View Full Version : FF7 installed, black screen in game

19th Jan 2003, 12:19
Somebody please help me, im having a problem with running FF7 if i start it up i have a black screen in front of me and if i press the escape button once ill only see the main menu screen. I pressed 'new game' but again Black screen and no sound

i have this computer:

Intel P4 2.54 Gigahertz
Geforce 4 Ti 4200
512 MB RAM
Windows XP Proffesional UK
DirectX 9 installed

I tried using the Nvidia patch for RIVA and TNT but also didnt work :/ :confused:

19th Jan 2003, 13:15
hehe never mind now, fixed it my noob self

didnt had autorun on my pc

somehow i discovered it and installed the movie player

23rd Jan 2003, 01:44
wait what exactly did you do I have the exact same problem?

23rd Jan 2003, 15:56

he installed the media player thing.

The upside down patch works with most people, if that doesn't.

26th Sep 2005, 07:05
hey, i have the same problem, i get a black screen

and you guys say that you have to install the movie player

but what if i can't install the movie player? it says that it's only for windows 95 and above?!

*edit* problem fixed, i just installed it on another computer...grrr stupid 2000 not working