My Minecraft doesnt turn on, it gives me some big error text?-Collection of common programming errors

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discoverer: Joe Mama Bad video card drivers! ———————– Minecraft was unable to start because it failed to find an accelerated OpenGL mode. This can usually be fixed by updating the video card drivers. — BEGIN ERROR REPORT 7fe0271 ——– Generated 3/25/13 12:01 PM — System Details — Details: Minecraft Version: 1.5.1 Operating System: Windows XP (x86) version 5.1 Java Version: 1.7.0_17, Oracle Corporation Java VM Version: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (mixed mode), Oracle Corporation Memory: 411421472 bytes (392 MB) / 518979584 bytes (494 MB) up to 1037959168 bytes (989 MB) JVM Flags: 2 total; -Xms512m -Xmx1024m AABB Pool Size: 0 (0 bytes; 0 MB) allocated, 0 (0 bytes; 0 MB) used Suspicious classes: No suspicious classes found. IntCache: cache: 0, tcache: 0, allocated: 0, tallocated: 0 LWJGL: 2.4.2 OpenGL: ~~ERROR~~ NullPointerException: null Is Modded: Probably not. Jar signature remains and client brand is untouched. Type: Client (map_client.txt) Texture Pack: Default Profiler Position: N/A (disabled) Vec3 Pool Size: ~~ERROR~~ NullPointerException: null[failed to get system properties (java.lang.NullPointerException)] org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.nChoose… Method) at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.chooseP… at org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsDisplay.createWi… at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.createWindow(Di… at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(Display.… at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(Display.… at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(Display.… at net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.a(SourceF… at avv.a(SourceFile:56) at… at Source)

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  1. Well the first thing that comes to mind obviously is whether or not your driver is up to date. Go to your manufacturers website and make sure you’re up to date.

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Originally posted 2013-11-09 23:00:46.