Microsoft Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs - error 1158
Guys I have this problem and I have windows 8.1 and I do evrything, but I can't install WarChiefs please help me install it!
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Apologies for the delay in response.
-You receive an error message/code during the installation of the game?
The game is compatible with Windows 8.1 see: Compatibility Center. I suggest to install the game in compatibility mode and check if that helps. Refer to this link: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-ca/windows-8/older-programs-compatible-version-windows
Keep us informed.
Whenever I have comand to install/editing my "age of empires III the Warchiefs", it is said:
Error number: 0 x 80040702
Description: Failed to load DLL: FirewallInstallHelper.
What can I do to make this work?
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The error that you have posted, it seems that the game is trying to add a firewall exception to play online and is a problem loading the dll for the specific part of the game.
The problem you are experiencing could be related to permissions to install the game. Please make sure that you have administrator rights to install the game and all files.
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TRY TO INSTALL AGE OF EMPIRES III-THE WAR CHIEFS, AGE OF EMPIRES III ERROR HAS NOT BEEN INSTALLED FOR ALL USERS, I MADE SURE THAT THIS BOX IS CHECKED WHEN I INSTALLED AGE OF EMPIRES III. I CAN, T INSTALL THE WARLORDS.
First install patch v1.14 AOE III. then tr warchiefs again to install... If you have several accounts of users first remove these after installation create them...
Whenever I try to install Age of Empires III, I get error 1305 says "error 1305 reading the file. What I'm doing. This game was not cheap I just installed a new game if it's not my drive. I have 400 GB free, so I have all the space in the world. Finally, he worked on my old pc. I need help, and I'm very crazy. Help, please.
Consider the weather there is no scratches on the disc, clean the program CD-ROM or DVD. To do this, use a CD-ROM cleaning kit, or gently wipe the silver part of the CD-ROM with a cotton cloth soft and lint from the center of the round trip of the CD-ROM.
If you still have the difficluties installing this, try to copy from the landfill, which is all the files which are there on the CD and see if you get any errors during the copy. If you have errors to copy from the CD, then the CD is wrong. You can download the installer from the Microsoft Web site:
Use this download for the trail version and use the product key that is on the CD to convert it into a full version.
I hope that it works and would like to hear from you.
Age of Empires III: the Asian Dynasties
After a few years with Age of Empires III: the Asian Dynasties uninstalled I recently tried to install it. When the Setup could not install the file "Art5.bar" and would not proceed beyond this file. I tried several facilities with the same result. If it is a zero or a problem with the disc, is there no way, far from buying a new copy, which would allow the installation of The Asian Dynasties or would repair the disk? Is it not possible to force the installation to jump before the installation of the file "Art5.bar" and try to find the file online a patch or another source?I found similar questions online and was trying a possible solution, which was to copy files from my drive in another file and try to install from there. Then I discovered that windows can not copy a certain file on the disk, called ' YPack_ ~ 1 ' correctly. The copy process stop, just as the installer of The Asian Dynasties had previously and would not then spent the ' YPack_ ~ 1 ' file. I was also unable to copy the file '00002.tmp', but I was able to jump in front of the copy of the file. I don't know if this file is corrupted and critical for installation, were not able to determine if yes, when you attempt to run Setup from the folder Setup cannot start the installation of The Asian Dynasties without the ' YPack_ ~ 1 ' file. I have not found similar questions online and do not know if this is the issue of the installation of The Asian Dynasties or indicates files corrupted on my drive.
Hi, I could not also copy the 00002.tmp, but I think it might be due to a cyclic redundancy check indicating a damaged drive.
Maybe try to download this file from the internet and (after checking that it is the right file) replacing the version on your CD.
When you bey, an old computer, vista, or XP, it can play for you. games should play on a new computer, so you don't have Ben an OLD.
Make older programs in this version of Windows (Windows 7)
Help with Windows 7 compatibility issues
Windows 7 Compatibility Center
Have you tried right clicking on the shortcut to the program or the .exe and select "Run As Administrator"? Perform, even if your user name is an administrator.
