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Problems with Nvidia GeForce FX 5500

By tinyzim
Jun 23, 2006
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  1. I have installed Empire Earth 2, when i try run the game it comes up with the followin error

    fatal problem at c:\ees\src\ee2.cpp:578
    failed to create Direct3D Device

    please help

    PC SPEC
    WIN 98
    AMD SEMPRON 2.3+
    256MB RAM
    40GB H/DRIVE
    NVIDIA GEFORCE FX5500
  2. kangaruffian

    kangaruffian TS Rookie Posts: 212

    hi, first you should update all drivers; chipset video audio etc.
  3. tinyzim

    tinyzim TS Rookie Topic Starter

    have already tried that and stil get the error
  4. kangaruffian

    kangaruffian TS Rookie Posts: 212

    Directx 9.0c installed?

    enough hard disk space?
  5. tinyzim

    tinyzim TS Rookie Topic Starter

    there is over 20gb free space and directx 9.0c is installed, im running out of ideas
  6. wolfram

    wolfram TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,605   +9

    You still use Win98??

    For the best gaming performance, I recommend Windows XP.
    Try to reinstall the game, that MAY fix the problem. :unch:

    Good luck! :wave:
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