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Windows 7: Games don't work

29 May 2010   #1

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Games don't work

I have two games that won't run on my computer.
The first is Frontlines Fuel of War. I have fully installed it with both discs, but when I try to play it without the disc, it asks for a disc. When I try it with disc 2, it asks for disc 1. When I try to play disc 1, it says...
Wrong disc inserted.
Please insert the original "FFOW" CD/DVD.
Please have a look at SecuROM for further, more detailed information.
The second game is an old game called Red Alert 2, Command and Conquer.
I can't even install it. When I press install, it asks for admin and I click yes, then nothing happens. WHen I try to log out, it waits for background programs to close, which is the install of RA2.

How do I fix and play both of these games?
And quit ignoring me...

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30 May 2010   #2


for FFOW you dont have any Virtual disks do you? sometimes they screw up securrROm (i think)
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30 May 2010   #3

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Um no I dont have any virtual discs, whatever they are. I bought this game and waited an hour for it to install 15gigs of data onto my comp... I'm jealous that other people can play it!!!
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