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    Screen Color Depth

    I ve installed wine and when I started one program it said: You must set desktop bit depth to 16 BIT before running the game..
    Where to change it please help

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    I'm not sure where SUSE does it, but typically, this setting can be found in Xorg's config file, which is typically /etc/X11/xorg.conf.

    You'll want something like this in it:
    Section "Screen"
      DefaultDepth 16
      SubSection "Display"
        Depth 16
    There's a lot of other stuff that should be in that section, too, don't just cut-and-paste.

    Gnome usually provides GUI tools to do this too, but I'm not familiar with what SUSE packages for the desktop.

    After changes to that file, you need to restart X.

    Make sure to back up your existing xorg.conf file first, too, before doing anything!

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