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Remediation requested
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I'm a total newb in search of some help.

I ran the installer and the FS2 retail install.  I keep trying to run the game.  I get one of two errors: "OpenAL32.dll was not found."; and "Freespace2/Fred2 cannot run from a root directory."  Can someone help me out?

Thanks!

 
Re: Remediation requested
I think I got the openal problem solved.  Still perplexed as to what to do next.

 

Offline Black Wolf

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Wait...a re you running FS2 Retail, or FSO over a retail install? Either way, try using the launcher to run FS2 if you're not already.
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If it helps any, I have a walkthrough on how to get FS:SCP up & running from scratch.  (In my siggy, Turey's Installer link.)

 

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The problem is your shortcut to the launcher I suspect. I've seen this one a few times now.

http://www.hard-light.net/forums/index.php/topic,40121.msg848525.html#msg848525
Karajorma's Freespace FAQ. It's almost like asking me yourself.

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