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So origin is actively scanning the hard drive for installed copies of EA games and adding them to itself without your consent? Yeah I thought it was suppose to stay within it's own directory, all the more reason for me to avoid it.

Or maybe just the ones that use EA's login service..
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post #32 of 47
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Or maybe just the ones that use EA's login service..

Definitely not because I use a different login for MOH and BF3. It's definitely scanning more folders than it's own directory.
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I thought it was pretty fun! It was a True CoD replacement! thumb.gif
    
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Just as some have said, either it checks for what games you have installed or uses the EA login service and it not just scans steam but in general. This happened to me a while back with MoH, which i just had installed the old fashion way without steam or origin. Later it happened to my brother and his BF:BC2 to, suddenly it appeared on origin without any of us adding it to it.
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So i own cnc4 on steam and it was added to orgin but not cnc ra2 so im wondering if steam is telling ea what we have and ea is giving us what we own to try and boost orgin?
    
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Definitely not because I use a different login for MOH and BF3. It's definitely scanning more folders than it's own directory.

Do you use different names for your accounts (real name)?
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I'm in the same boat as OP.

Logged in today to see MoH in my library. I didn't purchase it, it's just, there. tongue.gif
 
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So origin is actively scanning the hard drive for installed copies of EA games and adding them to itself without your consent? Yeah I thought it was suppose to stay within it's own directory, all the more reason for me to avoid it.

This is basically what it's doing. Even if you have non-legal games, it'll add it to the Origin game list.
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Do you use different names for your accounts (real name)?

Nope, but they wouldn't link games that way. At most, it would be linked via emails. Otherwise I could change my name to ___ ____ and bam a whole lot of free games if I understand what you're saying correctly.

The two accounts are not linked via email, and the emails are completely different. Origin is known for scanning for other folders, what it does with it is beyond me besides locating other EA games via registry or folders. MoH was uninstalled off my computer months ago, and was not installed on my current drive. It was installed on my storage drive.
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To those of you thanking EA for MOH, wait till you play it!

You will be cursing them. biggrin.gif
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