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Red Alert 1 - screen mashed up

By Judgedred
Jan 2, 2011
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  1. I downloaded RA off the internet today got it installed and running. Works fine except the screen is completely mashed up. I can barely see what I'm doing, any thoughts anyone?!
     
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,980   +362

    If your operating system is Vista or Windows 7, try changing the compatibility mode to an earlier operating system.
     
  3. Judgedred

    Judgedred TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i got it working now, had to go into the Red Alert Windows 95 Setup and set the buffer video memory to on or something, works like a charm now!
     
  4. nynaeve

    nynaeve TS Rookie

    Enjoy the nostalgia .:)

    For Reference to others, Right Click on the program -> Properties. Click on the Compatibility tab at the top and tick the box "Run this program in compatibility mode for: and select Win 95 (Or the system that the program ran on on its release)
     
  5. XXX82XXX

    XXX82XXX TS Rookie Posts: 21

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