Error: SetPixelFormat failed error code = 87
While working in ArcView, this error error occurs and is followed by a Segmentation Violation.
SetPixelFormat failed error code = 87
Incorrect graphics card settings.
Solution or Workaround
Change the graphics card settings to True Color.
B. Double-click the Display icon.
C. Click the Settings tab.
D. Select True Color from the Color Palette dropdown list.
E. Click OK.