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Windows 7: Dirt 2 Games for windows live problem

07 Feb 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Dirt 2 Games for windows live problem

Hey !
I have dirt 2 ...
I have finished many races ..
I have installed it in on my D drive ..
It was all working fine .. Suddenly my windows got corrupted and i formatted my pc and installed windows again ...
I have also again installed games for windows live again from the dvd of dirt 2 ..
Now the problem begins :::
When I start dirt 2 , it asks for log in to a gamer profile of games for windows live or not .. Then i select yes .. And then the screen hangs on the magzine cover of the dirt 2 .. hang does not mean that the game crashes there although the flickering of the magzine cover continues ..

And when i select no , then the game starts from the beginning evey time .. plz help me ..

And also to tell you that i have also tried to reinstalled the game but nothing is in favor of me ..

Help ..



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07 Feb 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM + SP1
 
 

Hi Omerjerk,

Has games for windows tried updating itself after you login to your profile?

If not, try uninstallling Games for windows live that you got off the disc and download and install this version instead - Welcome to Games for Windows Marketplace - Games For Windows
That is the latest version, see if that helps.

Lucky
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08 Feb 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

GFWL is the bane of pc games lately. I bought dirt2 through steam, and because the 1.2 update BROKE THE GAME, i cant play it. If I paid full price, Id be mad .... but it was only $5.

Anyway, the best course of action is exactly what Lucky stated, download the client directly from MS. I have ALWAYS had issues updating GFWL through the in game interface. If there are any updates, apply them manually, doing so lessens the headache of that 'Unable to connect' errors.
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16 Oct 2011   #4

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

sorry to drag u back but i cant seem to install dirt 2 on 64 bit - been having 32 but upgraded, and now the installer tells me some crap about drivers, how can i get any 32 bit game to work? help , im rather stranded!!!
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16 Oct 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by th3k3m View Post
sorry to drag u back but i cant seem to install dirt 2 on 64 bit - been having 32 but upgraded, and now the installer tells me some crap about drivers, how can i get any 32 bit game to work? help , im rather stranded!!!
i hate to be the bane of bad news and be an a** but have you considered reading the "some crap about drivers" to actually see what it says? maybe the answer you seek is right in front of your face?
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16 Oct 2011   #6

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

i know what it says, im looking for a solution - i thout thats y this is forum wiseass!! (jeez) - excuse me if im mean, but dont u think i'da noticed that, im not a complete idiot!!!
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17 Oct 2011   #7

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

We can't read your screen from here....so you will have to type in what the installer says is the problem....and type it exactly as it is, not in phone text shorthand.

It would also help if you finished filling in your system spec's.....
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18 Oct 2011   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Oh well, that's nice, but how are we supposed to help you TH3K3M if we don't know what it says? huh? did you think about that?

Thanks Ivan
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