I cannot install a game from a disc - HELP!!

  u04moira 15:07 29 Dec 08
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I have a 3 month old Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo Notebook/Laptop and cannot install a game from a disc that I bought in PC World.

I suspect that some software needs updating and/or that the problem relates to the fact that the lapgtop has Windows Vista but I am not sure.

Any assistance would be very gratefully received!

Thank you.

  Belatucadrus 15:20 29 Dec 08

What game ? Some games require rather high VGA specs to run it could be that your laptop doesn't fit the bill.

  u04moira 15:22 29 Dec 08

Not sure of the exact title but it is a newish game I know (boyfriend's game not mine!)

Any ideas?

  User-1229748 15:28 29 Dec 08

you'll need to post your laptop specs,looking at the minimum system requirements there's a good chance the laptop can't handle it :o(

  Bob The Blob 15:30 29 Dec 08

If we knew what game we might be able to help.

  Marko797 15:32 29 Dec 08

Systems Requirement Labs, select the correct game name from drop down menu, and let it d'load the safe diagnostic. It will then tell u if the machine can run the game. click here

  u04moira 15:32 29 Dec 08

THE NEWEST VERSION (LIBERTY CITY I THINK)

  Marko797 15:57 29 Dec 08

disc is damaged, as an alternative train of thought. Will it work on another PC?

  u04moira 15:58 29 Dec 08

just says it cannot install it?

  Pineman100 16:01 29 Dec 08

What's the exact (word-for-word, including any codes) report that you get, and at what point?

  u04moira 16:29 29 Dec 08

Sorry I am being a big vague.

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