Display Question

M

makaveli

Guest
I recently built a 1.4 Thunderbird system with a FIC AZ11EA motherboard. I got a fairly cheap video card for starters, so I could save up for a more beefy one later. I got a Trident AGP 8MB video card. My display works prety good, however, when I go to the DOS prompt [FULL SCREEN] my cursor, and evreything is GONE. If I do it windowed, its all there, but when I hit ctrl-enter to go full, it all goes away, even what I type. Can someone assist me please? Thanks
 

Lonman

Bleh!
Joined
2 Dec 2001
Messages
2,642
You might try this. Go to Start> Programs> Accessories> right click on the MSDOS shortcut, go into properties and increase your window size. I'd suggest just increasing the window size as large as you can and not going full screen. I think you nailed it when you identified your AGP, but i'm not sure. I know this isn't a cure to your problem, but it is a workaround until you can get your new card??
 

Members online

No members online now.

Latest profile posts

Electronic Punk wrote on Sazar's profile.
Rest in peace my friend, been trying to find you and finally did in the worst way imaginable.
Terrahertz wrote on Electronic Punk's profile.
Yo fellas!
Electronic Punk wrote on Sazar's profile.
Where are you buddy?
Perris Calderon wrote on Electronic Punk's profile.
Hey EP! All good with me, applying for Microsoft MVP right now, should have done this a while ago.

Notifications don't work, I only found your response by coming back to hunt up some threads, if you want, give me your email address so we can keep in touch easier!
Perris Calderon wrote on Electronic Punk's profile.
EP, glad to see you come back and tidy up...did want to ask a one day favor, I want to enhance my resume , was hoping you could make me administrator for a day, if so, take me right off since I won't be here to do anything, and don't know the slightest about the board, but it would be nice putting "served administrator osnn", if can do, THANKS

Been running around Quora lately, luv it there!

Forum statistics

Threads
61,997
Messages
673,400
Members
5,586
Latest member
PseudoKiller