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Fullscreen doesn't work

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I try running my programs using the Open-GL Basecode (not NeHe Basecode) in fullscreen and it says, "Cannot create GL Rendering Context." If I use the NeHe basecode it says "Error creating Window" and leaves the display mode on 640x480 when I return to the desktop. Any ideas as to how I can change the code (I''d prefer using the Open-GL basecode rather than the NeHe as my games are all written in it. Help would be great. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ilthigore <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

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After a bit of experimenting I changed the "bits" parameter on "CreateGLWindow()" to 32 and it worked OK. Any ideas why???

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when theres an error and the program closes right away, the destruction code doesnt execute, so your program wouldnt have a chance to return the display mode to default.

try setting up everything so that when theres an error, it calls the destruction function before quitting.

if(blalblah()==0)
{
destruction();
PostQuitMessage(0);
}

[edited by - tyro on September 21, 2002 10:38:11 PM]

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