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PostSubject: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   13/1/2013, 18:14




EE2 - Empire Earth II and Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10


Empire Earth 2 is compatible with Windows 8, however sometimes new "explorer.exe" doesn't allow you to maximize the game.
Empire Earth 2 works on Windows 8 only if the screen settings that u have selected in the game are suitable to the screen resolution of your system.
For example if your system uses screen resolution: 1024x768 and Empire Earth 2 uses 1024x768 - the game will work fine.
To check what screen resolution Empire Earth II uses - open a file settings.cfg with notepad. The file is in C:\Users\YourUsername\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II\settings (C:\Users\YourUsername\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II The Art of Supremacy - for expansion pack: Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy).
Current screen resolutions with unofficial version 1.4:
//// = real display resolution
Quote :

displayMode = Res800x600x32  /// =  800x600
displayMode = Res1024x768x32  /// =  1024x768
displayMode = Res1152x864x32  /// =  1366x768
displayMode = Res1280x960x32  /// =  1600x900
displayMode = Res1280x1024x32  /// =  1280x1024
displayMode = Res1600x1200x32  /// =  1920x1080
Player: "Tbez" found a solution on answers.microsoft.com
Unfortunately his solution doesn't work with Empire Earth II if we want to play online, via LAN.
That's why I created a new ".bat" file (currently ".exe") for Windows 8 users, available to download here:


INFORMATION: Unofficial Patch 1.5 has been released! Unofficial Patch 1.5 supports 42 screen resolutions and solves all Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 problems, so the FIX is not longer needed! Click here to download UP1.5 (Click)
Empire Earth 2 and Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 FIX - Works with GameRanger:
Version: 4.0, Last update date: 02.08.2014.
To download open a link and wait for 5 seconds, then click "Skip Ad" button in top-right corner:
Click to DOWNLOAD EE2, EE2X Windows 8 FIX
Other servers: Mediafire.com, Mega.co.nz


Total downloads of version 4.0 (since 04.08.2014):


Download and save the file anywhere. It's not necessary to save the file into Sierra/Empire Earth 2 folder! Then just turn it on.
WARNING! Windows 8 / 8.1 SmartScreen may block this "unrecognized app from starting". The file is harmless, here is Anti-virus scan for the file: EE2.EE2X-Windows8-FIX-by.DrMonaLisa.exe. If you're still unsure about it - simply don't download / use the fix.
If you get the SmartScreen message, click on: "More info":

And then on the: "Run anyway" button.

How it works?
The program detects (every 5 seconds) if EE2.exe is running, but when you press any key it detects immediately.
When it detects that you started EE2.exe (for example the game on GameRanger started) - it kills explorer.exe (which is causing the problem on Windows 8 ) :

After that program is checking every 30 seconds if EE2 is still running. If it's not, then program turns on explorer.exe.
You can wait < 30 seconds or you can press any key to start explorer.exe immediately:


I hope this program will help Windows 8 users to play EE2.





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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   24/1/2013, 05:51

Old versions:
Empire Earth 2 and Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 FIX - Works with GameRanger:
Last update date: 26.12.2013.
Download:
Code:
Mega.co.nz:
http://adf.ly/bGG04
*//* or *//*
Dropbox.com:
http://adf.ly/bEKNf
Download and save the file anywhere. It's not necessary to save the file into Sierra/Empire Earth 2 folder! Then just turn it on.
(Update 20.05.2013: Save the file to your Empire Earth II folder if you want to use auto-maximize feature)

Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 FIX - Works with GameRanger:
Last update date: 20.05.2013.
Download:
Code:
Mega.co.nz:
http://adf.ly/bH7uR
*//* or *//*
Dropbox.com:
http://adf.ly/OS3ZV
Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 FIX - Works with GameRanger:
Last update date: 20.05.2013.
Download:
Code:
Mega.co.nz:
http://adf.ly/bH82h
*//* or *//*
Dropbox.com:
http://adf.ly/OS3mZ
Download and save the file anywhere. It's not necessary to save the file into Sierra/Empire Earth 2 folder! Then just turn it on.
(Update 20.05.2013: Save the file to your Empire Earth II folder if you want to use auto-maximize feature)

How it works?
The program detects (every 5 seconds) if EE2X.exe is running, but when you press any key it detects immediately.
When it detects that you started EE2X.exe (for example the game on GameRanger started) - it kills explorer.exe (which is causing the problem on Windows 8 ) :

After that program is checking every 30 seconds if EE2X is still running. If it's not, then program turns on explorer.exe.
You can wait < 30 seconds or you can press any key to start explorer.exe immediately:



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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   12/4/2013, 08:41

Hi El Presidente,

I just wanted to say thank you for the patch. I really appreciate it.

