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General Category => IMPORTANT! => Topic started by: GameDev on April 15, 2019, 11:23:16 pm


Title: How to fix DDERR_UNSUPPORTED error
Post by: GameDev on April 15, 2019, 11:23:16 pm
This is a problem that appears on Windows 8 (or higher), it happens with older games that used DIRECT X.
This happens in games like:

There are two possible mistakes when it comes to games made with Rm2k / 2k3::
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DirectDraw Error (DDERR_UNSUPPORTED)and
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DirectSound Error (DDERR_UNSUPPORTED)
When the error is DirectDraw:
The game opens on the white screen instead of the black screen. When exiting full screen mode, the error occurs.


Fixing:

Right click on the game icon go to properties::
(https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-1.png)
https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-1.png (https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-1.png)

Change the compatibility mode to "Windows 7":
(https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-2.png)
https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-1.png (https://rpgmaker.000webhostapp.com/rpgmaker/util/Compatibilidade-1.png)

After that press "OK" and try to open the game again.