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    Far Cry 2 need help

    i seem to be able to launch far cry 2 but the moment it starts everythings black, i have sound and i can hear my mouse going over the menu but i have no visual view just pitch black.

    Operating System: Windows Vistaâ„¢ Home Premium (6.0, Build 6001) Service Pack 1
    Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
    System Model: Inspiron 1521
    BIOS: Phoenix ROM BIOS PLUS Version 1.10 A06
    Processor: AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-60 (2 CPUs), ~2.0GHz
    Memory: 1918MB RAM
    Page File: 1005MB used, 3073MB available

    Card name: ATI Radeon X1200 Series
    Manufacturer: ATI Technologies Inc.
    Chip type: ATI Radeon X1200 Series (0x791F)
    Display Memory: 894 MB
    Dedicated Memory: 191 MB
    Shared Memory: 703 MB

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    Find the farcry2.exe in the install folder.
    Right click>properties> disable desktop composition.

    Should do the trick
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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    Quote Originally Posted by format View Post
    Find the farcry2.exe in the install folder.
    Right click>properties> disable desktop composition.

    Should do the trick
    i tried that...nothing changed.
    Last edited by lokai; 26-10-2008 at 11:48 PM.

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    latest graphics card drivers?

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    yeah i would update ur gfx drivers

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    I would get a graphics card capable of playing the game. Being a laptop.. good luck.

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    Quote Originally Posted by kalniel View Post
    I would get a graphics card capable of playing the game. Being a laptop.. good luck.
    +1 not a good enough system IMO

    checking the back of the game, 1200 series is not supported.. but still could work i suppose.

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    Re: Far Cry 2 need help

    since updating to the 1.01 patch,i cant play far cry 2 in widescreen.Anyone help me out?
    cheers

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