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Man what is this pc... lol
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I haven't seen a screen like that since I had an 8MB ATI Rage Pro graphics card, about 12 years ago. eek.gif

I don't play WoW, but assuming you've got up-to-date video drivers, the next thing I'd try would be switching to software rendering, if that's an option.
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Originally Posted by Raire;14654854 
I haven't seen a screen like that since I had an 8MB ATI Rage Pro graphics card, about 12 years ago. eek.gif

I don't play WoW, but assuming you've got up-to-date video drivers, the next thing I'd try would be switching to software rendering, if that's an option.

That's just 12 years ago wow is 6 years ago. WoW version 4.0 has a new engine. I am suspecting those tech support haven't been educated well enough that the next engine loses support to some old integrated GPU.

In this case, you're lacking of video memory to load textures. Textures in games uses the VRAM.
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Believe it or not... I got WoW working on a PC with a CPU speed of 666mhz. You did read that right. 256mb RAM. 64mb video card. Windows XP (no service packs).

Obviously all setting on low and and a res of 800x600 (was hooked up to a "regular size" CRT) Got ~15fps in Dalaran/IF/SW after everything populated.
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Originally Posted by Metaldude;14652189 
It's a sign. You computer is trying to do you a huge favor and force you to not play it. Save yourself the headache and aggravation.

I want those 3 years back....

I wouldn't trade my 7 year obsession over WoW for anything! *Says this while raiding Firelands* applaud.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by djriful;14654889 
That's just 12 years ago wow is 6 years ago. WoW version 4.0 has a new engine. I am suspecting those tech support haven't been educated well enough that the next engine loses support to some old integrated GPU.

In this case, you're lacking of video memory to load textures. Textures in games uses the VRAM.

hmm so if i dont play on the blizzard servers and play on neverendless (they run patch 3.35a) it will work? it took 9 hours to download WoW and the expansions and i dont want to waste anymore time.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by philhalo66;14656329 
hmm so if i dont play on the blizzard servers and play on neverendless (they run patch 3.35a) it will work? it took 9 hours to download WoW and the expansions and i dont want to waste anymore time.

Oh, Captain Picard! Where is your mighty face-palm when I need you.
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Originally Posted by Nicnivian;14656400 
Oh, Captain Picard! Where is your mighty face-palm when I need you.

yeah well it works flawless on low 34 fps on 3.35a patch so picard is not needed although he is epic.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by philhalo66;14656329 
hmm so if i dont play on the blizzard servers and play on neverendless (they run patch 3.35a) it will work? it took 9 hours to download WoW and the expansions and i dont want to waste anymore time.

.. Just copy the whole directory into another HDD.. you dont need to download it again. WoW can run without reinstallation. What I meant you can run the game anywhere if you have it on your portable HDD.
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