OpenGL error is really annoying. This kind of error usually happens when you are building your place in Roblox Studio. Actually, you still can build but that error can be really annoying. Do you want to know how to fix Roblox Studio OpenGL error for Windows 7? Check out this entire article to find out the answer.
The message of the error Roblox Studio OpenGL will inform that you are failed to create OpenGL context for format QsurfaceFormat (version 2.0, options Qflags(), depthBufferSize24, redBufferSize – 1, greenBufferSize – 1, blueBufferSize – 1, alphaBufferSize 8, stencilBufferSize 8, samples – 1, swapBehavior 2, swapInterval 1, profile 0). Aside from that, it also inform you that you need to install a driver providing OpenGL 2.0 or higher, or if the thing is impossible, you need to make sure the angle Open GL ES 2.0 emulation libraries (libEGL.dll.libGLESv2.dll and d3dcompiler_*.dll) are available in the directory of the app exutable or in the location listed in path.
What makes it more annoying is the error usually does not appear once. In order to get rid of the error, there are some methods that you can try. You do not need to do all of them but if one of them does not work, please move onto the next one.
For a lot of people, rebooting the computer can help them to fix the issue. For some other ones, it does not work. If it also does not work for you, maybe you need to shut it down instead.
- Resetting Internet Explorer
For those who do not use Internet Explorer, this method still might help you with the issue. Here are all the steps that should be done. First, open Internet Explorer in Cortana. Second, click on the gear icon which is located on the top right corner. Third, choose Internet options. Fourth, open the Advanced tab. Fifth, click the Reset button.
- Checking the Proxy Settings
You may have to make sure that the computer is not connected to the proxy server. In order to disconnect it, the first thing that you have to do is to open Cortana. Then, typo in “proxy” and choose “Change Proxy Settings” when it pops up. The next thing that you have to do is to set “Use Setup Script” and “Use a Proxy Server” to off. After that, scroll down and click Save.
- Checking the Windows Time Clock
If the system clock of Windows is set to the incorrect time or date, it may cause issues. In order to change it to the correct one, first of all you need to open Settings. Then, look for “Date & time”. after that, make sure “Set Time Automatically” is turned on and that you have chosen the right time zone.
If no one of the methods above works, please reach out the representative of Roblox through the thing called Roblox Support. You can send an email or fill in a form that can be found in the official website of Roblox.