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Old 03-03-12, 09:31 PM   #10
AngelGraves13
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Default Re: Origin Updated...now will not start

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Originally Posted by jcrox View Post
Make sure your Microsoft Visual C++ is up to date.

Do you have UAC turned off? If so, try turning it on and then starting Origin up. There seems to be some permissions issues, probably due to the web-based UI, when UAC is turned off especially if you have a set up like mine where your OS is on an SDD and you're installing games onto a secondary HDD.
Ok, so it asked me if it can make changes, to which I hit YES. Nothing after that....

Command prompt pops up for a split second and then....nothing.

Someone on a forum suggesting running "OriginTMP.exe" in the Origin directory. Ran it, it disappeared and then ran Origin and now it works. EA is retarded.

Man....I hate Origin. Long live Steam.
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