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    40Gig IBM 7200rpm
    Pioneer DVD 16x/40x
    Sony 10X cdr
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    & Internet KB
    3COM ext 56K
    WAITING FOR DSL!!
    Lian Li PC65
    Soyo Dragon+
    XP 1800+
    Alpha 8045
    Mushkin 512 High Perf PC2100
    Gainward GF3 Ti200
    Viewsonic PF790
    SB Live! X-Gamer Audigy 5.1
    Cambridge DTT2200
    120GB WD 8mb 7200rpm HDD
    Pioneer 16x DVD
    LiteOn 24x burner
    3COM ext 56K

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    Try using an earlier driver. I had to go back to 6.50 to get Battlezone to run. All I got with the 12.X was a black screen with sound.

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    Just out of interest,
    did you manage to sort this??

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    ya i just installed the drivers that came with the CD instead of 12.41 from Nvidia
    and it worked


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    Asus CUSL2-C
    P3-800eb
    Mushkin 256meg PC133
    Leadtek GF2 GTS 32meg DDR
    Sony 17" A200
    SB Live X-Gamer 5.1
    Cambridge DTT2200
    40Gig IBM 7200rpm
    Pioneer DVD 16x/40x
    Sony 10X cdr
    MS Optical Mouse
    & Internet KB
    3COM ext 56K
    WAITING FOR DSL!!
    Lian Li PC65
    Soyo Dragon+
    XP 1800+
    Alpha 8045
    Mushkin 512 High Perf PC2100
    Gainward GF3 Ti200
    Viewsonic PF790
    SB Live! X-Gamer Audigy 5.1
    Cambridge DTT2200
    120GB WD 8mb 7200rpm HDD
    Pioneer 16x DVD
    LiteOn 24x burner
    3COM ext 56K

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