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I have the disc in. And I get this pop up when I click it and try to play. The disc is new and has worked before but I tried to play today and get it working. What do I do?

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post #2 of 13
have you installed a new antivirus program recently?
something may be blocking the authentication software.
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I played it fine yesterday. I have not installed anything since then, nor do I have an anti virus program.
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Try wiping the disk clean, other than that try a reboot, sometimes the simple things fix it
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well if you played it yesterday then that means it's patched. you could get the direct to drive version as i know it's fully moddable, not sure about the steam version. my gta 4 corrupts savegames but, i think has something to with the fact that my system has probably come unstable.
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Have you tried going to the link the error provides? Perhaps there is further, more detailed information there...
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lol Vista
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Inferiornanobot View Post
lol Vista
Where are you seeing Vista at? And what does that have to do with the problem at hand?
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post #9 of 13
Try cleaning the disc, man. I honestly can't figure that out. Unless you're lying and you've pirated it and you don't know how to apply a crack, then I don't know what to tell you.

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lol Vista
I don't think Vista is the culprit here...
post #10 of 13
Are you using the wrong disc?

you use disc one not two.
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