View Full Version : damn installation error
08-19-2004, 05:56 PM
i installed the zipped version of battlegounds but i recently uninstalled this game and tried to install the new 'saga' game which i just bought, but when i try to install it, it says that i already have an older version installed, but i dont anymore, and it quits the installation, what can i do to get it working ? the error message says ' A previously installed version of star wars battlegrounds is detected. you must uninstall ir before you can install star was galactic battlegrounds sags. you will have the option to keep your saved games' i have searched and searched for any of the old setup files in the windows folder but have found none, and the old game does not show up on the 'add or remove programs' list. can anyone help me ?
here is my email, please contact me asap ! thanx
09-08-2004, 02:51 PM
The game is still in your registry. Its a bit late now, but i will type up a removal thing for you in the morning
09-19-2004, 03:52 PM
I am having the same trouble what do I need to do to clear it from my registry?
09-19-2004, 07:14 PM
I copied my saved games files from their respective directory and put them where I could find them. Uninstalled the old version and then installed the CC and moved the saved games into the saved games directory.
09-22-2004, 09:41 PM
I too have had the installer stop and warn me of a previous install could you help me as well. I would bow before you if you would.
09-23-2004, 09:39 AM
You have to uninstall the previous version first before you can install Clone Campaigns.
09-23-2004, 01:51 PM
I have the same problem as fred2k5. Does anyone know the registry entrys so I cvan remove it.
09-26-2004, 06:27 PM
Got it fixed found the registry string.
09-28-2004, 04:45 AM
Good. I knew you could do it. The Force was with you the entire time my friend.
10-03-2004, 10:55 AM
i happen to have the same exact trouble as the gentelman abode... i believe that if i find the old registry string inside my pc i may install the saga cd i just got.. please ..write me at firstname.lastname@example.org thank you...and may the force be with you.
10-11-2004, 08:05 AM
AFTER ONE WEEK LOOKING FOR A SOLUTION I FINALY FOUND A PROGRAM CALLED REGISTER ERRAISER.. THIS PROGRAM KICK ASS ....IT'S FREE AND GO TO ALL YOUR REGISTRYS AND FILES AND HELP YOU FIND ANYTING INSIDE YOUR PC.. I INSTALL IT AND FOUND THE OLD REGISTRY OF STGB AND ..PRESTO... I DELETE IT... I REINSTALL THE GAME AND IM BACK INSIDE MY STAR WARS UNIVERSE..... MAY THE FORCE BE WITH ALL OF YOU.... SPECIALY WITH THE ONES WITH THE SAME PROBLEM.. JUST SEARCH FOR ENY REGISTER ERRAISER PROGRAM IN THE NET, ( Must of them are FREE ) DELETE THE OLD STGB FILE AND REINSTALL YOUR GAME.... IT'S AS SIMPLE AS THAT.
10-12-2004, 03:52 AM
Thanks for the heads up and good work.
01-26-2005, 05:12 PM
so wats the registry string so i can delete it.
01-27-2005, 02:00 AM
download reg cleaner from www.downloads.com its free
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