Jan Coverdisk problems

  [email protected] E 16:53 23 Nov 2003
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running XP Pro just installed mp3 dj and mp3 station from the disk. tried running mp3 station and got a runtime error, it changed the screen resolution and the only way to exit the program was ctrl + alt + del = end task.

now i'm left with 16 colours and a screen so big i can't see the ok or cancel boxes to change it back, also i had a background screen and its dissapeared.

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  howard60 16:56 23 Nov 2003

right click the screen in a blank spot and then properties - at the right hand side settings tab and you can set the screen size to what you like.

  [email protected] E 16:59 23 Nov 2003

I would love to BUT, Tthe box is bigger than the screen.

Also the screen is flickering now, it was fine before this install.

  [email protected] E 17:02 23 Nov 2003

I'd love to, but the display properties box is bigger than the screen, so i can't see the advanced button to change the screen.

  [email protected] E 20:06 23 Nov 2003

c'mon peeps someone must know this one, please?

  Salinger 20:11 23 Nov 2003

You can "click" on OK by using the Keyboard, think it's by using the Enter Key. Sorry I used to know it but can't remember now.

  [email protected] E 20:15 23 Nov 2003

Thanks Salinger that worked.

Now i have just the flickering screen to deal with, I have checked the monitor and display adapter and they are in order, but the screen still flickers

  woodchip 20:21 23 Nov 2003

start in safe mode and alter it

  [email protected] E 20:24 23 Nov 2003

please, clarify your comment

  [email protected] E 20:26 23 Nov 2003

just wondering? could it be something to do with the refresh rates & what would happen if I chose the wrong one.

  woodchip 20:37 23 Nov 2003

I would say the program is too old to run on XP. Restart comp to change the res, in safe mode

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