"Fiddlebo" <Fiddlebo@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Got my new PC with VISTA yesterday. I was really happy untili I tried to
> EQ1 and cant get past the patch screen. I have updated DX files. I have
> the properties to run in administrator mode and set it to run in Winxp
> Here is my system info:
> Gateway FX530QS
> Intel (R) Core (TM) 2 Quad CPU @2.4Ghz 2.39 Ghz
> 2045 MB RAM
> VISTA Home Premium 32 Bit OS
> Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTS
When you say you can't get past the patch screen, does the patcher start at
all? Do any files get checked or download? Any error messages?
Might run the program in single core mode, check the eqplayers.com site for
Vista troubleshooting suggestions. You're missing 3 megs of ram. In
Compatibility tab Disable visual themes and desktop composition. Might also
Any other games working OK? New Quad core system, old game, expect problems.
Don't let it fustrate you.