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by nzwillie
Fri Sep 18, 2009 2:05 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

"Keith" wrote:You may want to report the problem to nVidia technical support. The game itself should not be causing this kind of problem.


hey thanks heaps i might take the game back get something else .shane though it looks like a really good game
thanks for your help
by nzwillie
Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:15 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

With the Geforce 9 series and up running under Vista, nVidia introduced a new control on the nVidia control panel software under the 3D settings. Open the nVidia control panel software. Under the left column select Manage 3D settings. In the right panel window select Power Management Mode and chang...
by nzwillie
Fri Sep 18, 2009 2:59 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

There are a couple of issues with your system besides the monitor going into power saving mode. Problem 1. no sound drivers installed Problem 2. If your running the cd version of the game the copy protection doesn't like "virtual drives". Virtual drive software will have to be uninstalled. As for y...
by nzwillie
Fri Sep 18, 2009 2:56 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

My $.02.. Most TV out are running at 640x480 or some ATI TV-out will be 800x600. I think what needs to happen is to start the game in 640x480 or 800x600. Once the music starts you should be able to hit the spacebar and skip to the menu. Can you see the menus? I think you need to get to the menus ju...
by nzwillie
Fri Sep 18, 2009 2:50 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

With the Geforce 9 series and up running under Vista, nVidia introduced a new control on the nVidia control panel software under the 3D settings. Open the nVidia control panel software. Under the left column select Manage 3D settings. In the right panel window select Power Management Mode and chang...
by nzwillie
Thu Sep 17, 2009 9:43 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

The game won't determine the refresh rate, but your video card wil. Many tvs run at different rates than monitors. 60hz is pretty much the standard monitor refresh rate, some LCD monitors tend toward 59Hz but should be set for 60Hz. Try a standard video resolution like 1024x768, 1280x1024. Some gam...
by nzwillie
Thu Sep 17, 2009 8:59 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

Is your sister's computer running Vista or XP? Make sure that the account you are using on Vista has admin rights. Also, try running the game in the XP compatability mode. You should be able to right click on the cotn.exe file and from the properties menu set the compatability mode for XP. hi thank...
by nzwillie
Thu Sep 17, 2009 6:36 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: monitor turns off upto date driver
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

monitor turns off upto date driver

hi can anyone help me ,i have installed cotnile and when i try and play the monitor goes into power save mode i can hear the music but no picture ,i installed it on my sisters laptop and worked fine so i think its just my computer .i have latest video driver and installed latest dx9 over top of the ...

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