FS#345 - CONSTANT scrolling on laptop

Attached to Project: OpenTTD
Opened by Anonymous Submitter - Wednesday, 13 September 2006, 13:21 GMT
Type Bug
Category Interface
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System Windows
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 0.4.8
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


When the game moves from the initial menu to the gameplay environment the display constantly scrolls downwards until the bottom of the map is reached. If you scroll/move to a different location it just repeats.
Running 0.4.8 under windows XP on an IBM thinkpad R40e laptop
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Closed by  Darkvater (Darkvater)
Thursday, 07 December 2006, 23:09 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Additional comments about closing:  Thank you SAM for posting the solution, I have updated the wiki here: oubleshooting#The_game_keeps_scrolling_o n_my_IBM_ThinkPad_Laptop
Comment by yorkshire_spam (yorkshire_spam) - Wednesday, 13 September 2006, 13:38 GMT
Sorry, I found a work around!
How to get Scrolling working with IBM Thinkpads

In the "Pass 0 rules" section of (either) %SYSTEM_ROOT%System32tp4table.dat or %SYSTEM_ROOT%System32tp4scrol.dat, add:


(same fix as getting Opera to work on the thinkpad)