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      Special Upgrade 4 Tech Tips   12/27/2016

      Hi all! Now that Upgrade 4 is out and about in large quantities we have now discovered a few SNAFUs that happen out in the scary, real world that is home computing.  Fortunately the rate of problems is extremely small and so far most are easily worked around.  We've identified a few issues that have similar causes which we have clear instructions for work arounds here they are: 1.  CMRT Windows customers need to re-license their original key.  This is a result of improvements to the licensing system which CMBN, CMBS, and CMFB are already using.  To do this launch CMRT with the Upgrade and the first time enter your Engine 4 key.  Exit and then use the "Activate New Products" shortcut in your CMRT folder, then enter your Engine 3 license key.  That should do the trick. 2.  CMRT and CMBN MacOS customers have a similar situation as #2, however the "Activate New Products" is inside the Documents folder in their respective CM folders.  For CMBN you have to go through the process described above for each of your license keys.  There is no special order to follow. 3.  For CMBS and CMFB customers, you need to use the Activate New Products shortcut and enter your Upgrade 4 key.  If you launch the game and see a screen that says "LICENSE FAILURE: Base Game 4.0 is required." that is an indication you haven't yet gone through that procedure.  Provided you had a properly functioning copy before installing the Upgrade, that should be all you need to do.  If in the future you have to install from scratch on a new system you'll need to do the same procedure for both your original license key and your Upgrade 4.0 key. 4.  There's always a weird one and here it is.  A few Windows users are not getting "Activate New Products" shortcuts created during installation.  Apparently anti-virus software is preventing the installer from doing its job.  This might not be a problem right now, but it will prove to be an issue at some point in the future.  The solution is to create your own shortcut using the following steps: Disable your anti-virus software before you do anything. Go to your Desktop, right click on the Desktop itself, select NEW->SHORTCUT, use BROWSE to locate the CM EXE that you are trying to fix. The location is then written out. After it type in a single space and then paste this:

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      Click NEXT and give your new Shortcut a name (doesn't matter what). Confirm that and you're done. Double click on the new Shortcut and you should be prompted to license whatever it is you need to license. At this time we have not identified any issues that have not been worked around.  Let's hope it stays that way Steve
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      Forum Reorganization   10/12/2017

      We've reorganized our Combat Mission Forums to reflect the fact that most of you are now running Engine 4 and that means you're all using the same basic code.  Because of that, there's no good reason to have the discussion about Combat Mission spread out over 5 separate sets of Forums.  There is now one General Discussion area with Tech Support and Scenario/Mod Tips sub forums.  The Family specific Tech Support Forums have been moved to a new CM2 Archives area and frozen in place. You might also notice we dropped the "x" from distinguishing between the first generation of CM games and the second.  The "x" was reluctantly adopted back in 2005 or so because at the time we had the original three CM games on European store shelves entitled CM1, CM2, and CM3 (CMBO, CMBB, and CMAK).  We didn't want to cause confusion so we added the "x".  Time has moved on and we have to, so the "x" is now gone from our public vocabulary as it has been from our private vocabulary for quite a while already.  Side note, Charles *NEVER* used the "x" so now we're all speaking the same language as him.  Which is important since he is the one programming them
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While not a total newbie, meaning that I've played SC2 against the AI numerous times, I haven't played it against a human opponent. I'm up for PBEM Global Conflict. Please no disappearing opponents.

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Looking for human opponent, AI is good but does some suicidals moves at my opinion and I beat it all times... and I when turn up the difficulty level it loss historical realicity...

I am Not a newbie and take either side, PM me if interrested. PS i play untill the end let say 1 turn every day at least.

Not the good field but as I am french little bit disapointed with french... not a major ok but why free french can retake their colonies and set new capital in libreville, then dakar, algiers and paris... and then rebuild armies... after all their were hundreds of thousands french combatting in Italy, landing in provence and french 2 DB retaking Paris with Leclerc as HQ (De Gaulle was more a political beast even if general before...), anyway good and more realistic game about WWII.

PS forgive my frenglish...

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I'm an intermediate player looking for some PBEM. I've never PBEMed before but I'm good for a turn or two per day.

I've played SC2 extensively and I recently finished GC on intermediate as Axis.

I'd love to play Axis as I'm most experienced with that power and I'd prefer to play the '39 campaign.

PM me if you're interested.

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Looking for an opponent, beginner level, I have played a lot of SC2 but not a full game of Global Conflict. Might be slow sometimes on getting turns back, I have exams at the moment, but will play to the end, will take either side, please PM me.

Cheers

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Looking for a game or mirror games.

Would like experienced SC2 opponent, ideally like me who has hardly played Global yet - those early games before you have memorized the scripts are always the best.

PBEM - not a fast play rate likely.

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Looking for a game or mirror games.

Would like experienced SC2 opponent, ideally like me who has hardly played Global yet - those early games before you have memorized the scripts are always the best.

PBEM - not a fast play rate likely.

Hello, Colin. I will give you a good game. Dave Dailey

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Hey there.... looking to play someone with new Global Conflict.....never played PBEM, but have played a lot vs. computer going back to SC1/2.

If you are interested send me a message.

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Clausewitz

I am new to Battlefront but participate in Panzerliga forum and I am an experienced (but clearly not top tier) player in league (only SC2 WAW). I have decided to concentrate on Global but have only played partial game against AI. I would be interested in playing PBEM match or game

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Looking for a game or mirror games.

Would like experienced SC2 opponent, ideally like me who has hardly played Global yet - those early games before you have memorized the scripts are always the best.

PBEM - not a fast play rate likely.

I may meet your requirements. Slow play would be an issue. Please respond if you wish to discuss.

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