September 8, 2014 at 13:39 #6054p490Participant
every time i try to start the game
a message appears
openGL context creation failed
please try installing the latest drivers for your graphics card
but i installed the latest driver for my graphics card
i have a nvidia GeForce GT 630M with 340.52 driverSeptember 8, 2014 at 14:36 #6073mikaelMember
Hello, have you read the “Most common issues” on point 2:
2. You are using a laptop and the game does not work
If you are using a laptop with two graphics cards, make sure that you select the dedicated / more powerful card as the primary device in the graphics card settings. It’s a very common problem that the less powerful graphics card is set as the primary device and as a consequences, games do not run.
Therefore a small howto:
1. Open the Nvidia control panel
2. Open the tab 3D-settings -> 3D-settings management
3. locate the .EXE from train fever (c:\program files(x86)\steam\steamapps\common\trainfever\trainfever.exe)
4. select the dedicated GPU
5. click apply6. have fun!December 27, 2014 at 15:16 #15221snicksnickParticipant
I have the same problem as p490. I downloaded the newest drivers for both graphic cards and followed your stepts in the NVIDIA control panel – without success. Any ideas what might help?
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
Intel Core i7 2670QM @ 2.20GHz 52 °C
Sandy Bridge 32nm Technology
8,00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 665MHz (9-9-9-24)
ASUSTeK Computer Inc. N75SF (CPU 1) 57 °C
PnP-Monitor (Standard) (1920×1080@60Hz)
Intel HD Graphics 3000 (ASUStek Computer Inc)
2047MB NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M (ASUStek Computer Inc) (Version NVIDIA 347,09)
698GB Seagate ST9750423AS (SATA) 34 °C
119GB OCZ-VERTEX4 (SSD)
DTSOFT Virtual CdRom Device
HL-DT-ST BDDVDRW CT30P
Realtek High Definition AudioDecember 28, 2014 at 18:50 #15283frankbarrow1883Participant
I have just downloaded the game from Steam and am having similar problems. Initially I got the “update your drivers” message which I have done. I have also verified my game cache without problems.
Now the title page displays for about five seconds and then disappears as the program quits back to the desktop screen.
I am on an Acer aspire 7560G with a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 graphic card.
Any thoughts?December 28, 2014 at 22:48 #15306Engineer Of Union PacificParticipant
Hi All i wated all year for this game just recently got it this christmas and found out, the game dosent want to run, not working, ogl_LoadFuncitions; OpenGL Update Graphics Card BS. I updated my graphics card 2 times and nothing work. I can run every game but this 1. odd….
Windows 7 Home Premium
Manufacturer: Hewlett – Packard
Model: HP G56 Notebook PC
Processor: Intel(R) Celeron (R) CPU 900 @ 2.20 GHz 2.19 GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 3.00 GB
System Type: 64-bit Operating System
Graphics Card: Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset
December 29, 2014 at 14:34 #15352frankbarrow1883Participant
- This reply was modified 6 years, 8 months ago by Engineer Of Union Pacific.
Still crashes about 10 seconds after it opens.
But if I am quick I can hit NEW GAME and even START , the game says “preparing to play” and then crashes.
Most annoyingDecember 29, 2014 at 15:24 #15353snicksnickParticipant
For all guys with a laptop and two graphic cards, I found a solution in a german forum
You just have to change 2 variables in regedit.
Trains are running now! *happy*
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