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#135109 - 07/14/03 02:21 AM Re: VESA
frazap Offline
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Registered: 01/03/02
Posts: 290
I have a GeForce 2 ti card and have so far had difficulties with three Vesa games, namely Ark of Time, D and Chronomaster. All of them works with the beta version of Display Doctor 7, that was once availible as a free trial download but has now vanished and will not be sold.

I would advice anyone with a Geforce card against using any of the free Display Doctor versions, such as 6.53, since it does NOT support the Geforce-series. I learned the hard way. It messed my system up completely.

Now if I could only get around that "your 21-day trial period has expired" with the version 7 I wouldn't have to worry about VESA compatibility again. Let's hope SciTech decides to put the beta version out for free download as well. It really works very well.

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#135110 - 07/14/03 10:24 AM Re: VESA
Jiri Offline
Shy Boomer

Registered: 07/12/03
Posts: 22
You are right. SciTech Display Doctor can easily mess up the system, even if the given card is supported. I learned to disable always Windows utilities and use only DOS set of utilities. They are not so dangerous and they work also in Windows98 and XP (NTVDM). Unfortunately, in 7 beta version (only version which supports GeForce cards) is no folder with DOS utilities as it was until 7 alfa. For example, I can

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