Mass effect 1- Please insert the next disk (disk1). [SOLVED]

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Post by Bonkahe on Mon 06 Jun 2011, 04:40

So, I have started installing mass effect 1, I beat mass effect 2 & wanted to start over & work my way through both storys & be ready for number three, but the problem is that when I start to install it says a little way in to insert disk 1, retry retry blah blah blah, wont work, I extracted to the desktop, & ran as admin, ect, so I did some snooping around & the install manifest has allot of .rar files that are not in the data folder (starting after isact.rar it doesn't contain any of the files below,) I assume that the download has failed but I don't know, so essentially when I extracted the rar to my desktop im missing some files, could use some help.

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Re: Mass effect 1- Please insert the next disk (disk1). [SOLVED]

Post by Adwomin on Mon 06 Jun 2011, 11:46

Hello,

Please open the .rar file you downloaded using only WinRar, which can be downloaded from www.games4theworld.org . (If you use any other software than WinRar, like WinZip or 7-zip, the files will get messed up!)
When you've opened the file using WinRar, select áll the files in it and drag & drop them to a folder on your Desktop. When the extraction is done, close the .rar file and open the folder on your Desktop.
Now, start by reading the included "# Installation Guide.txt" and you should be able to get the game to work yourself. Good luck!

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Post by Bonkahe on Mon 06 Jun 2011, 17:05

If you read my post you would know that coping & pasting that answer wasn't gonna work, but that's fine, I figured it out on my own, turns out for some reason winrar didn't extract all of it, I went in & manually pulled it out, thanks for the game.

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Post by Adwomin on Mon 06 Jun 2011, 17:17

@Bonkahe wrote:If you read my post you would know that coping & pasting that answer wasn't gonna work, but that's fine, I figured it out on my own, turns out for some reason winrar didn't extract all of it, I went in & manually pulled it out, thanks for the game.
Hello,

Well, you said you missed some files and that's usually caused by a wrong extraction.
Anyhow, I'm glad the game works for you now. Have fun playing!

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