Soldak Home   Drox Operative   Din's Curse   Depths of Peril   Kivi's Underworld  

Go Back   Soldak Entertainment Forums > Depths of Peril > Depths of Peril bugs
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-06-2011, 03:29 PM
resistentialist resistentialist is offline
Amateur
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 2
Default black screen on startup (never worked)

I am without internet at my apartment for around a week, so I will be slow in letting you know if anything works.

I downloaded the game from all three mirrors, and the patch, and have tried a every combination on several hard drives. I installed on a flash drive, and tested it on my brother's computer, which did work. I, however, get a black screen. Task Manager shows the program as not responding, and shows it eating exactly 50% of my system resources.

I am running a 2.X quad core, GTX570, 6GB RAM, Windows7 64bit.

I know my drivers are up to date within the last few months. I am not having trouble running any of my other games.

Any suggestions?

I've downloaded the latest graphics drivers just to be sure, and I'll be messing around with the user.cfg file later on tonight.

Last edited by resistentialist : 09-06-2011 at 03:34 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-06-2011, 07:29 PM
Bluddy Bluddy is offline
Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 1,781
Default

I recommend trying 2 things: get the latest OpenAL files from here. Specifically openal32.dll and wrap_oal.dll. Secondly, try running in a window by changing r_fullscreen from 1 to 0 in user.cfg.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-07-2011, 02:26 PM
resistentialist resistentialist is offline
Amateur
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 2
Default

Got it working! Thanks!
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2007 - 2014 Soldak Entertainment, Inc.