Game won't start

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5 years ago#1

I just installed this game on my macbook running windows vista with bootcamp, the installation went fine but know i can't open the game. I can get the launch pad open but when i hit play game the launch pad closes and then nothing happens. does anybody know what might be going on im itching to play this game.

5 years ago#2
I'm having the exact same issue (except I'm using Windows XP SP3 with Boot Camp on my MBP), and on the official forums there were a couple people having the same issue with Windows 7 (although I'm not sure if they were using a PC or a Mac). So the Windows OS doesn't seem to be the issue. I've reinstalled DCUO, updated drivers, updated Active X and flash, etc. with no luck. It might work for you though. Did you get it from Steam? I just ended up submitting emails to tech support at Steam and Sony Online Entertainment. I'll repost what they say on here when they get back to me.
5 years ago#3
Yeah, I'm having the exact same problem. I used the SOE chat assistance and that was no help at all; the guy said he would email, but no response. It's rather annoying that I can't play this game :/. Oh well, if I hear back from them before you do I'll post my response email!
5 years ago#4

I have also experienced this problem where the launcher will close after it connects to the server and check for updates.

I have read elsewhere in this forum that installing Microsoft .NET Framework may resolve this problem. As my OS is Windows 7 64-bit, I have to install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0. It does not.

I attempted to reinstall the whole game - using the default folder for game saves (C:/user/public/....). It works perfectly after that.

Not sure if this is the problem but hope it works for you too.

5 years ago#5

Same thing is going on with me! I'm running it through Virtualbox though, with Windows XP. I had several different problems, and got those fixed. But then once i could finaly hit the play button it just kinda flashed the screen and went away, super dissapointing.

5 years ago#6
I have the same problem! I installed the game in my macbook pro (13inh) by boot camp (windows xp sp3) and I had no problem to run the launch pad (my husband got at his pc) but after I hit "play" nothing nothing nothing happend!
ps: sorry about my bad english, Im brazillian
5 years ago#7
I get the same thing. Has anyone found out how to fix this? Spending money on a game I can't play thing is kind of annoying.
5 years ago#8

I have the SAME Problem!! nothing works!!

Has there been a solution for this?

5 years ago#9
After talk with a agent at the live chat he gave me a link to download a setup file and try repair, but NOTHING happens...the problem stills the same!
Im wondering if that is a problem excluxive of mac users or if it is a issue for pc users as well... Im REALLY REALLY ANGRY!
5 years ago#10

amandaseixas posted...
After talk with a agent at the live chat he gave me a link to download a setup file and try repair, but NOTHING happens...the problem stills the same! Im wondering if that is a problem excluxive of mac users or if it is a issue for pc users as well... Im REALLY REALLY ANGRY!

Well im on PC... Fully stocked and can run anything, yet this game wont work.

This is a first for me.

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