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Windows 7: BFME2 will not start.

30 Sep 2012   #1
Diplexbullet19

windows 7 64bit
 
 
BFME2 will not start.

Yes, i installed this game earlier on my newly built pc. The game ran so i updated and checked and again the game still ran but i have a 22inch monitor and the game doesnt include the resolution so i edited the options.ini. Since then the game will not start, if i click the exe or short cut nothing happens.

I tried a nocd and it would run but problem is i installed the game to play with friends on gameranger so a nocd wont do. Ive uninstalled around 5 times and reinstalled but since then the 'My battle for middle-earth' folder isnt even being installed, ive tried making the folder + options.ini but it doesnt change anything the game still will not start.

Ive searched high and low to find a fix for this but to no avail! i really need help with this.


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30 Sep 2012   #2
Diplexbullet19

windows 7 64bit
 
 

Just tried without the disc in drive and same thing happens, so it doesnt even get as far as to read the disc.


Ive tried every fix i can find, ive done everything but restore my pc to factory settings, would be nice to restore to yesterday but that feature was removed . I just dont get why when i replace the game.dat with a nocd version the game will run but if i want to play online the original and genuine the game wont even attempt to start.


have the same problem with Generals + expansion. Thought id try them being EA and from the same time. Tried the same fixes everyone else says and nope nothing but works with a crack.... any way i can see if there is something conflicting with these programs?
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