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I'm talking about the guy that was going to download an update manually, thats a bad idea since it wasn't made for the origin version.
Download the game on origin and you have the latest version, no need to update anything, there is no update.

Ah, thanks mate.

It did download a small patch though, after checking for new updates.
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Because?

People think Origin is evil and is spying on their computer usage to sell to the Chinese government so they can learn better ways to take over our country from the inside out... or something like that rolleyes.gif
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Installing Origin is evil and the spawn of satan (apparently).


I care not.
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mother of god...thank you Dice.
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For some weird reason it says my CD-Key is in use when i try to join a server,
When viewing the game details in origin, it does state a cd-key i did not enter.

When you open de Official Cd-Key changer in the Ereg folder in BF1942, you can only enter a CD-KEY With numbers,
While the origin key also has letters in them....

Well done EA.. lol
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Click update.
Also, you said you were going to download an update... like I said you shouldn't. Did you?
http://www.mordorhq.com/showthread.php?4133-Battlefield-1942-Free&p=92921&viewfull=1#post92921

no i sure didn't, thanks very much for the advice!!
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Thanks!
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Amazing game, I hope this makes more players go back :)

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This is the best game EVER.
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problem is, it encourages others to bash I dont know if youre a new member, or a new account, but if you stick around here, you will see why comments like that get old quick. Lots of bandwagon haters on this forum.
As for BF 1942... I dont have origin on my work rig, gonna have to wait until tonight. Anyone know if it registers to your account for future use? Are there servers still up for this game?

Well, clearly after all the hullabaloo and the rush of people who will get it simply because it's free, there's bound to be a bunch of new servers for it. I'm DLing it now. Can one rent or create their own server on it?

EDIT: Can I run it on my integrated HD 4250? Well, it is from 2002 lol.
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