I have the problem that the stupid installer of the Mappack 5 requires an installation of BF, but i had to reinstall windows while still using my old bf, so it cant find any installion of course. Now i tried to install 1.61 patch, samething there, "no valid installation found"... Is there anyway to install it without reinstalling bf?
As far as I know only if you would unpack the installer and put everything into proper directories manualy. Just uninstall/remove Bf1942 and install all over again, it's not a problem, isn't it?
It is, its time comsuming. How can i unpack the *.exe?
It's even more time cosuming (not unpacking, but installing manualy), so I suggest full reinstall, otherwise, search for something that extracts this format.
why should it be more time consuming? i know where to put those files at, and it wouldt take me more then 5 minutes. So please just tell me HOW TO UNPACK it. thy.
The problem is that it's an installation packed file, that means some kind of packing foramt, but belive me, if it takes few minutes to an automized process, it will take longer to do it manualy. But you wan't to do it your self, so you must find out by wich program it has been created, get it and unpack it, I doubt that there will be separate unpacking programms. Consult Lobo to get that knowledge. Sorry that I can't help more.
hm, maybe reinstalling is better than :D, anyway thy for your help.
Got it, sucked them from my friends pc :D
11th March 2005
Good to see it worked.