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Before installing BF2 do i need anything?

post #1 of 23
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Hi guys, i have recently been given BF2 as a Bday present but not sure if i need to get any patches or anything before i install it on W7 64bit. Ive heard of problems with W7 64bit and BF2 so just wondering?

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Nope, just install, update, and get to level 50. hah.
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is it bf or bc 2?
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http://support.ea.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/28

If you are using Steam, disable Steam Overlay.
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Nope, just install, update, and get to level 50. hah.
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post #6 of 23
You should be fine, just make sure punkbuster is up to date before you start the installation.
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post #7 of 23
If it's retail just install it and update the punkbuster client and you're good to go. BF2 had issues with vista AFAIK punkbuster would kick you in minutes because of a random error if you run it as an administrator it should fix that problem
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post #8 of 23
Hes not in vista lol.
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post #9 of 23
Thread Starter 
Ok thanks guys. Just to follow up on some posts, it is BF2 not BC2.

It is a retail copy and not steam.
Do i update punkbuster after i install it or before?

Thanks again guys!

.......oh and @Draggin.....im tryin hard enough to get to 50 on BC2 lol. 46 now though
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post #10 of 23
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Quick bump.

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