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I haven't got pictures etc

Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2007 4:24 pm
by DollyD
Ive downloaded the game but I haven't got any pictures people like the band, etc its just white.. but my mate downloaded it and he got these wierd stripes. but looking and the game preview theve got pictures on it :? Help??

Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2007 9:11 am
by cliffski
this is a video card issue. do you have a very old card? or is this maybe on a laptop. you may find that updating to the latest drivers for your video card will fix it.

Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2007 10:41 am
by DollyD
:( yeh its really old.. had a problem before someone said I carnt update it because it old etc graphics card is attacthed to the motherboard :?
Do you know any good sites I could update it from? (at least I could give it a try)


Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2007 10:59 am
by Rocky
It's really awkward updating the graphics card unless you know what you've got !

Right-click the Desktop
Select Properties
Select Settings

Under Display If it just says about the monitor
Click the Advanced button
Select Adapter
You want Adapter Type { that should give you the make and version of the card )
Select Properties
Select Driver ( and that should give you the driver version )

Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2007 10:22 am
by cliffski
if its not a laptop, you could get a really cheap card and it would be way way better, providing the motherboard itself isn't a million years old.

Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2007 11:33 am
by DollyD
thanks people, am not good with computers and what to get etc so am just gonna buy a new computer, this is years old and even the windows isnt genuine :? not worth spending money on this lol this is more of my parents computer. I carnt even play sims2 etc