Cause 1: Windows 7/8/vista is attempting to change the visual theme to basic but is unable to change it due to Far Cry 3 Auto Disabling Desktop Composition.... Cause 2: DX11 Players only - Multi Threading is broken and doesn't work properly. Cause 4: Overlay and Directx Hook Software including Steam causes the Updater/Patcher/Game to crash.... Will I face any sort of issue if I update my Windows? I've contacted securerom to tell them to fix their ****, but it looks like I may have to use the work around to remove the DRM that rockstar used in order to make it playable again. The sad part, that San Andreas works perfectly fine on Win10, and that game is older than GTA IV.That's pretty sad Rockstar, that you couldn't make GTA4 work better on the PC, as the PC port is pure rubbish in regard to stability and customization. Do not install Win10, if you want to keep on playing this game, and for those who have not bought the game and have Win10. If you think that this is just about Windows 10 I will tell you now it isn't.Steam is generally pretty stable, but every now and then you’ll run into a problem.This guide gives solutions to common problems you’ll encounter in Steam, from games crashing or not working properly to Steam failing to launch. Well it seems like no-one is going to bother dealing with the Securom problem on Windows 10.Do not buy it only you have a PC that have a Win7, Win8, Win8.1. A new attempt (Feb '16) to install GTA 4 on Windows 7 won't work either.
If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site. install..........problem I am facing now................. Thanks Rockstar, for making it clear i don't need to ever trust you with money again. So, that's what you have to do to run GTA 4 and EFLC on Windows 10 : 1- Install the games 2- Remove/install "Games or Windows" : https:// you must then manually search for the latest gta4 patch 7... Basically it means i own a game that will just stay broken. Or you can Manually uninstall Uplay: Navigate to the Uplay Installed Location and double click on "Uninstall.exe" then follow through to uninstall Uplay. Also, for those unfortunate enough (such as myself) to never even have the game load, there will be no Gamer file within the Far Cry 3 folder (under My Games) to change. And, I should have been more specific - the 3.5 SP1 file will not execute under any mode (including normal). Uninstall Uplay and FC3 from the "Programs and features" in your "Control Panel" 1B. Or you can Manually uninstall Uplay: Navigate to the Uplay Installed Location and double click on "Uninstall.exe" then follow through to uninstall Uplay. In Windows 8 (the OS I'm running), there is no option for disabling visual themes or for disabling desktop composition. EDIT: Well, I have it added into my Nvidia control panel and it's set to use Application-controlled settings.Cause 5: Game crashes with this error: "Exception Code: c0000005" - This one is Possibly hardware related and its hard one to track down due to its generalized nature. Error code: 3." Cause 7: Blank/Corrupt "Gamer Profile.xml" Config file & improper resolution startup. Cause 6: Corrupt/missing/damaged Game Files and or failed install or Outdated of Uplay Software. Note: The Solution 7 can also be used to reset your game's GFX if you set something wrong and you can't get back into the game to change it. Right Click on "farcry3.exe" and Select "properties", Then Select the "compatibility tab" and change the settings according to the image below: 2B. You will end up on that little treadmill of Securom with all the other suckers, like a hamster on a wheel going round and round and round. i got windows 10 and gta 4 but as you know it dosent work, the same ** wit gta eflc so i got on the internet and tryd to find out how to run it on windows 10 and got solwd som problem with the login social club windows live and grafiks but then the game starts loading, all the loading pictures comes upp and bang...It's not about you and what games you like to play. You are expected to buy a game, then when its PRE-PLANNED BUILT IN OBSOLESCENCE kicks in - at the arrival of new operating systems, new games, new video cards, components, devices, it doesn't matter if you OWN THE LICENSE to play a game YOU PAID FOR... And do these multi-multi-million dollar corporations give a crap you can't play your old game from 2007 or whatever? gta4stopt working and it dont even serach the problem.Archived from groups: alt.games.half-life (More info? )Hi, I have been trying to play DOD and steam keeps trying to update but nevergets past 0%.Has anyone else been experiencing problems or have anysuggestions.