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game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

Last night i bought Battlestations:Pacific from the steam store. i installed the game and i started the game up. however as soon as i reached the main menu my product key verification window(GFWL Screen) came up the game crashed (with absolutely no error message) before i could type it in.
I tried a few more times and it seems it is crashing earlier each time. i have searched the internet and have not found a solution. my computer DOES meet the requirements.

What i have tried so far:
-Run as administrator
-Verify integrity of the steam cache
-full reinstall of the game
-reinstall of games for windows live
-Update all drivers
-Internet search with noone (that i can see) having the exact same problem as me
-reboot (multiple times)


Thanks in advance
           Liam

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

Have you updated the game?

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

it is steam, it automatically updates

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

Yeah Steam should give you the good version.
So I think the problem would likely be a games for windows live one...But I don't know how you can state a problem with this (terrible) thing.

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

lol, i know what you mean, had i known it was gfwl i probably never would have bought it, but it was too late by time i found out

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

The best being GTA IV on steam, you have to deal with steam, GFWL and the rockstar platform. Lucky day if all of 3 works perfectly with all friends willing to play ag

Do you have the possibility to test out GFWL on another game to see if it crashes too ? If the problem comes from this I don't really know what to do...

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ill test f12011 again but last time i tried it i could easily play single but multiplayer was a pain in the arse, still havnt played a single multiplayer race lol

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Re: game crashes as soon as GFWL comes up on main menu

have you messaged steam yet maybe they could help?

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