1C Home   |   Register   |   Today Posts   |   Members   |   UserCP   |   Calendar   |   Search   |   FAQ

Go Back   Official 1C Company forum > 1C Publishing > Real Warfare: 1242

Real Warfare: 1242 New historical RTS game

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 01-05-2013, 11:34 AM
Nachash Nachash is offline
Approved Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 8
Default [GUIDE] How to update the game to 2.2.3 when the updater doesn't work

After hours I was able to find a much more easier solution:
Install the game
Download the German patch: games.softpedia.com/get/Patch/Real-Warfare-1242-Patch.shtml
Make a backup of "data/fonts", "data/lang"
Install the German patch
Put back the backup files so the game is in English again.

Done.

(remember to set the compatibility mode to xp sp3)

So, the game should be patched up even if it's say "2.2.2"
I'm gonna update in a few days (3rd mission crash)

2nd method:

1) Go here, http://www.1cfiles.com/XIII_Century/, and download the patch
2) Download uniextract, http://www.legroom.net/software/uniextract, install it and the run it, choose the file "xiii.bloodofeurope.patch.2.2.3.exe" and select not an installshield installer:

3) After the extraction just copy the files from "xiii.bloodofeurope.patch.2.2.3\{app}" to the root of the game, say yes when prompted to overwrite.
4) Done:


the 2nd method may be the only method that actually works. Also, I had two problem with the game:
1) No music ingame: You need to disable the videos from the startup ("data/video" change the extension to avi2 or whatever you want)
2) The game keep asking me the configuration: Set the compatibility mode to XP SP3.

Last edited by Nachash; 01-06-2013 at 11:51 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-11-2013, 11:27 PM
Nachash Nachash is offline
Approved Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 8
Default

Forgot to say, this should even remove that bad securom protection.
Too bad that with Real Warfare 2 it's even worse, starforce...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:10 PM.

Based on a design by: Miner Skinz.com

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2007 1C Company. All rights reserved.