Re: Video problem in Civilization IV Warlords

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Paul Smith

"Drez" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> No where in these forums or elsewhere on the net can I find any
> information
> about this problem, which I'm not used to, but hey, welcome me to using
> beta
> software I guess.
>
> Anyways in Civ4, any 2d flat images are displayed fine, but any 3d stuff
> on
> the bottom part of the screen is mostly blocked out by blue or black
> stuff.
> Confused? A picture is worth a thousand words, I can email a screenshot to
> anyone who is interested.
>
> Also, I have a ati radeon x1600 with vista rc 1 drivers.


Have you tried using ATI's drivers on their website? They're two weeks
newer than the ones included with RC1. I haven't tried Civ4 with RC1 yet,
but I didn't have any issues on previous builds (other than having to run it
in a window).

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Yeovil, UK.
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http://www.windowsresource.net/

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Drez

I did indeed get the latest vista drivers from ATI's website.

"Paul Smith" wrote:

> "Drez" <[email protected]> wrote in message
> news:[email protected]
> > No where in these forums or elsewhere on the net can I find any
> > information
> > about this problem, which I'm not used to, but hey, welcome me to using
> > beta
> > software I guess.
> >
> > Anyways in Civ4, any 2d flat images are displayed fine, but any 3d stuff
> > on
> > the bottom part of the screen is mostly blocked out by blue or black
> > stuff.
> > Confused? A picture is worth a thousand words, I can email a screenshot to
> > anyone who is interested.
> >
> > Also, I have a ati radeon x1600 with vista rc 1 drivers.

>
> Have you tried using ATI's drivers on their website? They're two weeks
> newer than the ones included with RC1. I haven't tried Civ4 with RC1 yet,
> but I didn't have any issues on previous builds (other than having to run it
> in a window).
>
> --
> Paul Smith,
> Yeovil, UK.
> Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User.
> http://www.windowsresource.net/
>
> *Remove 'nospam.' to reply by e-mail*
>
 

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Drez

I did indeed get the latest drivers from ati's website

"Paul Smith" wrote:

> "Drez" <[email protected]> wrote in message
> news:[email protected]t.com...
> > No where in these forums or elsewhere on the net can I find any
> > information
> > about this problem, which I'm not used to, but hey, welcome me to using
> > beta
> > software I guess.
> >
> > Anyways in Civ4, any 2d flat images are displayed fine, but any 3d stuff
> > on
> > the bottom part of the screen is mostly blocked out by blue or black
> > stuff.
> > Confused? A picture is worth a thousand words, I can email a screenshot to
> > anyone who is interested.
> >
> > Also, I have a ati radeon x1600 with vista rc 1 drivers.

>
> Have you tried using ATI's drivers on their website? They're two weeks
> newer than the ones included with RC1. I haven't tried Civ4 with RC1 yet,
> but I didn't have any issues on previous builds (other than having to run it
> in a window).
>
> --
> Paul Smith,
> Yeovil, UK.
> Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User.
> http://www.windowsresource.net/
>
> *Remove 'nospam.' to reply by e-mail*
>
 

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