No Graphics Between Project Buttons on Startup Screen


When you start one of the programs listed above, the center area between
the project buttons on the startup screen may be blank. This area should
contain graphic examples of the types of projects that you can design.


This behavior can occur for either of the following reasons:

  • Video compression is not installed.
  • ActiveMovie is not installed or is corrupted.


To resolve this issue, use the following methods in the order they are

Install Video Compression

To install video compression, follow these steps:

NOTE: You may be required to insert your Windows 95/Windows 98 CD to
complete these steps.

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
  3. On the Windows Setup tab, click Multimedia in the Components box.
  4. Click Details.
  5. Click to select the Video Compression check box.
  6. Click OK, and then click OK again.
  7. Follow the instructions on the screen. You may be prompted to insert
    your Microsoft Windows 95/98 CD-ROM or floppy disks.
If the issue continues to occur, proceed to the next method.

Reinstall ActiveMovie (Windows 95 only)

For information about how to reinstall Active Movie on Windows 95, please
see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
183351 How to Remove and Reinstall ActiveMovie from Internet
NOTE: ActiveMovie is a component of Internet Explorer 4.0 and Windows 98.

Id. de artículo: 191461 - Última revisión: 02/14/2017 - Revisión: 1

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