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TravelnBoi
post Jul 17 2005, 12:30 AM
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I have installed the game no prob. I played it for 2 hours. The next day it tells me it can't find or authenticate the very disk I had just played on! My computer exceeds all requirements and all the drivers on my computer and the firmware for the dvd player are all up to date. I also reinstalled it a few times to make sure.
Why does it work one day and no others?! wallbash_red.gif
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TravelnBoi
post Aug 15 2005, 03:49 AM
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First of all PatchFX is a virus which my system detected and erased. Just look for it on any site and you'll get a trojen, thanks Get Sum! I have enough to do tracking down a fix for this Securom nightmare, I don't need to be introduced to viruses.

I tried the Alcohol 120 and it didn't work on their either. I can try more stuff through them but thats whole other issues and more and more time.

And now for my Give UP Speach

I was not going to let this problem beat me but I have saved 16 fixes (!) (more if you add up Alcohol fixs) for this and tried them all to no effect. I think it has something to do with the security but no one knows so this can not be fixed. I just give up on this! I thank everyone for their ideas even though they didn't work. I bought this in June and I still can't play this! I have spent so many long hours downloading, installing, uninstalling, searching, and making changes on my computer all wasted. I am not going to wast any more of anyones time and call the tech's. They will tell me to do some more stuff that doesn't work and then they will tell me that I can return it if I still have the receipt and then it will finally be over. I might buy it again when it's $10 and all the problems are fixed. I will never buy a Rockstar game agian until it is patched and reduced greatly in price. If anyone has any last ideas on how to fix this thanks, I will try them before calling the Tech's. Thanks everyone! And RockStar and Securom you sooooo bite. sad.gif

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- TravelnBoi   Original disk could not be found or authenticated   Jul 17 2005, 12:30 AM
- - Xen55   Give this a try. It's called a No-Cd loader. ...   Jul 17 2005, 02:24 AM
- - Axonis   Or just clean the disk With a tissue if it is tha...   Jul 17 2005, 05:11 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Thanks guys but nope not even a crack works on thi...   Jul 24 2005, 01:52 AM
- - Axonis   Is it repeatable, or is it a once off. Once on thi...   Jul 24 2005, 07:28 AM
- - Gemini   I have the same problem and tried to the NO CD thi...   Jul 24 2005, 06:02 PM
- - TravelnBoi   All too repeatable. I'm wondering if I need t...   Jul 25 2005, 02:24 AM
- - Axonis   Indeed. But then again. those games took 10 minute...   Jul 26 2005, 12:04 PM
|- - Cerebral Stasis   QUOTE(Axonis @ Jul 26 2005, 06:04 AM)Indeed. ...   Jul 30 2005, 03:37 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Any tips on this or is everyone all tapped out?   Jul 30 2005, 02:05 AM
- - Axonis   QUOTE Seriously, with all this bullshit going on w...   Jul 30 2005, 04:28 AM
- - HyperActiveFreak   I have the same problem TraveinBoi has. Does it a...   Jul 30 2005, 05:25 AM
- - Axonis   Ok, i tried this. Where did you download your crac...   Jul 30 2005, 07:45 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Side note : I used to work in an electronics dept...   Aug 2 2005, 03:08 AM
|- - Ultimate Sweetness   QUOTE(TravelnBoi @ Aug 1 2005, 11:08 PM)Side ...   Aug 4 2005, 07:11 AM
- - Axonis   Your video card memory is only 64MB. Poor Form ...   Aug 2 2005, 07:41 AM
- - psychÝ   Are you running window blinds, if so turn it off.   Aug 2 2005, 12:31 PM
- - Laughing Man   QUOTE(TravelnBoi @ Aug 1 2005, 11:08 PM)Side ...   Aug 3 2005, 10:58 PM
- - TravelnBoi   I have never heard of window blinds but I couldn...   Aug 4 2005, 03:35 AM
- - HyperActiveFreak   WindowbLinds is a free program to "customize...   Aug 4 2005, 04:33 AM
- - Laughing Man   o.O You could just ask for the money or store cred...   Aug 4 2005, 02:41 PM
|- - Ultimate Sweetness   QUOTE(Laughing Man @ Aug 4 2005, 10:41 AM)o.O...   Aug 5 2005, 03:01 AM
|- - Anachronist   Hi, the "disk could not be authentificated ...   Aug 5 2005, 07:19 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Hey I got the game because it WAS violent! As...   Aug 5 2005, 02:14 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Thanks everyone for your ideas but still no luck. ...   Aug 6 2005, 04:37 AM
- - Laughing Man   New drivers are most likely on the manufactuer...   Aug 8 2005, 12:02 PM
- - Get Sum Thug Luv   If the crack didn't work try getting a patch f...   Aug 8 2005, 03:19 PM
- - TravelnBoi   First of all PatchFX is a virus which my system de...   Aug 15 2005, 03:49 AM
- - callmedoug   After i installed the official "no-coffee...   Aug 16 2005, 04:08 PM
- - atrain   i'm having the same problem & only since i...   Aug 17 2005, 08:43 AM
- - Laughing Man   Btw..anyone else who has securom 7 problems can tr...   Aug 17 2005, 05:59 PM
- - atrain   i fixed it. uninstalled & reinstalled sans the...   Aug 19 2005, 03:52 AM
- - Axonis   Intsead of Calling Tech Suport. Why dont you email...   Aug 19 2005, 07:45 AM
- - TravelnBoi   Thanks Axonis I did and am waiting for a reply. I...   Aug 20 2005, 12:47 AM
- - TravelnBoi   I've also tried Alcohol 120 but it doesn't...   Aug 21 2005, 02:50 AM
- - HyperActiveFreak   Well, SA definately has a lot of technical problem...   Aug 21 2005, 02:55 AM
- - Axonis   QUOTE I did and am waiting for a reply. From m...   Aug 21 2005, 04:05 AM
- - TravelnBoi   So in other words they don't return their emai...   Aug 22 2005, 02:18 AM
- - Axonis   Well, you can take your chances ! Personally...   Aug 22 2005, 02:55 AM
- - TravelnBoi   I am usually the same way but in 6 months the game...   Aug 25 2005, 11:54 PM
- - Axonis   A very expensive lesson. And yes, QUOTE It reall...   Aug 26 2005, 07:53 AM
- - defleppard78   Hi there, i've got the same problem, after in...   Sep 1 2005, 09:16 AM


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