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Win XP won't game

By Stormclann
Jul 5, 2002
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  1. problems---please help

    Alright this is the problem
    I recently upgraded to Windows XP and since then i cannot get any of my games to play anymore....a friend of mine suggested that it could be my Voodoo 3dfx card and i should upgrade (or look for an upgrade)
    but i am not sure which one to get to play games

    Any suggestions would be appreciated

    Thanks in advance

    Storm
  2. uncleel

    uncleel TS Rookie Posts: 1,145

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  3. uncleel

    uncleel TS Rookie Posts: 1,145

  4. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    Can't play any games? Voodoo cards have unofficial drivers for XP but only for Glide (and probably OpenGL 1.1), not Direct3D afaik.
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