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Old 07-22-2005, 08:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey all, im trying to get diablo 2 to work on my friends computer and every time i go to start the game up it gives me error 22 to tell me their is no direct draw, i really dont understand this. Im runnnig windows Xp, 2.78ghz, 512mb Ram, Nvidia Geforce 4 MX 440 with AGP8X.

I have the latest version of direct x 9.0c and in the direct x diagnostic tool under display the video card i enabled but direct draw acceleration is not available.

Any help would be appreciated cause i can run warcraft 3 and quake 3 arena just fine.

Thanks.
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Try reinstalling Diablo 2 using direct 3D instead. It may help. I know there are the direct draw and direct 3d options when you reinstall, just choose the non direct draw one.
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well reinstall drivers related to the video card and stuff and if all fails reformat that pc can play that game no prblem
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