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I need help trying to get this game to run in windows vista x64...I've set compatibility mode (XP SP2) but it's still a no go...any other ideas?
Edited by Black Magix - 12/19/08 at 4:50pm
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Wait, XP x64 or Vista x64? Because on Vista Ultimate x64 it works just fine for me.
    
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So it says Vista in the title, but XP x64 in the OP. What are you trying to run it on?
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I'm running in vista ultimate x64...sig rig.
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Reinstall game and try to set compatibility again to XP SP2.
 
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Reinstall game and try to set compatibility again to XP SP2.


READ THE ORIGINAL POST!

If it didn't work the first time do you honestly expect it to work the 2nd?

Do you know what definition of insanity is? Trying the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
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Quote:
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READ THE ORIGINAL POST!

If it didn't work the first time do you honestly expect it to work the 2nd?

Do you know what definition of insanity is? Trying the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
A reinstall might fix the problem man, chillax. You could try this too.
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Originally Posted by Black Magix View Post


READ THE ORIGINAL POST!

If it didn't work the first time do you honestly expect it to work the 2nd?

Do you know what definition of insanity is? Trying the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Ever hear the expression "When in doubt reboot!"

I suggest you reboot by reinstalling. It has worked many times before for me, ask Zulli85.

PS. Thanks Zulli85!
 
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works for me perfectally
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post #10 of 25
Yes, in fact, if you reinstall, you often fix an error in translation, if you catch my drift. It's like playing the game telephone; the second time sometimes works out better.

Just try re-installing after you do a clean by uninstalling then running Glary Utilities. Then reboot, reinstall, reboot, try again.

I run Warcraft III on my Vista Business 64bit...
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