Try right click on the actual Setup.exe and choosing the option "Run As Administrator"? Perform, even if your user name is an administrator.
Age of Empires 3 does not start on a vista machine, get this error "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires III\d3dx9_25.dll is not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error."
I'm trying to play age of Empires 3 on my computer running windows vista Home premium and the program does not start. I get the error message: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age of Empires III\d3dx9_25.dll is not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error." I tried many suggestions from Microsoft (resettlement program, reinstall in safe mode, update & reinstall the drivers for my video card, the compatibility issues with vista, updating and reinstalling directx 9.0 c, install vista service packs 1 & 2) but nothing has worked so far. I was able to play the game on the same computer with windows xp installed (it's a different hard drive that is not in the computer, and everything is the same) and it worked fine. My computer is old enough, but like I said the game worked before installing vista. ASUS A7N8x deluxe, AMD Athlon xp 3200 +, ATI radeon 9600, 2 GB OCZ ram that all suggestions are welcome. Thank you.
Welcome to Microsoft Vista answers Forum!
This problem may occur if the Microsoft DirectX file that is mentioned in the error message is damaged or is not copied correctly.
I suggest that you copy the file manually by following the steps and check if you are able to play the game without any problems:
Manually copy the file
To do this on a computer that is running Windows Vista, follow these steps:
1 insert the disc 1 CD for one of the following games into the player from the computer:
o Age of Empires III
o Fable: The Lost Chapters
o Zoo Tycoon 2
o Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends
2. click on start to reduce this includes this image and then click Documents.
3. Locate, and then click computer.
4. search and then click on the CD drive.
5. Locate and then click the following folder:
CD player :\ DirectX9
Note In this folder path, the CD player represents the drive letter of the CD drive.
6 double-click on Apr2005_d3dx9_25_x86.cab, right click on d3dx9_25.dlland then click copy.
In Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends, double click Aug2005_d3dx9_27_x64.cab right-click d3dx9_27.dlland then click copy.
Note Use the Apr2005_d3dx9_25_x64.cab file for the x 64 version of the Windows operating system.
7. find one or more of the following folders, depending on the games that are installed on the computer:
By car : \Program Files\Microsoft: Age of Empires III
By car : \Program Files\Microsoft Games\Fable - The Lost Chapters
By car : \Program Files\Microsoft Games\Zoo Tycoon 2
By car : \Program Files\Microsoft Games\Rise of legends
Note In these folder paths, drive represents the letter of the drive where the game is installed.
8. right click on the folder of the game which is the part that is installed on the computer, and then click Paste.
Note If you have installed more than one game on the computer, repeat steps 5 and 6 for the other games.
You can check the link for more information: error message when you try to start a Microsoft game: "the file d3dx9_XX. DLL was not found": http://support.microsoft.com/kb/910813
Alternatively, you can try to install the game in XP compatibility mode and check if you are able to play or not.
Right-click on the game > click Properties > click on the Compatibility tab > select for XP compatibility mode > click OK.
Let me know if it worked.
Thank you, and in what concerns:
Swathi B - Microsoft technical support.
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I have 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium. AOE II runs correctly, but I can't install war chiefs expansion packs. the "Age of Empires III has not been installed for allusers or the current user." Please sign in with the correct account. This configuration will be output. "error still appears. How can I make it work?
Create the directory here: -.
So after you have created the files, it should look like:-
C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\ Microsoft Age of Empires III
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Original title: Age of Empires III war Chifes does not install
I got a new computer Windows 8 64-bit. When I tried to install my favorite game Age of Empires III, the expedition of warlords will not be installed at the same time the Asian Dynasties and the Age of regular Empires is installed and works very well.
I searched the web and couldn't find the answer, when I try to install I get error of 1268. I tried all solution on the web. I'll be glad if someone can guide me throw it.
HelloI had problems to install this game as well.The error occurred to me was that the program was not installed for all users.I found a solution to:1. go to computer > C: and the option to display hidden items.2. after a hidden folder named ProgramData will appear.3. then you should go ProgramData > Microsoft > Windows > StartupMenu > programs.4. When you are in that folder you just create another folder named Microsoft Games.5. inside of this new folder, you create another one named Age of Empires III6. now just try to reinstall.It worked for me on Windows 8, I hope it helps someone.
