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Prey is annoying me

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For christmas my sister bought me Prey, but when I tried to run it, the screen changed resolution like it does for all games, but when it should have started the game, it went back to the desktop. After checking the processes, it wasn't running, so I'm assuming an error occured and it shutdown. I shutdown my firewall, but that didn't help. My e6600 is at 3.6ghz, I have 1gb of pc1000 ram, and a x1950xtx, so my hardware is fine. I just downloaded the 1.2 patch, with no luck. I have the 6.12 drivers and tried the XGWarcat 6.12 also. Can anyone help?

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try installing the complete directx with all updates apr/dec......
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I had that with BZFlag... Try setting your NORMAL resoloution to the normal GAME resoloution- then start the game...
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you tried re-installing?

You mean you cant even get to the options at the start to change res?
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try installing the complete directx with all updates apr/dec......
you mean reinstalling Directx 9? Ok
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I had that with BZFlag... Try setting your NORMAL resoloution to the normal GAME resoloution- then start the game...
Do you know the normal res of the game?
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Thank you enterprise1701
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you tried re-installing?

You mean you cant even get to the options at the start to change res?
And yes, I'ved reinstalled it twice with no luck

No, it won't even boot the game
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Trying it now after directx reinstall
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