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post #1 of 13
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Ok so I have Guitar Hero III here for my PC and what's this?? NOT supported by ANYTHING other than x86 XP SP2 or x86 Vista??

Please tell me there is a patch that will let me run this on my Vista x64...
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I can't find a thing on google about it. i'd like to know this too since ill be switching to 64-bit soon.
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Don't bother. I've had a crappy experience with it. I was running the game at 45FPS solid, and the whole ****ing thing was lagging, making it unplayable.

I was hardly able to finish a song that I can easily 5-star.
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i would return it if possible i had it playing on a quad with a 9600gt and it was completely laggy and horrible. and as far as i know they never came out with a patch to fix it.
    
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post #5 of 13
GG EA.

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Originally Posted by zaeric19 View Post
GG EA.

LOL

Ok it works, you need a modded installer found at gamecopyworld.
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post #7 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by low strife View Post
Don't bother. I've had a crappy experience with it. I was running the game at 45FPS solid, and the whole ****ing thing was lagging, making it unplayable.

I was hardly able to finish a song that I can easily 5-star.
So let me get this strait. You played it on that P4 ATI x550 of yours and you had a crappy experience?

Quote:
PC MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

* Operating System: Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista
* CPU Processor: Intel Pentium D (Dual Core) 2.8GHZ or AMD Athlon 64 3500+
* Memory: XP - 1 GB RAM, Vista – 2GB RAM
* Hard Disk Space: 5.1 GB + 1GB Swap File
* Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
* Video Card: 3D Hardware Accelerator Card Required – 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible 128 MB Video Memory
* Video Card (ATI): Radeon X800
* Video Card (Nvidia): Geforce 7600
* Media Required: 4X DVD-ROM drive
* Windows XP/Vista compatible mouse and keyboard with latest drivers
* Guitar Hero 3 Official PC Guitar Controller
And these are just minimum requirements...
post #8 of 13
another thing that makes me curious is this is is designed my neversoft and published by activision right?

if that is the case how does this makes it EA's fault?

where does EA come into the picture or are we going on that whole anti-fanboyism thing that seems to be so common here among the young kiddies?
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post #9 of 13
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Originally Posted by rx7speed View Post
another thing that makes me curious is this is is designed my neversoft and published by activision right?

if that is the case how does this makes it EA's fault?

where does EA come into the picture or are we going on that whole anti-fanboyism thing that seems to be so common here among the young kiddies?
EA just sucks

EDIT: Ok guys it DOES work, I just had a really dirty disk
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post #10 of 13
lol atleast we know where the problem is REALLY is

glad you got it t o work
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