Virtua Cop

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Virtua Cop
Virtua Cop cover
Developers
Sega AM2
Publishers
Sega
Release dates
Windows October 1996
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Virtua Cop on Wikipedia
Virtua Cop
Virtua Cop 1996
Virtua Cop 2 1997

Key Point

Also known as Virtua Squad in United States
Setup will install the NV1 version (incompatible with Direct X) if a Nvidia graphic card is detected. Use NATIVE.EXE instead to install the game.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Disc is needed as it contains all music tracks
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %WINDIR%\VCOP.ini[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Only 640x480 is available
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Locked at 30 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
LAN play
2 Co-op
Accessed by pressing F9 (except during intro logos)
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

The code execution cannot proceed because DPLAY.dll was not found[edit]

Follow the instructions here[1]

DirectDraw Init FAILED SetDisplayMode[edit]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 3
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM) 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 60 MB
Video card (GPU) 256 Colors, SVGA compatible
DirectX 3 compatible
Sound (audio device) Sound Blaster 16 compatible
Other 2x Speed CD Drive, Keyboard/Joypad or joystick

Notes

  1. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Blackbird on 2020-04-06