[Wine] Re: VideoMemorySize registry key not being applied? [wine-1.1.2]

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun Aug 3 21:11:27 CDT 2008

bradl3yj wrote:
> I am using Ubuntu Hardy, using the latest release of wine from the wine repos. I have an nVidia 7600GT with 256MB of video memory. One windows game i installed, Medal of Honor Allied Assault, has a simple config utility that sets game settings based on your hardware. This utility is detecting only 64MB of video memory.
> I tried setting it using wine regedit, HKCU>Software>Wine>Direct3d
> Set a string value under that named "VideoMemorySize" and set it to 256, the MOHAA Config still reports 64MB. I tried setting it as a decimal DWORD value instead, same.

All Wine registry entries are strings unless explicitly stated in http://wiki.winehq.org/UsefulRegistryKeys

So you need to create string value and enter number (in megabytes). Your case that would be "256".

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