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hello,

my copy of hawx 2 forces me to use the DVD to play. on the back of the box it says it is not required, and any other ubisoft game with its DRM has that feature.

how do i make it so that it does not ask for the CD anylonger?
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post #2 of 13
NO DVD/CD crack... look for a No DVD crack online.
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but it IS a feature of the ubi DRM, ive used it before on AC2, so there must be a way to use it...

it didnt come default, dont know why.
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Was there an option when you installed it to choose a different method of activation?

Seems a bit weird that it would say it doesn't need the disc but does.
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Was there an option when you installed it to choose a different method of activation?

Seems a bit weird that it would say it doesn't need the disc but does.
not that i know off.
i only had to choose instalation folder, accept the terms and if i wanted custom or default install...

i tried registering the product with ubisoft and nothing either.
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post #6 of 13
Ubisoft and they're stupid DRM, it's probably something new they added to stop torrenting. The cracks still come out it's just a day later. This is why I'm not going to be buying a Ubisoft game for PC until they fix this... Anyway just find a crack for it.
Edited by Wubble - 12/28/10 at 5:24am
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post #7 of 13
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ok, i solved it...


i launched the dx11 exe and it didnt ask for the DVD, closed it, opend the normal .exe and now it does not ask for anything.... wierd...

anyhow, problem solved
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post #8 of 13
Great!!
post #9 of 13
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i dont know what went wrong, theres no records of it on the ubisoft forums, probably on my side.

apparently launching the dx11.exe triggered the solution. my AC2 progress got deleted form uplay, so it may be related to their DRM.
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post #10 of 13
Probably can't discuss it here, but there's a way to save AC2 progress locally. Just google it.
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