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War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed 72741  278

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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #270 on: December 28, 2019, 05:36:34 PM »
Notice the two screenshots, the original is 640 and the other is stretch larger than 640, which is close to 1024. Why the larger screenshot, looks a bit pixelated and unsmooth?


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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #271 on: December 28, 2019, 07:12:45 PM »
Does 0.1.6.7 work? Might have to release a new combat 4.6.1 soon with the fixed version..
Yes, 1.6.7 works good with win7.

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Which of those configs should I put it in? ddraw.ini or war2_ddraw.ini? Did you make the config using Visual Studio? Which ddraw file should I use?

Don't think I said anything about any ini files or ddraw files in my reply (nor is anything written about it in the link i posted!)

Notice the two screenshots, the original is 640 and the other is stretch larger than 640, which is close to 1024. Why the larger screenshot, looks a bit pixelated and unsmooth?




That's exactly what I explained you in my reply
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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #272 on: December 28, 2019, 11:21:11 PM »
Ok, I have tried the shader. It looks bit like CRT. But I like to it to have 1024 x 768 pixel like the CRT monitor size in full screen mode. I can have it 1024 in Window mode though.

When I try to take screenshot of it in full screen, and I paste it into image editor, it shows black screen, so I cannot show the full screen screenshot here.

It does show 1024 when I first start the game, but when I switch between Window and full screen mode, it switches back to 640, in full screen. The only way to get 1024 in full screen is when first starting the game.

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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #273 on: December 28, 2019, 11:55:33 PM »
Yeah Alt+Enter doesn't remember upscaling with custom width/height at the moment
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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #274 on: December 29, 2019, 12:21:14 AM »
Yes. it reverts to the normal 640 after returning from Battle.net.



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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #275 on: December 29, 2019, 12:23:45 AM »
Oh right, battle.net is also using the Alt+Enter code... Anyways, I attached a fixed version for your special usecase
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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #276 on: December 29, 2019, 12:37:56 AM »
Ok, now it shows 1024 in full screen, also whenever I return from Battle.net. How to edit the source code of ddraw.dll? Is there any particular software to view it?
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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #277 on: December 29, 2019, 12:42:18 AM »
Cool!

You can use visual studio community edition which is free https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/vs/community/

cnc-ddraw source: https://github.com/CnCNet/cnc-ddraw/archive/master.zip
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Re: War2 graphics for Win Vista/7/8/8.1/10/2012 fixed
« Reply #278 on: December 29, 2019, 12:49:41 AM »
Do you prefer desktop or laptop for this kind of editing stuff?

I was wondering if there is CRT theme for whole Windows 10 itself. I mean Windows 10 displayed in CRT...

Is there any way to use the CRT shaders in DOSBox?