You will also need the cd in the drive in order to play Age of Empires III.Hi Aloysius, I just wanna ask. I have also tried cipying all the files to a folder on my desktop and running the little setup icon but it just says 1305:. The problem isthat we are in Chile and have a hard time getting a new copy of the game fromthe retailer who sold it to us (in Oregon).Can we get just Can someone please give me any solutions to this? this contact form
In the error log it states: Quote:ENTRY: sound\Sound.bar error ept0036: Old File not found. Verify that the file exists and that you can access it." All I can do is 'Retry' or 'Cancel'. Nothing worked, was advised to contact MS support by forum staff, contacted MS support, who took details and said they would be in contact within 48 hours (2 weeks ago). Went to play an online game with Cadet last night as I connected it started downloading the latest patch OH NOES!!!!!!!! http://forum.agecommunity.com/forums/thread/908787.aspx
Thanks again!! - flook1e - 06-01-2006 07:50 PM Ok I did the regedit thing (thanks for that), then I go back to agecommunity and download Patch 1.00 - 1.03 and at See earlier posts for details. - flook1e - 17-01-2006 08:10 PM Do you see anything in our systems which could cause the patch to fault? - Techmonkey - 18-01-2006 10:24 AM I re-install AOE3 onto my machine last night, so it is a fresh install on a fresh PC with fresh drivers and it still will not install the latest patch. Verify that the file exists and that you can access| it."|| We believe that this is due to a bad CD (bad manufacture).
The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. As I said above you can get round the patch not installing if you have a second machine. the notebook model is the Mitac 5026. Age Of Empires 3 Updating Component Registration Clean both using a Cleaning Kit, and check forscratches on the CD.
However my troubles get deeper, I have been a little concerned about my PC for last few weeks, thinking the mobo may be on it's way out. Have You attempted?. Extract the sound.bar file again. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_other-gaming/age-of-empires-iii-error-1305-while-trying-to/1cb3ed0d-6094-4ce6-b6df-1d262aa2771a Tried extracting the file using a different CD-ROM and again checksum doesnt match on sound.bar The plot thickens! - Techmonkey - 29-11-2005 12:43 AM Another fresh install of the game and
Run the game and bingo you should be off. Age Of Empires 3 Error 1603 Do a defrag of the hardrive and then re-boot your computer.. Appologies if I sound a little angry, but surely you can understand why! It could however be a corrupt file on the hard-drive from the looks of it, we'll try that after you do Guzt's suggestion (well, if that doesn't work I mean). -Redeye
Do them again one by one and this time no corruption Checked the 2 files again and this time guess what the pass the md5 checksums, most peculiar! http://aoe3.heavengames.com/cgi-bin/forums/display.cgi?action=ct&f=11,26125,2340,all How ignorant are they? Age Of Empires 3 Install Error 1603 Game won't install!!! Age Of Empires 3 Won't Install On Windows 10 Running out of ideas here. - Jimmy - 29-11-2005 12:46 AM thats really weird dude, maybe you could get someone elses sound.bar and just stick it in the right folder of
If your one of unlucky ones like I was that is getting stuck at 81% on the Sound.bar file then the only guaranteed workaround for it is to install AOE3 on weblink Error reading from file C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Age ofEmpires III\art\art2.bar. If your getting the "invalid patch file" error, download a fresh copy of the patch file and try it again, you have to use a fresh copy of the patch file You can find out which file, by opening the patch.err dowcument in your Age of EMpires III directory, use notepad to open it. Age Of Empires 3 Won't Install On Windows 8
So why did it let me join? the laptop has a Pentium I 233MMX and 128 MB Ram. Quote:I have been told to email you because I have been banned on agecommunity.com forum. navigate here I have about 6 I think lol - Cadet - 26-01-2006 06:37 PM yeah i have 4 partitions and aoe aint installed on the system partition - Russian - 26-01-2006 06:46
But saying that i have been at kid's house when he is trying to update and have seen the problem he has with my own 2 eye's. Age Of Empires 3 Windows 10 Fix What the hell does this error means and what can I do to make the error go away , please help, I really want to install this game and play it. Error 1305 frequently occurs on the art2.bar file because it is very large and takes a long time to copy.
Try gently cleaning the CD with a soft cloth and then try again. CRC = Cyclic Redundancy Check. Answer Questions GTA 5 How to use MultiScreen? Age Of Empires 3 Initialization Failed one call warchiefs and the other the asian dynasty.
If nothing else, if XCOPY also returns a disk read error then youwill know for certain it's thedisk. call MS support? People have said that it doesnt work every time, but if you keep trying it should work, however personally I have done this in excess of 15 times and have lost his comment is here Report abuse 01-13-2010, 4:02 AM 866755 in reply to 866485 Excelsus777 Member Total Posts: 23 Last Post: 01-01-2011 Member Since: 12-31-2009 Subject: Re: Error 1305 during Install Good!
Surprise Surprise it worked first time. Error 1305 can happen because your cd-rom drive is damaged or dirty, or the cd that you are using to install the game is scratched or damaged. The patch will not install, yet again it complains about their being a problem with your game installation and you may need to re-install the game. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads
What the hell does this error means and what can I do to make the error go away , please help, I really want to install this game and play it. Furthermore, if there wasa bad diskmanufacturing run then Iwould think that all the errors would cluster in a single locality, again not the case. I am still waiting for an answer to the problem with the 1.01 patch! Check the CDand the CD Player.
Active Forums closed - Go to... wont boot cant get into bios... I havent given up on actually solving the problem, so watch this space. - Techmonkey - 09-12-2005 07:20 PM Well another day and another patch! FFS!!!
Then edit the registry accordingly. Error 1305 can happen because your cd-rom drive is damaged or dirty, or the cd that you are using to install the game is scratched or damaged. Examine the disc for any scratches or damage. You can also try a CD-ROM drive cleaning kit.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326246 Report abuse 02-01-2010, 12:08 PM 869712 in reply to 869707 kjn Member Total Posts: 5,629 Last Post: 09-03-2011 Member Since: 12-24-2005 Subject: Re: Error 1305 during Install Christian Ö: HelpI am running XP Pro with an AMD Athlon 64 Dual Core 4200+, 2.21GHz and 2GB RAM and I have windows Installer 3.1 if that helps and yes I do have