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I downloaded EA's free Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun release, but when I try to run it, it complains of missing or broken DLLs. I tried to run the DLL regfix file, but it errored saying it could not access the registry. What do I do to fix it? I don't think the answer to this question would help (I don't think what I have is Command and Conquer Gold).

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Have you got Windows 7 professional and therefore the "XP Mode" virtual machine? You could try installing it there instead... –  Graham Clark Nov 10 '10 at 14:02
    
@Graham: I think I do, but i'm currently borrowing a friends machine and i'm trying to stay "low impact" :) –  RCIX Nov 11 '10 at 0:44
    
@GrahamClark, it wouldn't work in the XP Mode virtual machine. It doesn't support any 3D acceleration. –  Dracs Nov 27 '11 at 1:41
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Right click and run as administrator, but be aware the game is not compatible with 64 bit versions of Windows 7.

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Run in Windows XP compatibility mode, then it'll work on Windows 7 64bit. I tested it, and it worked correctly.

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Try 3d analyzer, lower the resolution and then try changing the compatibility from Windows 7 to XP.

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