EA need to create a patch to make the latest version of SCS work in Windows 8/8.1/10 (either 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.1990). My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built... I was jacked up... Banged my head against this problem for a few days before I remembered the XP virtual machine I had made to play SimCity3K. Discussion in 'Games' started by puma99dk|, Mar 29, 2010. have a peek here
Search instead for Do you mean Search All Of Answers HQ New post Answer HQ English : SimCity : Other SimCity Games : SimCity Societies SimCity Societies by loveleylilyy Go To The problem on my machine were the onboard realtek HD audio and the Nvidia Audio (which is included in the nvidia driver). permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PonderousHajj 7 points8 points9 points 10 months ago(0 children)Have you tried running it as an administrator? You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_other-gaming/running-sim-city-socialties-on-windows-7/223f4cd0-6028-4afb-bbb9-3a8ae1d5aebe
I found this solution: SC4 was made at a time that dual and quad cores still didn't exist. This entire game was designed to be customisable, and it is currently being sold in an a) outdated and b) uncustomisable form.The bug is present in both the DVD and the Reply With Quote 02-05-2010,07:35 PM #3 Ken View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles Mayor of SimCity Forum Join Date Feb 2005 Location Saco Maine Posts this is more of a trial and error kind of thing and you must do your part to fix it as well. + 1 on what smarteyeball said If you read
Let me know how you go i will, man Share this post Link to post Share on other sites A Nonny Moose 7,356 Pillar of Simtropolis Luminary 7,356 50,870 Posts Get VirtualBox or some other VM software. (Virtual Box is free) Install XP on your new virtual machine. I was able to fix this problem once a few days ago. Simcity 4 Updates For Windows 7 It assumes you have administrator privileges. 1: Right click on the Maxis folder in C:\Program Files (x86). 2: Click on Properties. 3: Click the Security Tab. 4: Click the "Edit" button.
Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign In Forgot your password? Simcity 4 Won't Start Windows 7 Answer. EA are frauds, and incompetent ones at best. check my blog However, it seems that no one playing your old game, who has a lot of experience, is visiting this particular ("Other Simcity Games") forum.
Also it's recommended to ensure your anti-virus has the latest protection definitions. 4) Hide KB3086255 If you haven't installed KB3086255, it might be worth hiding it from the list of Simcity 4 Will Not Launch EA simply has been in the business longer than most anyone else still active, so it's natural there are more obsoleted games that were from EA. BSOD Help and Support Simcity 3000Ok so i have now upgraded my pc to Win 7 ultimatem :D ] I have installed my fav game which i have checked works on I have no idea how to solve that, however, but I think it is possible though.
EA need to create a patch to make the latest version of SCS work in Windows 8/8.1/10 (either 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.2060). https://www.reddit.com/r/SimCity/comments/3zs0tg/sim_city_societies_not_working/ Well you still need Origin, which means you must agree with their eula. How To Install Simcity 4 On Windows 7 You won't be able to vote or comment. 789Sim City Societies not working. (self.SimCity)submitted 10 months ago by artthoumadbrotherSays its compatible with windows 8 but I'm running windows 10. Simcity 4 Won't Launch Windows 7 No, this is not hardware issue.
My System Specs OS Windows 7 64 bit Nuttawet View Public Profile Find More Posts by Nuttawet 10 Aug 2014 #5 Nuttawet Windows 7 64 bit 61 posts navigate here I found a torrent file for the game that had been specifically hacked to work on 64-bit Windows, which was my only install... I simply installed it in C:\Program Files, note that it is not the (x86) directory. Report Message 5 of 7 (481 Views) Reply 0 Re: Simcity Societies Failure on Windows 8/8.1/10 (v220.127.116.11/v18.104.22.1680) Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to Simcity 4 Deluxe Wont Start Windows 7
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Share this post Link to post Share on other sites larcic 0 Freshman Member 0 2 Posts Posted March 29, 2013 Hi everybody. Related to this topic, I've noticed 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 We do Self-Help discussion here, not anything official about what we do here. Simcity For Windows 7 Free Download Copyright 2005-2013 J.K.
I'm not running in any XP compatibility mode nor with Admin privileges selected. One comment I saw in another thread was to try and turn off the extra cores when playing SimCity. But sometimes it crashed 4 times on a single evening. Trademarks are the property of Electronic Arts Inc.
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Maybe if Windows only has one or two cores running SimCity will function properly. http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/categories/list.page Report Message 4 of 7 (489 Views) Reply 1 Re: Simcity Societies Failure on Windows 8/8.1/10 (v22.214.171.124/v126.96.36.1990) Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email Too bad you have to do this each time when you start SC4, but the result is an absolutely crash free SC4. I get the odd glitch with audio - it sort of replays a few seconds, but nothing that really matters.
Take Survey No, Thanks All boards About AHQ English English DEUTSCH Español Français Русский Português Sign In or Register See details Show less Answers HQ Ask. Origin, Steam). 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 It would seem the update simply disables the service, rather than removing secdrv.sys completely (like Windows 10 has).
Ken Barbalace - Mayor of SimCity Forum My Firefox Theme Classic Compact: Based onFirefox's default theme but uses much less window space My Google SketchUp 3D Warehouse collections Reply With Quote Share this post Link to post Share on other sites EtheB 0 Freshman Member 0 1 Post Posted March 10, 2013 I've only recently retired XP and moved "up" to Watching with complete dismay the train wreck which is the latest Simcity release, I decided to see if I could get SC4 running. Thanks to those whom have posted suggestions