Re: I cant run my FIFA and Championship Manager on XP
From: Jimmy S. (Private)
Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2004 06:28:12 -0500
"Saad" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:8E986DAF-29D7-4BBF-A41A-7522BAB17127@microsoft.com...
| I have just installed XP on my PC. I installed also FIFA 01 dan CM 00-01. At first it is okey. But the problem is when I try to
run them for the twice on the other time, after running for about 1 minutes, it stops and go to the display anymore. It happens all
the time. How can it be? When I was using another WIndows it is jut oke. Please help me.
Let's try some basic troubleshooting. If the problem still persists
please post back and we'll try some more steps. Good luck! :-)
Before trying anything though....
Update DirectX and your Chipset, Sound, &Video Drivers:
For all Video / DirectX / Game and Hardware Issues, I have a
Checklist of Solutions at: http://mvps.org/nibblesnbits/Video.html
1. To see if it's a software conflict: Temporarily disable Startup
programs one at a time, starting with Firewall, Antivirus, and ad
blockers using: http://new.jtsoft2001.com/windows/startup.php
You can lookup what a program does before you disable it here:
3. Click My Computer / Rightclick the Drive & Choose Properties
/ Run the "Disk Cleanup..." / Next Click the "Tools" Tab and run
the "Error-Checking" and "Defragmentation" utilities.
4. Go to the Windows Update site for everything under Critical and
Recommended: http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com Some games
require a patch: http://www.avault.com/pcrl/patches_list.asp?letter=a
I hope that helps Saad. Good luck to you! :-)
-- Cheers, Windows XP MVP Shell / User Jimmy S. http://mvp.support.microsoft.com Game FAQs: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=FH;[LN];gms Visit my Zone.com / Gaming Helpsite: http://nibblesnbits.tk or Call / Contact MS Support at: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=sz;en-us;top My advice is donated "AS IS" without warranty; nor do I confer any rights. _________________________________________________________