NEED TO KNOW IF MY CARD SUPPORTS HARDWARE VERTEX

  oo7juk 23:03 01 Jun 2003
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Hi,

I installed a game on my PC after selecting to run the game the following error message appeared.

Might be my video card, need confirmation though.

The error read'Cannot create Hardware Vertex Processing'

Many thanks.

  oo7juk 20:20 02 Jun 2003

It's a Nvidia Riva TNT2 model 64 with 32mb of memory with a pci connection. My OS is windows Xp home edition.

Many thanks.

  powerless 22:49 02 Jun 2003

That paticuliar card if i remember does not have Vertex and pixel shaders.

It's too old.

You could try updating your drivers click here

  oo7juk 22:28 03 Jun 2003

Thanks Powerless, I did download that driver, but still no luck,cheers.

Ironman, looks like I'm getting a new graphics card. Done some research earlier and found that if I want a good card I will need to get a new motherboard, not to worry. Read the reviews on the Radeon 9700 pro, sounds like a top card, just need to make sure the mobo I get is compatable.Thanks for help, any advise on mobo or graphics cards would be great,thanks again.

  powerless 00:41 04 Jun 2003

"Read the reviews on the Radeon 9700 pro, sounds like a top card, just need to make sure the mobo I get is compatable"

You wont know whats hit you with haivng that card.

Also the power supply unit has to be up to it, 300+ watts.

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