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Games won't play

Had to reformat recently due to virus. have xp home as os. after reinstalling windows and drivers, warcraft 3 will not play. the console is actually greyed out. what's missing?

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  • jjzassociate May 18, 2009

    after i start warcraft 3, the usual start-up logos go, then when it reaches the game console, everything is greyed out, meaning you can see the choices and options but cannot manipulate, and the cursor freezes.

  • Ben Wabnick
    Ben Wabnick May 11, 2010

    Whats greyed out?




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The problem was the graphics media accelerator. i installed an inappropriate version. thanks so much for all the help!

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Try installing Directx if you have not. You can find that here...
http://www.gamesforwindows.com/en-US/AboutGFW/Pages/DirectX10-a.aspx

This solution is assuming that you have installed your video card drivers.

Please let me and Fixya know if this has been a solution that you can use.
Thank you and good luck

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  • Dragonrdrz May 18, 2009

    Have you tried installing Directx fromhttp://www.gamesforwindows.com/en-US/Abo...
    try that and let me know.
    If this fixes your problem can you please let Fix-ya know.
    Thank you

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