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Problem with patching/installing SA

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Mr. Gnome, Aug 23, 2009.

  1. Mr. Gnome

    Mr. Gnome Guest

    I can't seem to get the SA Classic Client onto my laptop with Vista sp2.

    It downloads okay, the only problem there seems to be when I hit "run" after it finishes downloading from the site it takes 10mins to over an hour to begin installing. Also, after it installs I have to go into my C drive to find it, it does not put a link onto my desktop or programs menu.

    However, the client does not patch successfully. After around 3mins of patching:

    "Starting patch session...
    Transferring patch information
    Downloading patch uosa2d_win32_6-0-13-25.rtp( 318983086 bytes )
    Downloading patch uosa2d_win32_6-0-13-25.pat( 15 bytes )
    Applying patch patch\uosa2d_win32_6-0-13-25.rtp
    Error applying patch
    Error during session
    Your client may not be the most recent version.
    You may be able to play the game with your current client.
    Check http://www.uo.com/ for help on resolving patching issues.
    Click OK to play the game or Cancel to abort."

    I cannot press OK so Cancel is the only option.

    Any help on this?
  2. Slayvite

    Slayvite Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Supporter Stratics Legend

    Jul 13, 2005
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    I wouldn't bother trying, SA Open beta finishes today.
  3. Frarc

    Frarc Stratics Legend
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Mar 18, 2003
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    Did you start client with Run as Adminstator? If not , it won't patch.
  4. Mr. Gnome

    Mr. Gnome Guest

    Ah ha! Running it as an administrator worked, thank you. It will be good to know so when SA is released; I may have the same problem.