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by DGP69
08 Oct 2012, 12:46
Forum: Technical Issues
Topic: Not able to read text in Windows 7 [fixed]
Replies: 6
Views: 10427

IT WORKS! IT WORKS!

Sandy, HalleEFFINGllujah! I'm lucky I checked my forum post as a last resort. I wouldn't have known about this otherwise. I did what you suggested AND IT WORKS! I can now get back to racing after all this time away.... as soon as I turn in my last university assignment in a week's time. Thank you th...
by DGP69
06 Sep 2012, 11:07
Forum: Technical Issues
Topic: Not able to read text in Windows 7 [fixed]
Replies: 6
Views: 10427

Not able to read text in Windows 7 [fixed]

Hi all, I've been playing VSK for about 3 years or more on Windows XP. I've been away and recently upgraded to a Windows 7 so I'm restarting with a new install. This time around I'm not able to read any text on the game menus as it is all replaced with a block of solid rectangles. Is this a well kno...
by DGP69
18 Jan 2009, 13:29
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: Creating Races With AI
Replies: 13
Views: 33611

In order to race against the AI opponents you have to follow the steps outlined previously in order to create the course with AI opponents, save the course, exit the course editor and then in the main menu select "Solo", then "Custom Race". When you have done this, there will app...
by DGP69
13 Jan 2009, 03:32
Forum: 3D MODELS FOR VIRTUAL SKIPPER 5
Topic: Destination Folder of Imported Boats
Replies: 17
Views: 37719

Sandy, Thanks for the tips. I'm actually importing your excellent looking map editor runabour which I downloaded off your website. The problem I was having was due to the fact that the installer insists on putting the boat files in a "32nd America's Cup" folder in My Documents even though ...
by DGP69
12 Jan 2009, 17:35
Forum: 3D MODELS FOR VIRTUAL SKIPPER 5
Topic: Destination Folder of Imported Boats
Replies: 17
Views: 37719

Hi all, I'm new here. I have a problem: For some reason my version of vsk 5 (patched) doesn't have a boats directory anywhere. How is it that I have the default ACC, Multi, Melges and Offshore boats if I don't have a boats directory? Needless to say I've tried installing imported boats straight into...
by DGP69
19 Dec 2008, 15:22
Forum: Technical Issues
Topic: Transferring account
Replies: 2
Views: 3365

Transferring account

Hi all, I bought this game as a Christmas present for my brother who's a keen yachtie. I've dabbled in sailing myself so I couldn't resist giving it a try before wrapping it up. Great game. I love the multiplayer option, even though I suck big time. Thing is, to play the game I had to activate the k...