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Old Jun 06, 2002, 09:03 AM
solo-g solo-g is offline
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Unhappy gta 3 problems

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I have installed a copy of gta 3 but when I try to run it using the crack I get an error message:
"The application has failed to start because mss32.dll was not found."
I dont understand it because the dll file is in the gta 3 folder on ma c drive.
Trying to run it without the crack gives me an error message saying that it couldnt find ma cd drive.
Anyone know whats wrong with it?
Old Jun 06, 2002, 10:20 AM
DC Fisherman DC Fisherman is offline
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did u copy the crack file in cd1 to ur gta3 installed directory?
Old Jun 06, 2002, 10:42 AM
solo-g solo-g is offline
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no am I supposed to?
Old Jun 06, 2002, 11:03 AM
celtic_druid celtic_druid is offline
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Yes. Replace the original EXE with the cracked one... or better yet rename the orignal EXE first, incase you need it to install an official game update.
Old Jun 06, 2002, 01:00 PM
solo-g solo-g is offline
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could ya please tell me how to do this?
Old Jun 06, 2002, 01:05 PM
dcm386 dcm386 is offline
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Use windows explorer to look at your cd1. There should be a folder called "crack". Inside this folder is a gta3.exe. Copy this file and then paste it into the directory where the game is located. When it asks you if you want to overwrite the original gta3.exe, say yes.

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