Fallout and playing old games on fancy new computers.
Seeing as I have a quad core computer, Windows Vista, a 1920 by 1080 monitor and this is a game from the mid 90's, Im kinda having crazy issues with trying to make Fallout work. The screen goes black sometimes and when i move my cursor the screen begins to reappear but only in the area of my cursor. Theres a post about color issues on vista for this game but im not sure thats what im having issues with so I don't know if thats what I need to try and fix
So im wondering what I'm supposed to do. I think I need DOSbox to throttle my CPU, but I'd like to be sure thats what I need to get. If anyone could tell me what to do, i'd love some help.
" Fallout runs fine without DOSBOX, at least on the Windows XP machine i have. Have you tried the gog version? those guys do some stuff to make old games playable on modern systems. "GoG.com games are emulated through DOSBOX.
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