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New Screen Resolutions lost after Client crashed

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Eärendil, Mar 11, 2017.

  1. Eärendil

    Eärendil Legendary Mall Santa
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    Folks, I need your help: My client crashed and after I restarted it, the larger screen options were lost in my options menu. I canged something and now there is only 640x480 and 800x600 left. Any suggestions?

    THANK YOU and have a nice weekend!
     
  2. Eärendil

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    Ah, and all of my client settings were set to default (like desolation=on and so on).
     
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    Anybody? Pleeeeaaase!
     
  4. MalagAste

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    I'd like to help you but I don't do 2d...

    Though I will say did you try running the file check when you boot it up?
     
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    thank you. what´s the file check?
     
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    In the patcher below the two progress bars, there's a checkbox labeled "Perform Full File Check". If that finds some corrupted files, they're going to be re-downloaded...
     
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    Thank you. I try that.
     
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    That did not work. I have only the choice between 800x640 and 640x480. Strange enough, my uo.cfg settings are still wrong AND all my skills are missing in the skill list... What the heck? I am starting UO in Admin-mode... And did a complete file check.
     
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    Sorry, that helped not even a tiny little bit...
     
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    you'll have to reinstall uo
     
  12. Capt. Lucky

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    You could wait till next month when the UO store offers their new client repair token. Plus it gives you a rainbow backpack. I wonder if he reinstalls if the uo.cfg file remains from the old install? That's a weird issue and I would have thought one of the steps Jesus suggested would have done it.
     
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    My only question would be if it's the same for all characters?
     
  14. Swordsman

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    how about delete all the folders in the documents/EA Games directory ?
     
  15. Eärendil

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    Thanks, folks! The game window option was lost for all chars, the skills/macros only for one. I tired another thing: I entered 1280x720 or something in the line "game window size" and this single problem was solved. The other problems were solved when I deleted the respective character's folder in the account/shard-folder.
     
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    I lost power while playing UO and it jacked up everything. Took awhile to get it back like it was.
     
  17. Max Blackoak

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    the same thing happened to me about two weeks ago. Luckily I had just made a copy of all my folders in the documents/EA Games directory, so I just copied those over the new ones and everything worked again. From now on I will always try to have backups of my character files etc.
    Still very strange how an entire option just disappears...
     
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