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I just did a reformat and after reinstalling all the latest drivers for hardware in my signature, GTA IV won't start. I remember having this issue before but I can't recall what I did to get it to launch. The game is in Steam btw.

So here is what happens...I open GTA IV by going into Steam library and clicking "play." I've done it other ways as well but I get the same thing. After I click "play" it opens the social network box where it asks for an email and password. I put the correct username and password but and it gives me no errors when I click "play online". The box closes and nothing happens.

When I click "play offline" it gives me



No errors when I click play online though. Anyone know what I can do? All the updates should be applied to the game via Steam right?

Thanks

EDIT: I just redownloaded/reinstalled the game yesterday right after deleting the .blob file and steam.dll file. Neither worked.
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Try updating the latest game patch.
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Right click on gta4 on your library and go into properties and then verify the game files.
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I get that popup when playing offline, but the game launches shortly after pressing 'OK'.
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