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Thanks for the fix! 1 person likes this Share this post Link to post Share on other sites ProcessGamer 3 Sophomore Member 3 36 Posts Posted February 8, 2013 Hello, None of this helped. My System Specs OS Windows 7 64 bit Nuttawet View Public Profile Find More Posts by Nuttawet 11 Aug 2014 #6 smarteyeball 8 Pro x64 12,731 posts Brisbane Then I updated using this patch "UPDATE_SKU1_TO_P1_B638.EXE" and it all went nuts after that.
Many other legacy games are also affected. As much as I like SimCity 4 and would like to play it on Windows 7 when I buy a new computer, I seriously doubt EA Games is would come out Don't start the game through Origin (use the shortcut on the desktop instead).4. Simcity 4 Updates For Windows 7 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites A Nonny Moose 7,356 Pillar of Simtropolis Luminary 7,356 50,870 Posts Hensall, Ontario, Canada Le propriétaire "de l'usine d'orignaux" Emeritus
Report Message 138 of 136 (496 Views) Reply 0 Re: SimCity Societies not working in recent OSes Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to Simcity 4 Won't Start Windows 7 This may entitle you to a free digital copy of the game, with the same benefits of not needing other workarounds. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Hammel 0 Freshman Member 0 1 Post Posted February 22, 2013 Hi, I also suffered under this random crash http://answers.ea.com/t5/Other-SimCity-Games/Simcity-Societies-Failure-on-Windows-8-8-1-10-v1-0-4-243-v1-0-4/td-p/5243113 Report Message 131 of 136 (516 Views) Reply 0 Re: Simcity Socieites crashes on startup Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend
Zombies Games Plants vs. Simcity 4 Will Not Launch As a result, this prevents the disk-based (CD) version of SimCity 4 from running, and you may receive an "Access Denied - Please login with administrator privileges and try again" or As well as the serial number, you may need to provide physical evidence that you own the boxed copy, such as screenshots of the game's case & disks. As well as the serial number, you may need to provide physical evidence that you own the boxed copy, such as screenshots of the game's case & disks.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. This is gross neglect, straight up trolling it seems, and/or something they should reimburse people for + get a multi million dollar fine for allowing to exist. How To Install Simcity 4 On Windows 7 Clouds appeared a bit flickery but not too much of a distraction. Simcity 4 Won't Launch Windows 7 Click back into the game on the taskbar.
Plus, major SimCity games generally release ~5 years- not to mention SimCity has (barely) not been killed off, since EA at least sees some money in it, potentially due to the Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... At least they can not run on Windows 7 in native mode. check my blog Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Google Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign Up Topics All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search
It would seem the update simply disables the service, rather than removing secdrv.sys completely (like Windows 10 has). Simcity 4 Administrator Privileges Windows 7 Report Message 137 of 136 (500 Views) Reply 0 Re: SimCity Societies not working in recent OSes [Edited] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email It looks strange that EA and Maxis did not release any patch to solve this issue. Thanks Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Shark7 117
But the main thing is, IT WORKS! It may drop you back to the desktop at this point, or if it is still going hit CTRL-ALT-DEL go to TASK MANAGER then Processes. I purchased the product recently, and no adequate support to run on a 64-bit quad core processor ... Simcity For Windows 7 Free Download Thought the suggestions on this page were the most helpful (esp.
Share this post Link to post Share on other sites johnnyx10 0 Freshman Member 0 4 Posts Posted April 9, 2013 VirtualBox. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built... Mechalic * Note : Please post on here, if this has worked for you as well Edited April 17, 2012 by sydney_smooth19 Share this post Link to post Share on other news NOTE: This shouldn't impact users of the digital game, such as from Amazon, Steam or Origin, as this doesn't rely on the same copy protection.
We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Too bad you have to do this each time when you start SC4, but the result is an absolutely crash free SC4. What a joke.