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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   13/4/2013, 03:24

karlboogie wrote:
Hi El Presidente,

I just wanted to say thank you for the patch. I really appreciate it.

Karl.
You're welcome :Smile2:
I'm happy that people are using my FIX :)


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   16/5/2013, 06:07

strange when I download it, it says that its dangerous and malware any idea why?
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   16/5/2013, 16:24

jac619 wrote:
strange when I download it, it says that its dangerous and malware any idea why?
Are you sure you're downloading a .bat file?
The links are protected with adf.ly. You have to open a link, wait for 5 seconds, then click a button in top-right corner:

After you download the .bat file you can open it with Notepad, to check what's inside.

There is virustotal scan for Windows 8 FIX files:
https://www.virustotal.com/pl/file/7e11bb9b801bc14d3527c0f433117fdd6f67a39e732630ec66931daff52f06b9/analysis/1368710762/
https://www.virustotal.com/pl/file/ae0474479adba38d20d607065fa735ef8d89c3603bdda7181ff09632ed0d9720/analysis/1368710840/


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   16/5/2013, 21:28

I know how to use adfly and its actually SmartScreen Filter saying it dangerous not my antivirus and with the link you posted then that means that im simply getting a false positive. Thanks MonaLisa
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Oh, SmartScreen alerts are usually false, they appear everytime you download a file from an unknown source :)


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   18/5/2013, 16:27

UPDATE: 20.05.2013
The last version of Windows 8 FIX didn't work correctly with all Windows 8 PCs.
The last update fixed the following errors:
- Windows 8 FIX kills explorer.exe even when the game is not running.
- Windows 8 FIX doesn't start explorer.exe, when you exit EE2.exe (or EE2X.exe).

The last update added the following new features:
- Empire Earth II auto-maximize when you use Windows 8 FIX. (Works only if EE2-Windows8-by.DrMonaLisa.bat is in your Empire Earth II directory)

The new version is NOT included in Unofficial Patch 1.4.
If you downloaded Windows 8 FIX before 20.05.2013 - you should re-download it.

The new version has been included with Update 2.0 for Unofficial Patch 1.4:
http://www.easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1636-ee2-1.4


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   24/9/2013, 03:55

1.when I get out, the screen is black
2.what about EE2 gold version? I have tried and it does not run
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   24/9/2013, 18:10

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1.when I get out, the screen is black
2.what about EE2 gold version? I have tried and it does not run
Hi! Thanks for posting!
1. When exactly the screen is black? When you turn off Empire Earth II? Please use ALT+TAB to change the program when the screen is black.
2. I'm not sure, but I think the Gold Edition uses only Empire Earth II: The Art of Supremacy, so please download the fix for EE2-AOS:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1603-windows-8-81-fix#18744
If it doesn't work, then maybe your version of EE2 uses a different .exe file.
To check it, please go to a folder where you installed the game, and then find the name of the .exe file which starts the game.

It's possible that you have to start EE2 Windows 8 FIX with Administrator rights, to do this:
- Click with the right mouse button on: EE2X-Windows8-by.DrMonaLisa.bat
- Click: "Run as administrator"

If your problem hasn't been solved, please give me more details what's exactly happening after you run the .bat file.


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   25/9/2013, 15:55

1.thank you. It works very well
2.You are young but so good :)
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   25/9/2013, 18:01

Thank you :) I'm glad it works :)


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   17/10/2013, 01:07

To: Dr. MonaLisa
I am really struggling to figure this out. I do not know how to download this patch, and I'm a little fuzzy as to how to run it after I download it. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. One of my favorite games growing up as a kid, and now as a college student, need something to do when I'm really bored. Haha
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   17/10/2013, 04:49

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To: Dr. MonaLisa
I am really struggling to figure this out.  I do not know how to download this patch, and I'm a little fuzzy as to how to run it after I download it.  Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.  One of my favorite games growing up as a kid, and now as a college student, need something to do when I'm really bored. Haha
Okay, so:
1. You should download a file named: "EE2-Windows8-by.DrMonaLisa.bat" (from the first post).
2. After that copy and paste this file, to the folder where you installed your game. Defaut it is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Sierra\Empire Earth II
3. Then start this file (EE2-Windows8-by.DrMonaLisa.bat). You should see the same window as in screenshots from the first post.
4. Start your Empire Earth II by file EE2.exe or desktop icon named: "Launch Empire Earth II"
5. Explorer.exe should turn off, and your game should maximize automatically. If it didn't maximize then use alt+tab to maximize it manually.
6. When you exit the game wait less than 30 seconds, and explorer.exe will turn on again.
Remember to don't close Windows 8 FIX window before explorer.exe turn on again!

