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When i start Axis and Allies the screen flashes for about 15 seconds and then an error screen comes up that says that "the game tried to turn the resolution to 1024/768 but couldn't so it changed it back to 1024/768" then the game closes.


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When I try to play Axis and Allies cd-rom '98 it's like the screen is too small for the game because there is no buttons or anything that allows me to end my turn. My monitor is pretty big too.
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Please check if you have pass the minimum or recommend requirements in the software to your hardware requirements.

Windows® 98/SE/Me/2000/XP;\015\012Processor: Pentium® III 1.5 GHz (Pentium® 4 2.0 GHz recommended)\015\012Memory: 256 MB RAM (384 MB recommended)\015\012Hard Disk Space: 1.4 GB Free CD-ROM Drive: 8x Speed or faster\015\012Video: 64 MB Windows® 98/SE/Me/2000/XP-compatible SVGA with Hardware\015\012T&L video card* (128 MB Windows® 98/SE/Me/2000/XP-compatible SVGA\015\012with Hardware T&L video card* recommended) Sound: Windows®\015\01298/SE/Me/2000/XP -compatible sound card*\015\012Sound: Windows® 98/SE/Me/2000/XP -compatible sound card*\015\012DirectX®: DirectX® version 9.0c (included) or higher Modem: 56\015\012kbps/Cable/DSL modem for Internet play\015\012* Indicates device should be compatible with DirectX® version 9.0c or\015\012higher.

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