The Ur-Quan Masters Home Page Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
December 04, 2022, 07:54:04 pm
Home Help Search Login Register
News: Celebrating 30 years of Star Control 2 - The Ur-Quan Masters

+  The Ur-Quan Masters Discussion Forum
|-+  The Ur-Quan Masters Re-Release
| |-+  Technical Issues (Moderator: Death 999)
| | |-+  No Video
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: No Video  (Read 1341 times)
Mr_Leopard
Guest


Email
No Video
« on: November 04, 2005, 11:26:09 pm »

So here's my problem.
After full installation, I try running the program.   I get the two windows, one with the DOS scroll, but the other has nothing showing inside it.  I can hear the sound, and can interact with it, but I don't *see* anything.
I've used the earlier version of UQM on another computer, so I'm quite curious as to what's going on.

Thanks
Logged
Novus
Enlightened
*****
Offline Offline

Gender: Male
Posts: 1938


Fot or not?


View Profile
Re: No Video
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2005, 11:04:46 am »

Quick checklist for UQM on Windows graphics problems:
  • Try running UQM in fullscreen mode. This usually helps.
  • If desktop colour depth is 8 bits, UQM will not work in windowed mode. Increase it to 16 or more.
  • If OpenGL mode doesn't work, try pure SDL mode and vice versa.
Logged

RTFM = Read the fine manual.
RTTFAQ = Read the Ur-Quan Masters Technical FAQ.
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  


Login with username, password and session length

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!