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I read this article and was able to have over a million residents for the first time. I learned a lot from it and will continue to implement some of the ideas in future builds. Now back to my city...



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cool!
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After seing this i dug out Sim city 2000. I tryed to play but aparently it doesnt like Win 7 64-bit
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After seing this i dug out Sim city 2000. I tried to play but aparently it doesnt like Win 7 64-bit
I'm running on Win 7 64. Where are you running into problems? If its the install then try it in safe mode. Afterwards you should be able to start the game in normal.

EDIT: I just noticed you were installing SC2000 not SC4. You can find SC4 cheap on Steam or at Walmart. Of course, you can also check EBay.
Edited by bfe_vern - 3/27/11 at 1:57am
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I read this article and was able to have over a million residents for the first time. I learned a lot from it and will continue to implement some of the ideas in future builds. Now back to my city...
The link helped me out alot thanks .
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Hi guys!

Is simCity 4 working fine on Win7? I love this game and I think I should start playing it again
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Hi guys!

Is simCity 4 working fine on Win7? I love this game and I think I should start playing it again
I have had no problems with it so far.
If you run into frame rate problems go into the graphic options and select software rendering.
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I've actually been playing 3000 unlimited a lot recently. 1.1 million residents and it's 2065. Low pollution and ridiculous education and health.
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Hey guys, I was hoping you could help me out with a lil problem. Just rediscovered SC4, and I can't run it on anything. I've got an old Dell 4550 that used to run it, but it is now a Linux box and the game is not playing nice with Wine. My normal rig and laptop install it, but when I run it I get a black screen for a couple seconds and then it crashes.

How do I fix this O.o?
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Hey guys, I was hoping you could help me out with a lil problem. Just rediscovered SC4, and I can't run it on anything. I've got an old Dell 4550 that used to run it, but it is now a Linux box and the game is not playing nice with Wine. My normal rig and laptop install it, but when I run it I get a black screen for a couple seconds and then it crashes.

How do I fix this O.o?
Go to the forums at www.simtropolis.com. Do a search and you will find your answer there. One of the more knowledgeable there will be "A Nonny Moose". You can PM him.

Do you have SC4 configured to use one CPU? If not then add "-CPUCount:1" to the startup parameter.
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