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I run Windows Vista and I'm trying to play AoE 2. I have the collector's edition, and it installed ok, but when I try to run it, all it says is please insert the correct cd-rom select ok and restart the application. Now, this is a legit copy, that I -just bought-, and the cd is in the drive. I have an Acer Aspire 6920 laptop, and the cd drive comes up as HD DVD-ROM (drive E) and DVD RW (drive f). The cd appears in drive f, could this be the problem?

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  • niaipera Apr 25, 2010

    I tried compatibility mode and as an administrator.

  • niaipera Apr 25, 2010

    I tried compatibility mode and as an administrator.



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I succesfully installed aoe2 with expansion pack and i cant run it because it says 'wrong cd' or something like that.

I tried running as administrator - didnt help.
I tried running on xp,98 modes while cracks were installed ( yea i tried it too because i wanted to play this ****).
btw. 1st crack was for 98 and 2nd was for xp and i didnt find free crack for vista

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Try running the game in administrator mode.

Or Camppatibility mode.

Posted on Apr 25, 2010

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    mpcheesman1 Apr 26, 2010

    Which cd dvd drive u installed from is the drive the cd should be in.

    Try finding the exe icon in the program folders and copying it to the desktop,then run the program.



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