Software rendering mode no longer working

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I need my pixels, maaaaan

Software rendering mode is the true experience of half life for me. That pixelation just compliments every low res texture. 

Trouble is after getting my new gaming computer I quickly found out that putting it into software rendering mode by any means will instantly crash the game. What's odd about that is I get an error message on the next bootup telling me OpenGL mode had failed and will now set to Software mode ---- when its actually switching itself from software to opengl.

Game runs fine on OpenGL but I have my preferences; I've always run Half Life and its expansions in Software rendering for the raw GoldSource experience, no matter what visual glitches it creates. 

If it matters my new system has an AMD graphics card. My old PC had intel integrated graphics. 

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