Problem playing a game on Fujitsu-Siemens Laptop

  u04moira 14:42 29 Dec 2008
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My boyfriend has bought a new game on disc but our laptop won't install it. It has Windows Vista and is only a few months old.

The weird thing is it plays an earlier edition of the game.

Any ideas?

Thank you.

  u04moira 14:51 29 Dec 2008

Someone? Anyone?

;)

  MarvintheAndroid 00:34 30 Dec 2008

Need to know :

What is the game ?
What spec is the laptop ?
Do you get any error messages or other symptoms ?

In general laptops are not good when it comes to playing games, and some games have significantly hiked up their minimum requirements in the last year or so.

Marv

  u04moira 09:41 30 Dec 2008

We have to subscribe to rockstar/games and a microsoft link too - we haven't done this - will that work and will it cost money?

  MarvintheAndroid 02:31 01 Jan 2009

Still not enough info.
Marv

  brundle 03:17 01 Jan 2009

GTA IV - it's massively demanding of the most powerful desktop systems, it'll run like a slideshow on a laptop if it works at all, get your money back.

  tullie 06:58 01 Jan 2009

How can people help when we dont know the game or laptop specs?

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