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Windows 7: Final Fantasy VII ??

30 Mar 2011   #31
Orbital Shark


It's an old thread, yes, but there is a slight change...

It's been bought to my attention that the link for the patch is dead. I've upload a zip file to download which includes the version 1.02 patch + TrueMotion 2.0

Final Fantasy VII ?? - Post #20

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23 Apr 2012   #32

Windows 7 premium home edition 64bit

I've been trying to install FF7 on my Windows 7 machine today with no luck, even after following the reconmendations:

Installed FF7 from disc
Installed TrueMotion2.0
Replaced the FF7 folder's ff7.exe and the setup.exe with the patched version
Installed the chocobo patch
(couldn't find the minigame one :-S)

But I'm still having the same problem as people seemed to be before - the screen is black, I hit the number pad enter key and get to New Game/Continue and it goes black again after pressing new game. (Unless I'm in 95/98 compatability mode, where it instead just crashes)

Am I doing something wrong here? I assume that the installation of TrueMotion2.0 is just opening the file and letting it install itself, without it needing to be in any particular location when I open it or something, right? :-S

I also tried installing FF7 in windows xp compatability, but that doesn't seem to have sorted the problem either
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2012   #33

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I must be retarded because I can't even get the game to install. I run Setup.exe, click on "INSTALL", the computer thinks for a second and then nothing happens. Am I missing something obvious here??
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