Question for Command and Conquer: The First Decade

Guest asks: Added Nov 11th 2010, ID #171693

Question for Command and Conquer: The First Decade

Red Alert 2 and the Tiberian sun packs wont play on my computer. All the other first decade game play. Red Alert 2 give me 'string manager failed to initialize' or something like that. Whats going on? and get
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Guest answered: Added 20th Jun 2011, ID #414162
Enter in your "local disk" and go to programm files. Then go to EA Games and then into CNC the First Decade. Then Open the file named:

"Command & Conquer Red Alert (tm) II "

Enter to RA2 Folder and search for a file named:


When you find it, right click on it and go to it's "Properties".

Switch the tab from "General " to "Compatibility".

Toggle Run as Administrator ON and try running the game. If you still can't, try keeping it on and change the "Run this program in compatibility mode for: " into either:

1)Windows 2000


2)Windows 98/Windows ME.

If the one asks you to insert the disk while it is still inserted switch it ot the other.

The same way you will make RA2: Yuri's Revenge play. Just instead of the properties of the file Ra2.exe

Search the properties of the File Ra2MD.exe and do the same.

Hope this was helpful.


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