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I downloaded the game and edited the files and made them read-only so that I could play at 1920x1080, but when I start up the game I still get a horrible 800x600 resolution menu. Do the settings only apply in-game?

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O boy a 10 year old game, thanks EA!!!! Good god people, you'll play it for a half and hour and never play it again. Just because it's free doesn't mean you HAVE to DL it.

Oh boy a whiny little child who has to put a negative effect on EA giving out a free game.
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Because it takes less time to make 10 dollars in a 3rd world shanty town than it does to learn to tolerate Origin or get EA to give you a key that actually works.
Yes.
Anyone can run a BF1942 server.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DksSPZTZES0
Edited by sausageson - 11/5/12 at 4:35pm
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Thank you op for posting this.
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Better than BF3.
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Oh boy a whiny little child who has to put a negative effect on EA giving out a free game.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DksSPZTZES0

It's just funny to watch everyone flock to anything free. Especially a 10 year old game for free. A ton of people that DL it won't even play it, they are just DL'ing it for the fact it's free. thumb.gif
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I still have my CDs smile.gif
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So many origin haters, people took advantage of that coupon they had a couple weeks ago and got some games. I got a coupon when I bought SWTOR or BF3 for one free game and I got dragon age 1 for free. Now I got bf1942 for free to add to my BF Collection. Now I'm only missing the xbox 360 battlefield 2 version and the originial battlefield vietnam smile.gif
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Better than BF3.

Was that necessary?
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It's just funny to watch everyone flock to anything free. Especially a 10 year old game for free. A ton of people that DL it won't even play it, they are just DL'ing it for the fact it's free. thumb.gif

and what exactly is wrong with that? The game was extremely fun and for those of us who did used to play, we'll probably get quite a bit of gameplay out of it, especially because the surge of players who downloaded it because it was free. This means there will be tons of servers ripe for the picking.

I have a hard time figuring out how someone can turn this around into something negative.
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hilarious running this on newer videocards. I played this nonstop when I was a kid tongue.gif

is there a fix to the blocky text for widescreen?
 
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O boy a 10 year old game, thanks EA!!!! Good god people, you'll play it for a half and hour and never play it again. Just because it's free doesn't mean you HAVE to DL it.

a 10 year old game that still has awesome gameplay. might even be better than some games atm.
 
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