Thread: FF7 installed, black screen in game

FF7 installed, black screen in game

  1. #1

    Unhappy FF7 installed, black screen in game

    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 :/

  2. #2

    Problem solved :/

    hehe never mind now, fixed it my noob self

    didnt had autorun on my pc

    somehow i discovered it and installed the movie player

  3. #3
    wait what exactly did you do I have the exact same problem?

  4. #4

    he installed the media player thing.

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

  5. #5
    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