I installed age of Empire III and he plays very well. I tried to install the extension supplied with the game war of chiefs. He gets 90% download then a # 1305 error "check files exist & I can access." He wanted to go one further in the installation then cancels. I also got a 2nd error 1603 # «Fatal error during installation»
How to solve this problem. I've NEVER played the war of Chiefs before and actually forgot that I still had it in the package. I played age of Empire III several times before.
I have windows XP and all ages of games with no problems.
Thanks for posting your query in the Microsoft Community Forums.
From the problem description, I understand that you have problems with ages of Empire III war of Chiefs on the Windows 7 computer.
I understand this must be frustrating, but don't worry, we're here to help and guide you in the right direction.
Ignore the error code and refer to the help article and perform the operation.
Error messages when you try to install Age of Empires III or Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends: "Error 1935" or "Error 1904".
Let us know if you need help on Windows, I'll be happy to help you.
I tried to install age of empire III on my computer windows 7, but I got an error until I had to even insert the key (ERROR 1603 consult windows help install (msi.chm) or MSDM for more information). I tried to enter in the files and run the setup.exe as an administrator, but it did not help.
Anyone know why this happens and how to fix it?
AoE3 is fully compatible with Win7 and I had no problem at the facility, but it may not be compatible with
your graphics accelerator if it's an older 'integrated' graphics chip.
(This should show a different kind of error message, but sometimes Windows spits a seemingly unrelated error message.)
Try to post on AOE3 forums below. There may be someone who has had the problem with the installation of the game-
This thread is related to Vista, but you can find something useful-
Original title: AOE 111
I just bought a new PC with Windows 7 installed. My AOE 111 game, which ran fine on XP now has problem. All colors distorted and it seems fragmented... hard to explain... there at - it a fix for this please?
1. you receive an error message?
2 have you made changes on the computer before this problem?
You can check the question in the clean boot state. Read the following article.
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7
NOTE: once you are done with the boot, please follow step 7 of article to reset your computer to normal startup.
You can read the following article.
Troubleshoot graphics issues in Age of Empires III
Troubleshoot display with Microsoft games
You can post your query in Microsoft games community forum. Check out the following link.
Support for common issues of PC games
Title expansion: Age of Empires III War original Chiefs
I have Age of Empires III, expansion of warlords. I came to a situation where I needed to uninstall it. I found that I was unable to do so, the error message # 0 x 80040702 ' failed to load dll: Firewall Install Helper. Anyone know what is happening? Nothing that I have tried will allow me to uninstall this game.
What is the full error code/message you get when to uninstall?
Have what troubleshooting measures you tried to solve this problem?
Uninstall the game when the computer is in clean boot state:
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7
Note: After installing windows update, follow step 7 in the link provided to return the computer to a Normal startup mode.
Run the Fixit in the following article:
How to solve problems when you install or uninstall programs on a Windows computer
For more information:
Error message when you try to install a Microsoft Games for Windows game: "could not load the DLL: GameuxInstallHelper.
Important: This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems can occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you proceed with caution. For added protection, back up the registry before you edit it. Then you can restore the registry if a problem occurs.
Alternatively, you can publish the same in the community of Age of Empires, which is available in the following link:
Support for common issues of PC games
Let me know the results.
I'm running the game on a HP paviliona365c processor 2.80 ghz intel pentiom 4...
2 GB memory
DVD + rw/cd-rw
Hello J Edward Boyce,I would say on this Microsoft article that explains the minimum requirements for Age of Empires III see if meet them you:It seems that the game requires a minimum of Windows XP to run correctly.
age of empires excludes newspapers want III and more don't the password says error 102 and that it's a rong password or username of rong both are correct since I made it for the last year now what is happening and have I been hacked? by another player
1. have you done any hardware changes or software on your computer before this problem?
2. what operating system is installed on your computer?
You can follow this link & check if the problem persists:
Reference: Articles on Age of Empires III
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