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My problem is when I run Warcraft 3 i get "input not supported" on my new monitor, Acer h163hql . All other games runs greate : cs, nba, call of duty etc.. Its just this one game that i am having headaches with.

What should the possible solution for this? Im on Windows 7 with an ATI Radeon 4600 video card.


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and may I add, if i but the cpu on a CRT monitor, war craft does run fine! –  r2b2 Jun 5 '11 at 14:20
Try running the game on another monitor and changing the resolution and refresh rates in the settings as low as possible. –  Hello71 Jun 5 '11 at 14:32
this is what i did (see above comment). i run warcraft on a rather old CRT monitor and it went well. If I put it back on the acer lcd, its still input not supported. Do I need to set the resolution / refresh rates of the game itself while on the CRT monitor so that it will be used once I switch to the Acer lcd monitor? –  r2b2 Jun 5 '11 at 14:35
@Hello71 - You should make that an answer. :) –  techie007 Jun 5 '11 at 14:36
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Set the game to run at the native resolution of the LCD. The Acer h163hql has a resolution of 1366x768.

According to some random page from the intertubes:

  • Go to run
  • Type in "regedit"
  • expand"Software"
  • expand"Blizzard Entertainment"
  • expand"Warcraft III"
  • click "Video"
  • double click "resheight"
  • change the bullet option to decimal
  • Set to desired screen height
  • double click "reswidth"
  • change the bullet option to decimal
  • Set to desired screen width
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so i'd set that resolution as the game's default? what if it doesnt have it? –  r2b2 Jun 5 '11 at 14:47
aha! that's nice.. i will try it! thanks a lot! –  r2b2 Jun 5 '11 at 14:50
Yes you do! It will support it! –  RedGrittyBrick Jun 5 '11 at 14:52
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