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Running an Older OS game on Windows 7? [Part 2]

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January 5, 2012 2:23:04 AM

Hi, Unfortunately I seem to NOT have the problem fixed. Please view the first thread for more information about the problem.

Anyhow, This is what I see now when trying to play the game:

January 5, 2012 2:33:28 AM

You gave us no link for the first thread.
January 5, 2012 2:34:00 AM

Xmsteel said:
Hi, Unfortunately I seem to NOT have the problem fixed. Please view the first thread for more information about the problem.

Anyhow, This is what I see now when trying to play the game:

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/17388159/Untitled9876543.png



What are you using A DOS Emulator?
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January 5, 2012 2:42:13 AM
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This looks like an OpenGL problem... I encountered similar looking results with quake II in Vista. I had to hunt around and find a modified version to implement.
January 5, 2012 2:43:02 AM

Sorry, here is the link to the other thread.
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/33334-63-running-olde...

Also, no. I used VMWare to install the game on Windows XP (oldest OS disk I have). I then moved the game folder to the desktop of my win7 machine. I run it in Compatibility mode for 98, but I get the SS i showed.
January 14, 2012 11:10:30 PM

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