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 You need to fully understand how MEDIA SEARCH field works on a game (in game manager). Popper will use that field to find media for that game, if you want it to be EXACT then Blank/​Clear/​Empty out the MediaSearch field. If the field is BLANK then it will do an exact media file match to the tablename. If you still want to use the wildcard search of the MediaSearch field make sure it it contains a '​*'​ like batman* . You need to fully understand how MEDIA SEARCH field works on a game (in game manager). Popper will use that field to find media for that game, if you want it to be EXACT then Blank/​Clear/​Empty out the MediaSearch field. If the field is BLANK then it will do an exact media file match to the tablename. If you still want to use the wildcard search of the MediaSearch field make sure it it contains a '​*'​ like batman* .
  
-**I get a message about PINUPDISPLAY.exe has crashed when i start or exit an emulator (game).**+**I get a message about PINUPDISPLAY.exe has crashed when i start or exit an emulator (game).  OR when you exit a game you only see the Popper WheelBar and no more video displays are working.**
  
-VLC dll may crash if your GPU,​TV,​EMULATOR does stuff that may crash it while its playing videos at launch/​close. ​ Things to check:+VLC dll may crash if your GPU,​TV,​EMULATOR does stuff that may crash it while its playing videos at launch/​close. Things to check:
  
-First try and see if running your emulator in NON full-screen exclusive mode fixes the problem. ​ (borderless windows).+First try and see if running your emulator in NON full-screen exclusive mode fixes the problem. (borderless windows).
  
-If running windows 10,  right-click on emulator exe and see the compatiblity looks like this (no checkbox on fullscreen opt)+If running windows 10, right-click on emulator exe and see the compatiblity looks like this (no checkbox on fullscreen opt)
  
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-If you must run Fullscreen exclusive make sure you set your emulator to the SAME screen resolution and refresh rate as windowed mode.  Don't go from 1920x1080 ​59hz  to 1920x1080 ​60hz.  usually if you see the TV do a  black BLINK for a second or two your settings are not optimal/​correct.+If you must run Fullscreen exclusive make sure you set your emulator to the SAME screen resolution and refresh rate as windowed mode. Don't go from 1920×1080 ​59hz to 1920×1080 ​60hz. usually if you see the TV do a black BLINK for a second or two your settings are not optimal/​correct.
  
-Lastly, ​ make sure you don't run 10-bit or HDR mode on your screens as that will cause problems of videos playing and changing mid-stream.+Lastly, make sure you don't run 10-bit or HDR mode on your screens as that will cause problems of videos playing and changing mid-stream.
  
  
faq.txt · Last modified: 2020/03/04 21:14 by pinupadmin