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Problem running Uo2d on laptop with vista

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Wardude, Jan 2, 2009.

  1. Wardude

    Wardude Guest

    I get the message : your client might not be the most recent version blah blah, click ok to play or abort...that after downloading the 2d client from the official website. anyone else had or have this problem? any tips?

    thx in advance!
  2. Crysta

    Crysta Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Alumni

    May 12, 2008
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    Either your firewall is blocking the program or you need to run the thing in administrator mode (don't ask me how.. just repeating what I keep hearing since I refuse to ever use that carp).
  3. God_Majere

    God_Majere Guest

    in vista you may need to set the uo.exe to "run as admisitrator"
  4. Taylor

    Taylor Former Stratics CEO (2011-2014)
    VIP Stratics Veteran Supporter Alumni Campaign Benefactor Alumni

    Oct 21, 2008
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    Right click on your client.exe (or uoassist.exe, if you use it) and select "run as administrator."
  5. Wardude

    Wardude Guest

    thx a bunch guys that fixed it :) now if i can only figure out how to set it so its full screen...lol
  6. maremmano

    maremmano Adventurer
    Stratics Veteran

    May 21, 2008
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    i have different kind of problem

    i had to reinstall UO and after that i am not able to connect to servers
    it says everytime " u cannot connect to servers.."
    strange this it happens only in one of mine pcs...

  7. Turdnugget

    Turdnugget Guest

    Alt Enter gets you into full screen mode. Alt tab will minimize it and stick it in your work tray at the bottom of your screen.

    I play in 600x800 though. I used to play fullscreen but am now accustomed to the smaller window.
  8. Got a screenshot of the actual error message...or at least tell us the real error message...(I doubt you're getting "...u cannot..." as an error...)
    Also...at what point are you getting this error?