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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #30 on: February 12, 2015, 01:11:42 PM »
Watch this. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52iIELRthMU :)
I think i'll add this vid to the first message of the thread

EDIT:
Apparently some people say that the installing file is in spanish (what is quite odd as i have the game completely in german lol)
So if someone can test this, please let me know by posting here
« Last Edit: February 12, 2015, 01:19:16 PM by Anyder »
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #31 on: February 14, 2015, 12:03:35 PM »
Apparently some people say that the installing file is in spanish (what is quite odd as i have the game completely in german lol)
So if someone can test this, please let me know by posting here

I've remade the installer, so if someone has any problem, feel free to report it.
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #32 on: March 15, 2015, 10:42:31 PM »
Is there an .exe for people who have the Steam edition?

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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #33 on: March 16, 2015, 12:51:53 AM »
Is there an .exe for people who have the Steam edition?
Dont think so. At least that i know...
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #34 on: March 16, 2015, 01:20:32 AM »
Dont think so. At least that i know...

No non-automated .exe?
Will changing the host file do it, then?  (so far, i dont see anything)
I'm not really sure what I'm supposed to do with GameMaster Launcher downloaded from http://gameshare.co/gamemaster as I'm having trouble opening it.


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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #35 on: March 16, 2015, 06:35:14 AM »
SWBFII has no DRM, so any patched exe should work.

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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #36 on: March 16, 2015, 06:42:01 AM »
No non-automated .exe?
Will changing the host file do it, then?  (so far, i dont see anything)
I'm not really sure what I'm supposed to do with GameMaster Launcher downloaded from http://gameshare.co/gamemaster as I'm having trouble opening it.
Editing the hosts file should work.
Im not at home but ill check the link later.

SWBFII has no DRM, so any patched exe should work.
The thing would be to find the folder if it is placed somewhere else (or in a hidden folder)
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #37 on: March 16, 2015, 08:04:36 AM »

The thing would be to find the folder if it is placed somewhere else (or in a hidden folder)

In your steam game library, find the game and then right click and select "properties" , "local files" "browse local files" to find the game location.
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #38 on: March 16, 2015, 08:41:22 AM »
In your steam game library, find the game and then right click and select "properties" , "local files" "browse local files" to find the game location.
Thanks, i'll add all this to the main post later :cheers:
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #39 on: March 16, 2015, 08:42:05 AM »
The patched exe will work fine, but I don't think you can use GameMaster's launcher with the Steam version of the game.
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #40 on: March 16, 2015, 02:44:52 PM »
The patched exe will work fine, but I don't think you can use GameMaster's launcher with the Steam version of the game.
Using steam or not, u need a swbf2.exe to run the game.
Steam's swbfii version is 1.1 (the one supported by game) so i dont see the prob...
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #41 on: March 16, 2015, 03:03:09 PM »
Its in my tutorial if you want to see (its at about 2:30 minutes) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFRcECfV2YI

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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #42 on: March 16, 2015, 03:04:32 PM »
The actual folder of most steam games I believe is "Program Files (x86)/Steam/SteamApps/common" or something like that.  There they are split into the actual games and files which you can switch the exe.
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #43 on: March 16, 2015, 03:46:12 PM »
Using steam or not, u need a swbf2.exe to run the game.
Steam's swbfii version is 1.1 (the one supported by game) so i dont see the prob...
I think you miss understood me. GameMaster has a "launcher", which will launch any of the games they patch. (In addition to the actual patched exe file.) You can read about it here: http://gameshare.co/forum/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=131
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Re: How to play SWBF2 with Gamespy down
« Reply #44 on: May 14, 2015, 01:11:25 AM »
Im currently running Mac OS X YOSEMITE 10.10.3, before the update my battlefront had worked perfectly, and ive tried replacing the battlefront.exe file on this page but that doesn't fix it, i click on it and the icon will appear and disappear?

im not interested in multiplayer but i just want to play single player?? please help