Noob with a laptop here!

Jan 4, 2011, 6:40 am
#1
Joined: Jan 4, 2011
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Well not really a noob i guess since i've played ivan some years ago.
Anyway, I installed IVAN on my laptop so i can enjoy some horrible, horrible death while i'm working too but i have a small issue with controlls.
I don't have a numpad and i don't really know how to change the keysettings.
Also I'm using one of those cheap ass EEEpc so how do I change the resolution? where is the config file I'm supposed to edit?
Jan 4, 2011, 8:12 pm
#2
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I don't know about the resolution, but you don't need a numpad. I too use a laptop and I manage the diagonals with Home, Pg Up, Pg Dn and End.
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Jan 5, 2011, 4:34 am
#3
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chaostrom wrote
I don't know about the resolution, but you don't need a numpad. I too use a laptop and I manage the diagonals with Home, Pg Up, Pg Dn and End.
Thx for the answer but i actually don't have home/end and the pg up/pg dn are actually my arrows key.
Shitty keyboard, I know. What can I do?
Jan 5, 2011, 4:51 am
#4
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You could try the 'alternative direction keys' from the option screen. No idea what that will change your keys into, but you can check that ingame with '?'.
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Jan 5, 2011, 5:29 pm
#5
Joined: Jan 11, 2008
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That might be the vi-keys (hykulnjb, from left to down-left in a clockwise fashion), which should let you play just fine.
Jan 6, 2011, 8:36 pm
#6
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i believe Z's 3d version of IVAN has editable keys and you can just play it in 2D mode if you dont like 3D
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