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Windows 7: hm ideas anyone?

17 Mar 2010   #1
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 
hm ideas anyone?

alright so i have this game..... Soldiers: Heroes of World War II.... only problem is it won't work i keep getting a program must be terminated yet for no reason..... its the same problem in both 7 and vista.... even though i installed the pacth from the game makers.... anyway idea's anyone? thanks
~Pizza


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17 Mar 2010   #2
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

This the patch you're referring too,

Soldiers under Vista - Codemasters Forums

Poked around a bit on the forum but other than that thread didn't see much. Maybe you'll have better luck.
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17 Mar 2010   #3
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

yea i've tried all that already no such luck i've been and edited the registry before when that was the issue and fail there also.....
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17 Mar 2010   #4
smarteyeball

 
 

Have you checked the event viewer logs for a faulting app module path etc?


Have you tried running the .exe in Windows 98 /ME compatibility mode?
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18 Mar 2010   #5
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Have you checked the event viewer logs for a faulting app module path etc?


Have you tried running the .exe in Windows 98 /ME compatibility mode?
haven't tried the first how do i do that? and yes i've tried compatibility mode several times
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21 Mar 2010   #6
smarteyeball

 
 

Sorry mate, forgot this thread

Type 'event' in the search bar open Event Viewer > Custom Views > Administrative Events and look for the error that pertains to the game crash and see if points to faulting module path:

EG
hm ideas anyone?-event-viewer.jpg


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21 Mar 2010   #7
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

kk i shall do that and let ya see what turns up as soon as i get a chance
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22 Mar 2010   #8
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

kk still haven't done this will go do now and post in the morning
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23 Mar 2010   #9
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

ok that was fail, i ran the game three times, got the error, then when to the administrative event viewer and there was nothing there....
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23 Mar 2010   #10
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

well i'm out of ideas.... short of cutting seven (which i don't want to do) and reinstalling xp... any other ideas?
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