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BATTLESTATIONS MIDWAY

WHEN I RUN INSTALLER IT SAY IOWA MISSION PACK NEED THE GAME TO BE INSTALLED
YOU KNOW HOW TO DO IT WITHOUT INSTALLING THE GAME?

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OK I use that way when I'm reinstalling Windows. Thanks to that (i have Battlestations Midway installed on second partition) i don;t need to reinstall the game after reainstalling windows.

First of all - which version of Windows you use - XP or Vista?

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IM USING WINODWS XP

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That's cool. Me too. Now i'm writing solution. Wait a little. I will update this post soon.

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It means game lost some important values in windows registry. IMPORTANT. DO EXACTLY WHAT I WRITE - NOTHING MORE. IT CAN STOP YOUR WINDOWS XP running if You remove or change wrong values...

1) First of all download attached file - unzip and double click. Answer YES for question. It will add some important values to your windows registry.

Download

2) Go to Start button and click Run - type regedit and press ENTER. If everything is good - new window will be opened - Regedit - a registry editor for Windows.

3) In this Regedit window find a key Battlestations Midway - use left column to navigate. Double click on small yellow folder icon will open or close if opened. There is a path:

My computer/HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/Eidos/Battlestations Midway/

4) After this your Regedit window should looks like on my picture (click on picture to enlarge)

http://battlestations.eu/components/com_agora/img/members/51/regedit.jpg

of course in language you are using with your Windows.

5) AND THIS IS IMPORTANT PART. Look in right column for a key ApplicationDir. There is the place Iowa Mission Pack checking when looking for the game. You should change this value and type a correct path to your game folder. For example - my game is located on D partition in folder Battlestations Midway. So my correct value looks like

D:\Battlestations Midway\

Now double click on ApplicationDir key to open this key, type correct value for your game, then click OK to save.

6) Game is not checking right version of this in registry of windows. . But if you want to be right and install all patches one by one. Just do this:

install patch 1.1
install patch 1.1.1
install Iowa Mission Pack

ITS PROBABLY END

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ok put it say now bsm v1.1 must be insatalled put if its not installed how am i playing with you then?

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Click refresh sometimes in your browser - im updating one post. Not many like you ab

EDITED BY ADMIN: I cleared that topic a little, please use EDIT button sometimes, instead of creating new posts

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hey it needs a cd/dvd to play put i dont have it

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Check your private messages.

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then what do i do

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i t work lets go play

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I to have that same problem, and already did as you instructed.
But still the problem persist, can you help?

I really want to play online.

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Okay I can help you too. But i need more info about your problem. So pls describe some more... any messages or something.

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I did the change value, and installed all the patches.
Then it still says wrong disc inserted.

So first I did change the value to the original destination folder.

C:\Program Files\Battlestations Midway

Then installed the patches.

Still wrong disc inserted!

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For that - use NoCD patch. It's available in Downloads on this site.

http://battlestations.eu/index.php/en/d … /1-patches

Last file.

PS: If working, download and install Midway Modders Mappack 1 and 2.

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