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Windows 7: C&C Generals Zero Hour. No files created in /Documents

26 Aug 2016   #1
marrs101

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 
C&C Generals Zero Hour. No files created in /Documents

Hi everyone!

I decided to play my old time favorite, C&C Generals:Zero Hour again. I purchased a brand new box, as I couldn't find the old one. The installation of the game, and the expansion went down (seemingly) without a problem.
First I was unable to start the game as it asked for administrator privileges. The "right click: Run as administrator" solution didn't work. Changing all the settings in the "Properties" didn't help. My one and only account on the laptop was created with administrator privileges to begin with.
As I was digging deeper into the Internet to find a solution, I fund that the installation did not create file in the /Documents, where all the other game have their files, and where I could potentially change things in some .ini file.
Why there is nothing related to C&C Generals in the /Documents? Seemingly nobody talking about that issue, or at least I couldn't find solution for that specific problem.
Thanks!

Regards,


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26 Aug 2016   #2
marrs101

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 
secdrv.sys

Looks like I found(thanks Gary) a solution to my problem:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3086255

Under "Known issues in this security update".
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