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Old 02-18-09, 05:23 AM   #1
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Default Cannot install F.E.A.R. 2

What gives? I just bought the retail version earlier this afternoon.

First it takes forever to "prepare files for installation" then after that the ETA starts increasing and NEVER stops. As i am typing this post, the ETA is at 14 days and increasing. Neither progress bar moves at all.



EDIT: Nevermind, used my secondary DVD drive and i just installed it.
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Old 02-18-09, 07:01 AM   #2
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Old 02-18-09, 08:06 AM   #3
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haha what are you installing it on a USB thumbdrive
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haha what are you installing it on a USB thumbdrive
Heh one of my DVD drives is faulty and it has the tendency to not read disks properly. So i installed it in my secondary drive and it works fine after that.
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What gives? I just bought the retail version earlier this afternoon.

First it takes forever to "prepare files for installation" then after that the ETA starts increasing and NEVER stops. As i am typing this post, the ETA is at 14 days and increasing. Neither progress bar moves at all.



EDIT: Nevermind, used my secondary DVD drive and i just installed it.
Thats funny,yesterday I installed XP-Pro on a computer with a fujitsu 13.7 gb h/d and it took almost 9 hrs to complete
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Thats funny,yesterday I installed XP-Pro on a computer with a fujitsu 13.7 gb h/d and it took almost 9 hrs to complete
Are you sure you werent installing it from a USB thumbdrive?
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LOL,good one m8 ^^
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LOL,good one m8 ^^
Nah, got the idea from mailman2 when he asked if i was installing the game from a USB thumbdrive.
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