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Old 24-09-2020, 22:08   #1
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open screen thrashed

i have just loaded version 5.2 onto my new acer windows 10 laptop and get this opening screen,
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Old 26-09-2020, 04:34   #2
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I get the same results


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Old 26-09-2020, 05:09   #3
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How to request support and report problems if I cannot find the answer in resources listed above?
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Are your graphics chip drivers up to date?
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Re: open screen thrashed

bwarren...


Please try to disable OpenGL
Start OCPN.
Go to Settings->display->Advanced....


As mentioned above, you may like to search for updated drivers for your Graphics system. Newer drivers may be fully OpenGL compatible.


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Old 26-09-2020, 21:33   #6
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Re: open screen thrashed

that solved it--thanks
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Please try to disable OpenGL
Start OCPN.
Go to Settings->display->Advanced....


As mentioned above, you may like to search for updated drivers for your Graphics system. Newer drivers may be fully OpenGL compatible.


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Solution: Click Options, Display, Advanced tab and uncheck Use Accelerated Graphics(OpenGL)
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