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:| Just bought Crysis 1 off of the EA website, download it threw the EA download manager, then begin to "unpack" the game and supposedly I don't have enough HDD space. Wow. I had a 400gb C:\\ drive with 321 gigs free, and a TB drive with 641 gigs free. HOW COULD I NOT HAVE ENOUGH SPACE? Has anyone come across this problem? If you fixed it how? I've tried redownloading it, running it as an Administrator (I'm already the Administrator ) and even contacted EA support, but with NO reply and it's been a week.

Well thanks EA.
Edited by Baking Soda - 3/27/11 at 8:49am
    
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If found a solution online!

If you right click the icon for the EADM and go to Properties, there is a tab labelled "Compatibility" Click on that and where it says "run this program in compatibilty mode for:" Select Windows 2000 and it should work!!!
 
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Didn't work. :| Thanks anyway though.
    
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Where did it download to, and in what format?

If it's .zip, .rar, .jar or anything like that, try manually extracting it with WinRAR/7z or similar.
    
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Where did it download to, and in what format?

If it's .zip, .rar, .jar or anything like that, try manually extracting it with WinRAR/7z or similar.
It downloaded into my documents, and they're .Rars so I tried extracting them in Winrar, but no dice. I just get a bunch of errors. I even installed XP last night to see maybe if it was a x64 OS problem and it STILL doesn't work.
    
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