This game seems install properly - no problems reported - from the CD that is part of a Collectors Edition If I can make this work I plan to install its expansion pack Age Of Conquerors. EXE nothing happens. I've tried Windows features Legacy Option, and XP2 compatibility mode and running the game as Administrator all with the same result. Can anybody explain, age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free if to a simpleton, how to make this work. I have read what seems like everything anybody has ever written on this subject, to no avail.
Was this reply helpful? Yes No. Sorry this didn't help. Thanks for your feedback. Once you are able to launch the game using a noCD fix you should be able to find a fix for any other problems that may arise. I have more details about DRM Blocking in my post at this thread It shows many items. Which do I need to click? Will it show me as for a simpleton mentioned above exactly what I need to do? Without this guidance the information is useless to me, I'm afraid. Also, I understand only English.
Sorry for being so stupid. A lot of people have problems with them as well. I'm not sure the noCD's will work with a re-release version of the game. Age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free patch I linked to below should not be necessary as the re-release versions of games are generally pre-patched. The also remove the DRM in some re-released versions. More so if they come long enough after the original. Generally it's best to patch games. Age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free just had a look at the v2a English fix at the bottom of the list.
As with most fixes, this is a simple. Some fixes have other new files that are placed in the same folder as the games. I used to back up the original. I generally extract the fixes files in the folder I store the. I was hoping that they would run AoK but when I ran the exe file and installed to the AoE II folder, I age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free the message you have already installed this patch!
I noted the patch was pre and I think my Collector's Edition is I assume the fix you refer to" I am now in the middle of a game! The CD is in drive, I don't know what if I removed it. Can you give similar tips for running The conquerors expansion pack, or doesn't require anything more than installing? Good to hear you got the game going. You don't need to use the disc with the fix. The only reason for using the disc is for the.
DRM check. This check is what the crack circumvents. Allowing you to launch straight into the game, disc free.
The game never references the disc after that well not until some very clever forms of DRM that did checks later in the game. You would do the same with the expansion pack, and any other game that uses SafeDisc copy protection. The only difference.
That's a peculiarity. Not sure why they add the d though. They didn't do it until Wait a age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free I just double checked one download I didn't extract the files from previously and was able to extract the files. I thought not being able to extract the files was the reason for deleting the d. This installation put the Conquerors app. Age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free done all this, and tried to play a couple of times the install was done with no compatibilities and play was done under admin priv.
But despite installing patch v1. Thus far the game The Conquerors expansion pack will play only with the disc in the drive. Choose where you want to search below Search Search the Community. Search the community and support articles Windows Windows 10 Search Community member. EdWD This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I have the same question Report abuse. Details required :. Cancel Submit.
Previous Next. Vijay A. Verma Volunteer Age of empires 2 windows 10 patch download free. Hi EdWD Greetings! I am Vijay, an Independent Advisor. Have you tried to install this in compatibility mode? How satisfied are you with this reply? Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to Vijay A. Verma's post on August 16, In reply to BossDweeb's post on August 16, Thanks for attention BossDweeb.
I'm sure you have provided a solution for someone there. I haven't looked at your second link on DRM blocking yet but I took a look at your first link. In reply to EdWD's post on August 16, AOE has no DRM, and AOE3 uses another type, so they don't have any issue running from the CD, but I've always used fixes with all my disc based games just to avoid having to mess with discs all the time. Generally it's best to patch games to the last available versions regardless of the noCD requirements.
Remember to delete the 'd' at the end of the. In reply to BossDweeb's post on August 17, No file I have come across has the ending ". In reply to EdWD's post on August 17, The only reason for using the disc is for the DRM check. The game never references the disc after that well not until some very clever forms of DRM that did checks later in the game, and put the game into unplayable slo-mo came along around or there about.
The only difference would be the fixes for games that require files other than the. That's a peculiarity of the site I linked to. I just double checked one download I didn't extract the files from previously and was able to extract the files without removing the d.
Cheers - BD. My apologies, I couldn't solve your problem. Verma's post on August 18, In reply to BossDweeb's post on August 18, This site in other languages x.