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Problem with laptop playing GTA SA and GTA IV

post #1 of 17
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Ok, So I Have this Laptop, Goes on no Graphics card that I Can Install to it, So I'll give you the Info.

MSI A6200 NO nVidia Drivers
CPU: Intel Core i3-370M
VGA: Intel GMA HD
LED Panel: 15.6 HD 1366x768 (Glare Type)
HDD: 500GB
Free Space: 219GB/273GB

Problems: Can't see ANY Buildings in GTA 4
Problems: Can't see any builings in GTA Sa if I mod it, and load a custom mission, also, no It doesn't help if I Un-Install GTA 4


So is there a Way?

Thanks Guys.
post #2 of 17
GTA IV is GTA IV so forget it. GTA SA sound like you are modding it wrong.
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post #3 of 17
Intel graphics don't play games well at all. You should have bought a laptop with dedicated graphics if you wanted to play games with it.
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post #4 of 17
Don't play games with integrated graphics lol. Those graphics are for ppl who use only browsers, some videos and some very light games. It's not meant for gaming lol. You need a normal graphics card.
post #5 of 17
Yeah if you had any intentions of gaming, that was not the laptop you should have bought... Return it if you still can m8.
post #6 of 17
Maybe your laptop requirements doesn't meet the necessary to run GTA IV
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post #7 of 17
I'd worry I was going to overpower that laptop playing runescape, let alone GTA
post #8 of 17
Intel integrated graphics are not meant for playing graphics intensive games. They're just royally underpowered for today's games.

Wrong product for a given task.
 
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post #9 of 17
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Thanks Guys. You can close this now, I Will just get my Alienware in 2-3 weeks, THANK YOU SO MUCH!
post #10 of 17
Uh oh, Alienware? You just made this thread a lot more interesting...

BTW, here's a little help:

http://www.gta4.net/news/4135/recommended-pc-specifications-for-gta-4/



p.s. Just so I'm not being completely vague, a Lenovo W520 is what you want.
    
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