Question from ash991

I can't play the game cause I have "bad video card drivers", Why?

Error report:
Generated 5/19/12 7:56 PM

Minecraft: Minecraft 1.2.5
OS: Windows XP (x86) version 5.1
Java: 1.6.0_31, Sun Microsystems Inc.
VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (mixed mode), Sun Microsystems Inc.
LWJGL: 2.4.2
[failed to get system properties (java.lang.NullPointerException)]

org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.nChoosePixelFormat(Native Method)
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.choosePixelFormat(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsDisplay.createWindow(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.createWindow(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(
at net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.a(SourceFile:236)
at Source)

How do I play minecraft from here? I tried using another Answer but it didn't work. I have a dell inspiron,


luigi4728 answered:

I would post this on the board your going to get more answers alot faster and i think im the only one who even clicks on the answer tab around here
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DragonCat1 answered:

Mayby your graphics are too high, video-card Scratched, or Corrupt video cards?
Does it get to the title screen?
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deathknigth1 answered:

You might need to update your drivers or java try updating everything
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