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hey guys - please move this thread for me to the pc-games section, my work pc won't let me get to a URL with anything in games in it, which sucks...

anyways, this is the help i need...

my Far Cry cd got damaged and now when i try instal it again, it says that data2.cab is corrupt or cannot be read from the disk... i can see the file on the cd but when i try install i get this problem...

is there anyway somebody has this file that they could share with me please? it is just this file...

MODS - if this is not allowed - please delete the thread, but i don't see why it shouldn't be cos i got the original cd, it's just the file that's damaged...

thank you thank you thank you thank you to anyone who can help...

BIG REPS + for assistance...
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post #2 of 9
Is this the place where a mod renames this to "Game: Far Cry help please?"

Use a proxy next time...

BTW. There's a program which can recover files... or at least somewhat. I can't remember it's name, but it's designed for CD's.
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post #3 of 9
Locate the file on the CD and try to copy that file onto the computer. If it works, wait for my next instructions. If not working, I'll gladly send you my copy of the file.
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I had that same problem I think, IIRC its to do with the installation program (Windows Installer or whatever) so check out some other games and see if they do the same thing, if they do you may need a fresh install
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post #5 of 9
you can try and copy the dvd to another dvd. sometimes it works.

i did it for some dvd-movies i had that were banged up pretty bad
    
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I have the whole data2.cab winrar archive on my desktop, would be happy to send you it.

If you want it, PM me
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Try toothpaste, may sound stupid but it worked for my Diablo II cd, which has a big scratch in it. Just rub it in, and then wash it with cold water.
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on msn now
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ok, uploading now, 10% done
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