You're far from alone with that problem (myself included). Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Originally Posted by Prescott if its a new one, bring it back and get a new copy. hobo218 Meh This is my friends accout, but I have recently bought a copy of half-life2, and it wont install! http://indowebglobal.com/half-life/half-life-2-error.html
The only thing i couldnt do was get the page to load on the website where you would register your copy of the game probably for technical support etc. I am going to try and use steam to download the confounded game and register it with my key code. Now downloading the 4.12 drivers to see if that helps. Steven Lewis17-11-2004, 06:37Eventually gave up at 2am this morning after getting various error messages ("cannot connect to Steam - please check your internet connection" and "Server busy. read this post here
it's pissing me off before I've even started. #2 Crump Face, Nov 16, 2004 timmmay Guest I too have exactly the same issue. The file 'hl2.ico1' cannot be installed because the file cannot be found in cabinet file 'hl24.cab'.... like Nvidia #10 AWOL_5, Nov 17, 2004 AWOL_5 Guest Poor Souls Oh while you guys are dealing with the problems there, i'll be playing Half Life 2. One good reason to have steam installed is that it automatically updates your software to avoid these problems.
click that, enter your cd key, pop in your cd when prompted, it will verufy the immage and you will be able to download an installable version right over steam, takes Just woken up now though to try before work and things seem to be working. Design from Audentio Design. Seems you have to install Counter Strike Source as well, otherwise the installer fails.
Copy your first HL2 CD, or DVD on the Hard Drive. I will let you know if this works out for me. The stutter was even there when we turned down some settings. http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/showthread.php?52657-Installation-Issue-file-hl2-ico1-can-t-be-installed Menu Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Featured Threads Archive Recent Activity Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Featured Threads Archive Featured Threads Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links
DeadKenny17-11-2004, 14:09So despite the monumental cock-up that is Steam making the original Half-Life and CS unplayable for many, they still haven't fixed the problems for HL2? :oh-hum: Does this mean even You need to install both. You won't be able to play Half Life 2 Retail Standard until the subscription process is complete. But as it happens in the story i heard, the same DVD that wouldn't work on one computer installed perfectly on another.
Like Halo, Half Life 2, Splinter Cell Chaos Theory Conan The Hyborian Adventures, Etc. Check This Out Any help would be greatly appreciated. EDIT: Took about 15 minutes to authenticate, now unlocking files. sharp_circle16-11-2004, 23:18I'm finally in - unfortunately i'm getting real bad audio stutter now - it looks awesome but no matter what i do to the settings the stutter is the same.
If you need more help goto valves web site. -DAVE Reply With Quote 12-25-2004,02:01 PM #2 F!reStr!fe View Profile View Forum Posts Overclocker on Hold Joined Apr 2004 Location Gainesville/Miami, Florida Well that didn't seem to last long [PCHardware] by wutsinterweb289. I had the counter strike source which came with counter strike condition zero, because of this my half life 2 installation just flatly refused to install the counterstrike source off the Source Then repete the installation (just do a full install again).
It sounds more like a reading failure. odin16-11-2004, 20:32This is doing my head in now, i also cannot even create an account, go through all the username/password screens and then after the 'security question' after a few mins One instance was when I got an installation error 1334.
takes a bloody long time to unlock Taq16-11-2004, 18:34God what a total PoS installation. Check out Good Gear Guide's broadband speed test -- PCWorld2011 -- Default Mobile Style Contact Us PC World Forums Archive Web Hosting Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT +12. I tried installing it twice but had the same problem. It could, of course, be a bad disc?
Ive gone as far as cd key registration but then it just sits there until i get the message ' your steam ticket has expired, Please re-enter your password to continue'. Dec 29, 2005 #4 penguinrusty TS Rookie Topic Starter That still didn't work...I did a lot of browsing, tried a whole bunch of different things, and nothing happened. They are wise because they correct their mistakes as soon as they recognize them. - Orson Scott Card (1951- ), 26-12-2004,11:57 AM #4 Prescott View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message http://indowebglobal.com/half-life/half-life-2-episode-1-c-error.html how to attach these two [HomeImprovement] by inGearX317.
The agreements are a bit cheeky too, although (as usual) didn't bother to read all the way through so god knows what else I have agreed to. Welcome to PressF1 You need to install the Counter Strike Source as well. 26-12-2004,08:02 AM #3 johnboy View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Senior Member Join Date Dec 2004 Posts Anyone else seeing packet loss *Resolved* [BellCanada] by Vinch© DSLReports · Est.1999feedback · terms · Mobile mode
i sure hope santa didnt get it from the warehouse becuase they dont accept software back, which is insane, even with the receipt 26-12-2004,02:22 PM #5 memphis View Profile View Forum Login now.