If you have got EE2 Gold Edition (with expansion pack: Empire Earth II: The Art of Supremacy), then download "EE2X-Windows8-by.DrMonaLisa.bat" (from the second post), and start the game by file: EE2X.exe instead of EE2.exe.

I understand that it might be hard to understand, but you can always download  "Unofficial Patch 1.4 (2013)" from this topic:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1636-ee2-ee2x-empire-earth-ii-unofficial-patch-14-2013
After you install it, you'll see a new icon on your desktop named: "Empire Earth II 1.4 - Launcher". Just double click it, and Empire Earth II should start with Windows 8 FIX.
If you're playing Multiplayer, for example by GameRanger, you can do this trick:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1636p15-ee2-ee2x-empire-earth-ii-unofficial-patch-14-2013#19153
Then Windows 8 FIX will always start automatically when the game start.


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PostSubject: empire earth 2 supremacy   7/12/2013, 14:44

thanks for the patch but the game it lagging.what to do, i need help.
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   8/12/2013, 01:02

Hi death498
I'm glad that Windows 8 FIX works.
Did your game lag before? EE2 is an old game, but it still needs a good computer to work correctly.
Set your graphics settings to the lowest possible in Settings / Video, and check if it helped.
When you start the game press: ctrl+alt+shift+F - it will show the current FPS (frames per second) rate on the right. More FPS = no lag, FPS under ~20 = lag.


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   27/12/2013, 01:15

UPDATE: 26.12.2013
The last update added the following new features:
- 1 FIX file for Empire Earth II and Empire Earth II: The Art of Supremacy ("EE2.EE2X-Windows8-FIX-by.DrMonaLisa.bat"). You don't longer need to download two .bat files, the application will detect if you're playing EE2 or EE2:AOS.
- You don't have to wait for 5 seconds after you start the FIX. Empire Earth II and/or Empire Earth II: The Art of Supremacy will kill explorer.exe instantly.
- Added support for EE214.exe and EE2X14.exe files (trick from Unofficial Patch 1.4), more details:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1636p15-ee2-ee2x-empire-earth-ii-unofficial-patch-14-2013#19153


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   12/2/2014, 09:37

Hey Dr.MonaLisa,

I've followed all your tips thus far and have yet to have anything to show for it. Even after trying every combination of (compatibility, run as admin, change resolution, and even your own hacks), this is the furthest I've gotten: http://i.imgur.com/RHJqDq6.jpg

I'm running Win8.1 on a Lenovo T530 with Intel HD 4000 Graphics. Any ideas? I would praise you as a GOD if you could help me out!
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   12/2/2014, 11:54

Hi n0m, thank you for contacting me.
As I understand you tried "everything", so you used ALT+TAB to maximize the game?
From the screenshot you posted, I can see that you're using 1600x900 screen resolution, which is supported in Unofficial Patch 1.4:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1636-ee2-ee2x-empire-earth-ii-unofficial-patch-14-2013

I think this would help you:
1. Install the Unofficial Patch 1.4 from the link above.
2. Go to: Computer, C:/
Click tab: "View" in Windows Explorer, and check two options:
- File name extensions
- Hidden items
Like in this screenshot:


3. Now go to:
C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II\settings
Open file: settings.cfg with Notepad.
Find a line:
Quote :
displayMode = Res800x600x32
(not sure if it's 800x600, but important value is "displayMode =")
Replace it to:
Quote :
displayMode = Res1280x960x32
(Res1280x960x32 is 1600x900 in Unofficial Patch 1.4).
And save the changes (ctrl+s).

4. For Empire Earth II: The Art of Supremacy, edit the same file in:
C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II The Art of Supremacy\settings

Now Empire Earth 2 should start even without Windows 8 FIX, however it's possible that you'll need to use ALT+TAB to maximize it.

Please tell me if it solved your problem.


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I got this: http://i.imgur.com/2I88UM1.png when installing the patch. My game's from GOG, so I changed the name in the x86 folder from GOG.com to Sierra, and it still didn't work. Ideas?


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Installed patch 1.4: http://i.imgur.com/q9Oqqgu.png. Install folder is now /Program Files (x86)/Sierra. Opening the 1.4 launcher (shortcut on desktop), got me the same screen as last time (terminal with purple background, and small minimized ee2 window). But now, I've also got this guy on my taskbar: http://i.imgur.com/366IdHd.png, which reveals it's EE2 upon secondary click. Opening it, I get a momentary flash of black screen and a snippet of music, before it minimizes again. Mouseover gives this: http://i.imgur.com/0lSwsNu.png. I checked the .cfg files, both have the correct display settings. All files are running in compatibility mode for Windows XP SP3.

