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Old 11-19-09, 11:53 PM   #1
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I'm thinking about installing XP mode for some old games (namely starcraft) but before I take the time, does anybody know if its possible to apply any kind of linear pixel scaling to enlarge the game graphics without LCD blur?

I know starcraft in particular works fine in 7, but I want to run it in some kind of VM that will allow me to scale the graphics up without making it blurry.
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The XP mode in Win 7 does not support 3d gaming.
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The XP mode in Win 7 does not support 3d gaming.
Not trying to do anything 3d.
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All it is is virtual pc with xp imbedded into it.
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They released a program to change Diablo 2 resolutions. Maybe they did the same for Starcraft. Check google. You may be able to run Starcraft at your native resolution.
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They released a program to change Diablo 2 resolutions. Maybe they did the same for Starcraft. Check google. You may be able to run Starcraft at your native resolution.
care to elaborate on Diablo II? What program?
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They released a program to change Diablo 2 resolutions. Maybe they did the same for Starcraft. Check google. You may be able to run Starcraft at your native resolution.
Somebody released a similar thing for starcraft, but since it modifies the game executable you can't play it multiplayer, which is pretty much all starcraft is good for these days.
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