I get nothing but black screen on Frogger too (on E125)
Mr Do is one of the better games with sound.
> Tried all your suggestions + reinstall but still get the black screen and return
> to main menu. Frogger .36 still no luck.
> I changed a registry item some time ago which improves the quality of Windows
> Media Player when running as a background task but this hasn't affected anything
> else. For information have a 1GB Microdrive installed but I'm running from Main
> memory as opposed to Microdrive. That's about all I can give you to go on.
> > > Techmaster, I freed up enough memory 17MB and still have the same problem
> > > no sound and the screen returning to the main. Also removed StarTap thinking
> > > that this could be causing a problem. Any other suggestions or reason this
> > > could be happening (registry errors, program conflicts etc) would be
> > > appreciated. I'll settle for bad sound as beggers can not be choosers.
> > >
> > > Cheers!
> > > Mike
> > >
> > Hmm, that should be enough I would think.
> > Did you try doing a Soft reset before playing the game. Memory could be
> > fragmented and a soft reset can reorganize it. ALso did you leave a meg or 2
> > free in storage? Always a good idea.
> > Are you using current roms from MAME Version .36. What game are you trying to
> > play with sound? Try Frogger and Mr Do. They are small and work well for
> > testing.
> > Cheers,
> > -Techmaster