Change the Rendering Method in the VBA Emulator

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Steps

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    To begin, open the VisualBoyAdvance emulator
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    In this case, there is an emulator icon on the desktop that we can double-click the icon. You may have the program saved in a different location.
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    When the program loads, click "File" in the menu at the top of the screen
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    Next, click "Open" to select a game
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    For this tutorial, I will use the game "Pokemon".
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    Once the game loads, click "Options" in order to change the render method
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    "Options" is located in the menu at the top of the screen.
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    In the drop down menu, go to "Video"
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    Then, go to "Render Method"
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    In the list that appears, you will see several options
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    "GDI" has been selected just now, which gives the graphics a pixelated appearance.
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    For a more smooth appearance, click "Direct Draw"
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    If you are using "Direct Draw", there are several options in the second section that you can also choose
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    These options begin with "DDraw". You will see "DDraw Emulation Only", "DDraw Use Video Memory", and "DDraw Triple Buffering".
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    If you select "Direct3D" from the top of the menu, you can use the options in the third and section that begin with "D3D"
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    Similarly, if you select "OpenGL" from the top of the menu, you can use the options in the fourth section that begin with "GL"
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    Change these settings according to your preference and then enjoy the game.
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