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So, I ended up installing windows 7 on VirtualBox (crazy, I know), and it works! w00! However, I'm trying to up the resolution past 1024x768 (got patch 1.4), but when I go into Video settings, all I see is the default settings: http://i.imgur.com/FaMIvup.png. The .cfg files in AppData have been changed to have displayMode of 1280x960x32, still no dice. Am I missing something? Also, suggestions for fixing the Windows 8 problem are still welcome, if possible.

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Got it to work for one brief moment, realized I was lagging, went to set settings to low and forgot to maintain the resolution where it was at. Resolution got set back to 800x600x16, and every time I tried to bump it up, I saw a notification that the resolution change failed. Now I'm playing on 1024x768, which isn't terrible I suppose. The worst part is, though, I'm still lagging! Any ideas on how to increase performance? I'll just research it on my own as well. Cheers!


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   14/2/2014, 03:02

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I got this: http://i.imgur.com/2I88UM1.png when installing the patch. My game's from GOG, so I changed the name in the x86 folder from GOG.com to Sierra, and it still didn't work. Ideas?
It should detect EE2, however if GOG version has already patch 1.2, then it's OK to install just Unofficial Patch 1.4 on it.

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Got it to work for one brief moment, realized I was lagging, went to set settings to low and forgot to maintain the resolution where it was at. Resolution got set back to 800x600x16, and every time I tried to bump it up, I saw a notification that the resolution change failed. Now I'm playing on 1024x768, which isn't terrible I suppose. The worst part is, though, I'm still lagging! Any ideas on how to increase performance? I'll just research it on my own as well. Cheers!
Wait, you're playing on Windows 7 / VirtualBox? Or EE2 maximized on you Windows 8.1?
VirtualBox is not solution, it will always lagg, we need to solve the problem on Windows 8.1.

First of all:
1. What's the maximum possible screen resolution of your monitor?
2. What screen resolution this website shows?: http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/h24-screen-resolution
3. Do not use compatibility mode when you start EE2.
4. You're trying to play EE2: The Art of Supremacy. Try to start the main version of Empire Earth II instead. (Go to a folder where the game is installed, and start the game from EE2.exe file).
5. Did you try to use the newest version of Windows 8 Fix (Updated on 26.12.2013), from the first post?
6. What is your graphics card? Search in graphic card settings for "Scaling settings". For Nvidia graphic cards:
http://www.abload.de/img/19yrmg.png
(change it to: "No-scaling", if it doesn't work, then change to "Full-screen").

I created .cfg files for your screen resolution:
Code:

https://mega.co.nz/#!lU1D1DgB!nSEOOtgbWZihUsO7HLgesNHiwzE8Ylp6ddzMP0lR_4k
C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II\settings

Code:

https://mega.co.nz/#!EI8kVQSC!--awe0JcocNOaTDFw8G8641BfaHcTEh-XYbXZ05AX-A
C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Sierra\Empire Earth II The Art of Supremacy\settings

After you paste them - don't longer use Windows 8 FIX.

Btw. What antivirus software do you use?


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   14/2/2014, 03:55

1. Max possible is 1600x900
2. http://i.imgur.com/Zv1E2rq.png
3. Done. Switched it off.
4. Running EE2.exe from program files does the same it did from my first update last post. Black screen, small snippet of music.
5. I did, with the same results.
6. From the DirextX diagnostic tool, here's my graphics card settings: http://i.imgur.com/ikHE05j.png Unfortunately, Intel sucks and doesn't give very advanced software for changing graphics options. I haven't looked into alternative software; just using OEM for the moment. Any suggestions?

Currently using Malwarebytes. As I've realized as well, VirtualBox lags far too much to make the gameplay enjoyable. Again, I really appreciate the help you've given me!
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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   14/2/2014, 14:26

You're welcome.
Did you try with the config files I sent?

Create a new user account on your computer and check if it solved the problem.
Do you have only "Intel HD Graphics 4000" in your (laptop?). Maybe your laptop has got a second graphics card.

If you really, really, really want to play EE2 - run it in windowed mode:
http://easywinclan.forummotion.com/t1436-how-to-run-empire-earth-ii-in-windowed-mode
It will work on 100%
Sorry, I just forgot to tell you about it earlier.
The game won't be in full-screen mode, but still better than nothing. Maybe when the game start you'll be able to change graphics settings and make it work with full screen :)


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PostSubject: Re: EE2 Empire Earth 2 Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX | EE2X Empire Earth 2: The Art of Supremacy Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10 FIX - Works with GameRanger   14/2/2014, 21:36

Windowed mode worked! There's space on the top and bottom that's mildly annoying, but otherwise, gameplay is smooth and awesome. Thanks so much for your help!


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I'd like to add that sometimes, I'd get error messages about permissions within the directory (Check that this files isn't being used in another program for Notepad++, and You don't have permission to save in this folder for Notepad). This is fixed by running either program as an administrator.
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