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Old 11-22-2020, 06:55 PM   #1
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Getting SH3 to run on a old Laptop Windows 8 Laptop

I have aquired a old Windows 8 Laptop upgraded to Windows 10 and ram from 4 to 8 gig.
I put in a 250 gig ssd installed SH3 and it would only work in windowed mode even tried setting it to the lowest resolution then clicking on full screen applying then changing resolution back to 1366 x 768 even after upgrading graphics driver still in windowed mode grrrr!.
So i had a look on youtube and found this tried it and it works happy chappie swanny link to video below



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Old 11-22-2020, 09:46 PM   #2
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Maybe a Win 10 thing; I play it on a Win 8 laptop full screen without having to do anything.
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