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#1 13 years ago

Well i just downloaded the demo cuz i wanna see how this is befor buying but i cant get the dam thing 2 work all that i does is goes 2 a black screen and then baq 2 the desktop. please help.




matt_attack_2k1

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#2 13 years ago

Means you need a better graphics card




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#3 13 years ago

also the demo was released after bf2 went gold, so it will work better then the retail, and what type of graphics card do u have




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#4 13 years ago

Im also having trouble, the same thing. on the site it says you need a ati radeon 8500 or greater, my new card is 9250 and doesnt work. goes black screen then goes to desktop. can anyone help me?

SYSTEM SPECS intel pentium 4 2.66ghz 756mb of ram 40gb hdd Ati Radeon 9250 256mb




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#5 13 years ago

if im not mistaking i think the 9250 doesnt support shader 1.4 but i could be wrong




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#6 13 years ago

yea sounds like a vid card problem. what card do u have? either upgrade or update.

xdr3amx007Im also having trouble, the same thing. on the site it says you need a ati radeon 8500 or greater, my new card is 9250 and doesnt work. goes black screen then goes to desktop. can anyone help me?

well it says ur card isnt supported, but i think it still might work? but i say try and update ur drivers.




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#7 13 years ago

i got a 9200 and all i did was switch smartgart to 4x instead of 8x. i heard it works for 9250 also:smokin::smokin::beer::beer: