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I have Steam, but I do not want to have to buy another copy. >.<
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Originally Posted by grandestfail9190 View Post
Well. This is an unlucky day. My DVD drive burst into flames, rendering me unable to play BF2. ;_; IS there a way at all to play without the CD? >.<
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Well if you don't have time to get the Steam version or won't crack it, then just run to a nearby store and get a new drive quick.
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Problem is, one of the Sata power plugs burnt on one chain so I am fearing the others will burn too. The other chain is in use so buying another drive is not an option. >.<
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As of the 1.50 Patch, you no longer need to keep your CD/DVD in the drive when playing BF2.
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Update: I contacted EA and they helped me out with this. They entitled BF2 as an EADM game so I am now able to download it and play. Much love to EA!
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I have the latest patch which means I don't have to use the CD to play.

I am very surprised that you are not running the latest patch. It has been out for a very long time and has bug fixes and graphics updates.
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Update: I contacted EA and they helped me out with this. They entitled BF2 as an EADM game so I am now able to download it and play. Much love to EA!
Awesome. Now make sure to download the latest version/patch.
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Awesome. Now make sure to download the latest version/patch.
They guy that helped me told me to do so, yes. Nostalgia ftw. LOL
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