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Yup, but the key comes back as "already in use"
you have to register the key first

I try the copy disk to c: drive failed
tried again with a different PC same file came back as unreadable, the disk has a damaged spot where something gouged throught the paper, they are not full cases anymore, if you have the game you know what I mean
sent a PM to seller
Then clearly you need to get another copy and/or return that one.
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Yup, but the key comes back as "already in use"
you have to register the key first

I try the copy disk to c: drive failed
tried again with a different PC same file came back as unreadable, the disk has a damaged spot where something gouged throught the paper, they are not full cases anymore, if you have the game you know what I mean
sent a PM to seller
did you register the game from the installer and it checked it and said it was ok?
if that is the case, that is why it is telling you its already in use.

but it sounds like you have some bad media there.

try finding an .iso of the disk and installing from there.
    
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post #13 of 19
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I first started this thread because I thought I was having compatibility issues between win7 64 and Crysis 2
Now I know I have a corrupted disk which makes me a sad bear

1. Game disk is damaged so game has not been installed by me
2. I attempted to get the game off EA downloader but key appears to already be registered with EA
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post #14 of 19
what makes no sense is how the key is not valid.

ive been playing the game on win7 64bit also and runs beautiful.
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Didn't say was not valid, it reads "key is already in use"
I bought the game from an OCN member who I have already PMed regarding the key code
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post #16 of 19
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Originally Posted by slickwilly View Post
I first started this thread because I thought I was having compatibility issues between win7 64 and Crysis 2
Now I know I have a corrupted disk which makes me a sad bear

1. Game disk is damaged so game has not been installed by me
2. I attempted to get the game off EA downloader but key appears to already be registered with EA
did your game have to check the key online when you went to install it?
I haven't done it with Crysis... but DA II checked the key right away.
    
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post #17 of 19
i remember a member having a problem with this- apparently he had mistyped the key/entered the wrong key..so maybe double check?

if not, maybe somebody scammed you and sold you a copy that he had already used to get quick bucks.
 
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post #18 of 19
Could be a corrupt disc but sounds like it's been registered already from original owner and will not work on another PC. Return it to original owner and get your money back and buy your own copy. It's worth it, it's a pretty good game even with the short comings. Game play is pretty good on veteran settings. At least the enemy fights back, not like C 1, where you can walk right up to the enemy without them even shooting at you or even seeing you uncloaked. Then after you finish the game go with the hardest settings the second time around. Didn't even try MP yet because C 1 MP sucked, and this one probably does too. Plus I tried putting in my user name and password and they said it was wrong, so I didn't bother trying it again because I knew it was right, as you have to sign in to EA to install the game first and my U N and pass worked then?
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Multiplayer isn't half bad, I played the demo for the short time it was out
Maps are small by BF2 standards but normal by COD4 standards
the demo had two maps a roof top and a pier
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