Windows 10: i cannot run my video game

Discus and support i cannot run my video game in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; my computer can run metro redux and bioshock before, but after 1709 update, they cannot run anymore until now,i don't know how to fix it. may be it's... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by jiaweishi, Sep 6, 2018.

  1. jiaweishi Win User

    i cannot run my video game


    my computer can run metro redux and bioshock before, but after 1709 update, they cannot run anymore until now,i don't know how to fix it.

    may be it's intel's graphic card dirver problem, intel update there VGA driver months ago but i cannot update the latest driver.

    please teach me how to fix them, please

    :)
     
    jiaweishi, Sep 6, 2018
    #1

  2. Wanting to run old games

    Hi Jameson,

    Welcome to Microsoft Community. Your interest in Windows 10 is much appreciated.

    I would suggest you to refer the below link and check the compatibility of the game with Windows 10.

    http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/compatibility/CompatCenter/Home

    You may also try installing the game in compatibility mode.
    Follow these steps to install the game software in compatibility mode and check if that helps.


          • Right-click on the game setup file and click on
            ‘properties’.

          • Click on the ‘compatibility’ tab and check the box
            ‘Run this program in compatibility mode for’ and select Windows 8 operating system from the drop down menu and proceed with the installation. Once this is done, restart the computer and check if the issue persists.
    If the issue still persists, I would suggest you to get in touch with the game manufacturer if it’s specific to that particular game.

    Keep us posted if you face any issues on windows in future. We will be glad to help you.
     
    Annu Singh, Sep 6, 2018
    #2
  3. Unable to run a game on Windows 10.

    Hi,

    Welcome to Microsoft Community.

    - When you say 'ive tried troubleshooting', what are you referring to?

    - Did you check in compatibility mode?

    I suggest to run the game in compatibility mode by following the steps below and check if it helps.


    • Right click on the ‘Setup’ icon for the game and click on properties.

    • Under Compatibility tab, check the option for ‘Run in Compatibility mode’.

    • Select Windows 8.1 from the drop down list.

    • Click on Apply and then OK.


    Please revert with all the necessary information and we will be happy to help you.
     
    Guru Kiran G, Sep 6, 2018
    #3
  4. Mary Sau Win User

    i cannot run my video game

    Video card driver crashing when playing games

    We suggest that you rollback your driver. To do so, kindly follow the steps below:

    • Press Windows key + R to open run dialog box.
    • In the dialog box window, type devmgmt.msc and hit enter.
    • Right click on your video card driver -> Properties ->
      Driver tab
      and select Rollback driver.
    If the issue persists, it could be better to contact the developer of the game.

    Regards.
     
    Mary Sau, Sep 6, 2018
    #4
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