[Wine] Re: Does Wine use past the first 64MB on any video card?

slvclw wineforum-user at winehq.org
Wed Nov 26 12:15:16 CST 2008

Along the same line as the Direct3D key can you add an opengl key as follows:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER -> Software -> Wine -> OpenGL -> VideoMemorySize

Thanks again :)

StringCheesian wrote:
> The 64MB limitation was a long time ago. Wine has been changed to try to detect your video card and guess how much memory it has.
> In case it guesses wrong, here is the registry key:
> HKEY_CURRENT_USER -> Software -> Wine -> Direct3D -> VideoMemorySize
> See http://wiki.winehq.org/UsefulRegistryKeys
> For example: if the card is a GeForce 7600GS, those usually have 256MB and that will be wine's guess. However some have 512MB, in those cases it may be necessary to set the registry key manually if you want Windows apps to see more than 256MB.

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