GTA 3

  TheStarWarrior 00:32 14 Jul 2003
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I have recently installed GTA3 on my computer yet it does not work: My machine is:
P4 2.8
512MB RAM
32MB SIS Graphics (onboard) (according to directX info its a Sis640 Rev00)

I have Direct X 9a installed and it says:
"Hardware accelerated Direct3D 9+ is not available because the display driver does not support it. You may be able to get a newer driver from the hardware manufacturer."

I dont think there is a newer driver?

I can enter the game but when I wait for it to load the actual game it has a system faliure, the screen goes into 8 colours and a reboot is needed.

What could be the problem?

  BeForU 01:13 14 Jul 2003

i think you would need a new graphics card seeing as this game is quite demanding!

or i could suggest you going back down to using directx 8.1 or something seeing as your card doesnt support directx 9, as shown by the error message also!

  TheStarWarrior 15:10 14 Jul 2003

How do I go about uninstalling DirectX9a and instaling 8.1?

Cheers!

  Jester2K II 15:12 14 Jul 2003

Try click here and look for DirectX 9 Uninstaller

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