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Diablo II setup won't run

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I decided to install D2 back on my pc for some kicks, but I can't get the setup.exe to run. I put the CD in (Cinema, Play, or Install, doesn't make a difference) and it won't autorun, but I can explore it. When I explore it and double click on setup.exe or the Play D2 icon nothing happens though. Anyone here have any ideas as to why? Thanks!
post #2 of 12
I think i had this same problem back in the day. never did fix it.
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i had the same problem. worked fine on my old system, thought it would be pretty cool to play it on my new rig. wouldn't work either, i'm running xp just like i was before. never did understand why. i'm going to try again right now and see what happens just for fun!
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I haven't had this issue in particular but, my problem has been that no matter what system I install the game on, the game music never plays which really sucks as that was half the ambience of the game. I've tried several systems and same thing on each one, no matter if its xp or vista.
post #5 of 12
Works fine for me. Possibly your discs are corrupted/dirty/scratched? Also, is your optical drive good at reading all other game discs and other such discs? Try to narrow it down if you can, either the discs, the drive, or the OS itself.
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Are you using the real disks? This is a known problem with mounting iso's. If you are using the real disk, try disabling any virtual-cd programs, such as daemon tools.
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Aww, I wish I had a CD key for it. I'd totally play it =/
    
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As for me, I'm using genuine discs, perfectly clean and scratch free, no issues with the optical drive, genuine key as well. Everythings legit, but yeah no music, all other audio works fine.
post #9 of 12
i just tried it again, works fine now! i have no idea why it wouldn't work before.
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post #10 of 12
Great game back in the day I lost so many hours (and grades lol) in highschool because of it.
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