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Old January 15th 16, 07:23 AM posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
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Default XP's "" skips first lines of output -- a bigger problem

On Thu, 14 Jan 2016 22:18:59 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:

I threw together a small program emulating a basic MORE program, and noticed
it failed pretty-much the same way.

Either my OS has got problems or, more likely, there something wrong with my
video card and/or driver ... I've already tried to disable hardware
accelleration, but that did not seem to help.

Oh well.

The skipped line might actually be a single long line which is broken into
two lines because it's longer than the number of console buffer columns.