Dual Client Crash Fix

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Windows 7 and Vista

  1. This is caused by the User Account Control popup when you open the other client.
  2. You have to remove the shadow effect of that popup window to fix this issue.
  3. Now you need to set compatibility to your XileRetro Files.
  4. Right-click on xile.exe, OpenSetup.exe, and Play XileRetro.exe and tick the box next to Run as Administrator.
  5. Uac3-1.png
  6. Now you need to fix your Graphic Settings.
  7. Open OpenSetup.exe and select the first option in Graphic Device (which should be Direct3D HAL or Direct3D T&L HAL).
  8. Then set your preferred resolution for the game.
  9. Uac4.png
  10. Right-click on Play XileRetro.exe and tick the box next to Run as Administrator.
  11. Be sure to grab the latest patch through Play XileRetro.exe
  12. Avoid installing the game to Program Files. Try to install it to somewhere like C:\Games\ (Program Files are a protected directory)
  13. Disable Anti Virus AND Windows Defender Firewall software before installing and/or patching. (Especially in the case of Avast and McAfee)
  14. If you use Warsaw (a bank software popular in Brazil), you will need to uninstall it.
    • NOW you can Dual Client no problem.WE HOPE.

Windows 10

  1. Click your Start Menu or press your Windows Key (⊞)
  2. Type in 'UAC'
  3. Uac1.png
  4. Click on "Change User Account Control settings".
  5. Uac2.png
  6. Change your setting to the bottom most option on the slider to 'Never Notify'.
  7. Press 'OK' and you should have successfully removed the dimming effect.
  8. Now you need to set compatibility to your XileRetro Files.
  9. Right-click on xile.exe, OpenSetup.exe, and Play XileRetro.exe and tick the box next to Run as Administrator.
  10. Uac3.png
  11. Now you need to fix your Graphic Settings.
  12. Open OpenSetup.exe and select the first option in Graphic Device (which should be Direct3D HAL or Direct3D T&L HAL).
  13. Then set your preferred resolution for the game.
  14. Uac4.png
  15. Right-click on Play XileRetro.exe and tick the box next to Run as Administrator.
  16. Be sure to grab the latest patch through Play XileRetro.exe
  17. Avoid installing the game to Program Files. Try to install it to somewhere like C:\Games\ (Program Files are a protected directory)
  18. Disable Anti Virus AND Windows Defender Firewall software before installing and/or patching. (Especially in the case of Avast and McAfee)
  19. If you use Warsaw (a bank software popular in Brazil), you will need to uninstall it.
    • NOW you can Dual Client no problem.WE HOPE.