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Old 05-16-2012, 11:06 AM   #1
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Default Mass effect 1 Installing problem

so i have ME1 for the com, but evry time i try to install it the installer tells me: the installation of mass effect has been cancelled, please run setup. So i ran it trough setup and ended up with the same prob, this even got me to buy a second copy of the game trying to fix it, but when that 2nd copy came in, I ran it on my laptop to install it, but yet again i get that same senctence,

anyone knows how to fix this? pls reply.
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Old 05-16-2012, 11:43 AM   #2
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did you check the support FAQ/forums?
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Old 05-16-2012, 12:27 PM   #3
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yes but i cant seem to open a new forum post and none of the excisting ones seem to match my problem
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Old 05-16-2012, 12:29 PM   #4
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Did you try all of these?
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Old 05-16-2012, 12:47 PM   #5
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After you install it the first time, try patching the game before attempting to run it. It solved my problems.
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Old 05-16-2012, 04:47 PM   #6
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I hope you get it installed, ME1 was the only really good ME in my humble opinion. 2 was so pathetic I didn't even bother getting 3. If you love shooters 2 & 3 will be great for you though, but they removed a lot from 1 and made those into shooters/rpg-lite if any.
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