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Can't run older games anymore

Discussion in 'Games' started by Dogsy, Apr 19, 2008.

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  1. Dogsy

    Dogsy Thread Starter

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    Hi I'm after a little help I cant run my older games anymore
    I think it might be to do with the video card not sure
    the games i cannot run are Delta force 2 and land warrior, hitman original, and an oldy called Driver, wont load with video memory errors
    my system specs are below and ill attach my dxdiag
    any advice appreciated in advance


    OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
    OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
    System Name TEST
    System Manufacturer System manufacturer
    System Model System Product Name
    System Type X86-based PC
    Processor x86 Family 15 Model 44 Stepping 2 AuthenticAMD ~1800 Mhz
    BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 0204, 14/10/2005
    SMBIOS Version 2.3
    Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
    System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
    Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
    Locale United States
    Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158)"
    User Name TEST\Mark
    Time Zone AUS Eastern Standard Time
    Total Physical Memory 512.00 MB
    Available Physical Memory 136.45 MB
    Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
    Available Virtual Memory 1.95 GB
    Page File Space 1.12 GB
    Page File C:\pagefile.sys
     

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  2. Megabite

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    When you say older games don't work does that mean they did work on that PC before or not?
     
  3. Dogsy

    Dogsy Thread Starter

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    Hi, they did work when I had xp home edition,, then the Pc crashed a little,, I took it to be repaired and didnt realise at first he installed XP pro on it + service pack 2,
    I have some games running fine on it ,Call of duty 2 and flight sim 2004 no probs
    its just seems my older ones eg Grand theft auto 111 etc have never got thru the installation process
    cheers
     
  4. Dogsy

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    Delta force 2 runs i can hear it but no display ive tried compatability modes etc :confused:
     
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