Solved

GEFORCE FX 5200 and Toy Story 2

Posted on 2003-11-27
4
380 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
Hi,

I have recently purchased a new Geforce FX 5200 128MB graphics card.
I've installed it correctly on windows xp with 1.5 GHZ Pentium 2 with 256MB ram.  I downloaded the latest drivers and all seems fine.

When I try to install Toy Story 2 I get an error saying I have to wrong Spec even though my spec is way higher than what is required.

Anyone help?
0
Comment
Question by:KAbbott
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
radomirthegreat earned 140 total points
ID: 9833610
The game doesn't recognize your DX9.  Basically, it was made before DX9.  I don't know if there's a patch, but this is basically what your problem is.

Thank you,
Radomir Jordanovic
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:buckeyes33
ID: 9892204
I think that the game probably does not play on widows XP.  There are a lot of games out there that will not play on XP, but will on all the systems before.
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:radomirthegreat
ID: 9892305
Like Need For Speed 3: Hot Pursuit?  Or maybe DOS games?  These games were created blindly by people who didn't imagine a "remake" of Windows.  Of course, you can't blame the DOS people, but you CAN blame the NFS people!  Blame!
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:radomirthegreat
ID: 9899049
Thanks and good luck!
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Recovering a data from an hard disk which was dropped. 9 123
Cloning images independently from hardware 6 79
Another Convert MBR to GPT question 10 112
Clone OS to SSD 5 52
How can this article save you time AND money?  In just a few minutes you may discover something you didn't know existed that is easy enough for you to fix yourself!
Windows 7 does not have the best desktop search built in. This is something Windows 7 users have struggled with. You type something in, and your search results don’t always match what you are looking for, or it doesn’t actually work at all. There ar…
This Micro Tutorial hows how you can integrate  Mac OSX to a Windows Active Directory Domain. Apple has made it easy to allow users to bind their macs to a windows domain with relative ease. The following video show how to bind OSX Mavericks to …
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, fr…

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now