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Hes not in vista lol.
I know but just in case he encounters something like that i wanted to give the example

PS: I always update it after installing the game
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So does punkbuster install automatically with the game (game is retail not digital version) or do i have to download and install separately?
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So does punkbuster install automatically with the game (game is retail not digital version) or do i have to download and install separately?
Installs automatically.
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Installs automatically.
Ok thanks! One more question.

How exactly do i update it once installed?

Sorry, never had to do this before

Is it just the site that Lune posted?

http://support.ea.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/28
Edited by 8564dan - 7/29/11 at 4:56pm
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Ok thanks! One more question.

How exactly do i update it once installed?

Sorry, never had to do this before

Is it just the site that Lune posted?

http://support.ea.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/28
Yes, after you install the game, just run the patch that you will have downloaded from that site, and it will be good to go !

Are you interested in playing some of the mods?

http://realitymod.com/
post #16 of 23
Install BF2, update to 1.41 then to 1.5. Then update Punkbuster manually by going to www.evenbalance.com and downloading the installer.

And yeah look at videos of mods like Forgotten Hope 2 and Project Reality.
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Install BF2, update to 1.41 then to 1.5. Then update Punkbuster manually by going to www.evenbalance.com and downloading the installer.

And yeah look at videos of mods like Forgotten Hope 2 and Project Reality.
Forgotten Hope isn't that hard, Project Reality is REALLY hard for a beginner.
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download pbsetup to manually update the pb files. wake island 2007 is the best bf2 map, and strike at karkland!!
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Thanks very much!

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Install BF2, update to 1.41 then to 1.5. Then update Punkbuster manually by going to www.evenbalance.com and downloading the installer.

And yeah look at videos of mods like Forgotten Hope 2 and Project Reality.
I assume BF2 updates to patch 1.41 and 1.5 once installed?
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Thanks very much!



I assume BF2 updates to patch 1.41 and 1.5 once installed?
No, you need to download and launch the updates.
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