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Weird Problem With All My X-coms (1-2-3)


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#1 Guest_Canadian Warmachine_*

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Posted 10 July 2003 - 08:06 PM

Each time I start x-com ...a window appears and its written: The graphic pheripheral failed to run this program in full screen mode please choose close to close this program.

Its doing this for all 3 x-com.Or I got another error:Drive E: not ready Abort retry fail


I have winxp.

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Posted 10 July 2003 - 11:00 PM

Plz...someone help me I love x-com. :unsure:

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Posted 11 July 2003 - 12:37 AM

YAY ive found a windows ufo defense that works perfectly on xp..

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Posted 11 July 2003 - 12:58 AM

Well done, you solved it yourself. Anything else troubling you?
"If it moves - kill it. If it doesn't move - kill it anyway, it might move later."

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Posted 11 July 2003 - 03:30 PM

canadian warmachine: were you trying the old DOS version on an LCD monitor?

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Posted 11 July 2003 - 03:54 PM

I had a old dos version yea.My xcom1-2 works but not apoc. :cussing:

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Posted 13 July 2003 - 02:02 AM

Ooh ooh! Someone with the same problems as me. I still cant get Apoc to work at all.
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Posted 13 July 2003 - 12:43 PM

Did you follow Mark's instructions in his pinned topic?

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Posted 15 July 2003 - 03:11 AM

I followed Mark0's points in that topic, but it made no difference. I did get it working eventually but only because I used a different machine.
"If it moves - kill it. If it doesn't move - kill it anyway, it might move later."



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