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I followed the instructions on WineHQ and got the game installed, but when I run it, it looks like this

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and the whole screen occasionally flickers. Does anyone know why, and if I can fix it?

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You're using Intel graphics and the current open source driver doesn't have what Halo demands. It works great on AMD and Nvidia hardware. I too have been trying to get Halo to work on my Intel laptop.

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So there's nothing I can do about it, then? – Zelda64fan Nov 8 '12 at 4:12
Sadly, no. Running in safe mode makes the images render properly, but not even close to being playable. – Matthew Nov 8 '12 at 4:30

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