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Nor do any command line switches. Any ideas or tips are warmly welcome as I would think of it a damn shame to having to say goodbye to what is essentially the best action game I've ever This happened the first time I tried to start the game. Please verify.) IF you have the latest video drivers and IF you are running Windows 7 or Vista and are having problems starting either of these games or Midnight Club 2 http://divxpl.net/max-payne/max-payne-xp-error.html

I did actually successfully retrieve the old system files via System Restore with DirectX now back in the Registry Subsequently, I downloaded the DirectX setup you proposed 'Doomed' but without any Change Antialiasing compatibility to 0x00000040 Change Antialiasing - Mode to Override any application setting Change Antialiasing - Setting to 4x [4x Multisampling] or your desired level of MSAA. and you escape by ledges and when I reached one window there begun cutscene where Payne said something like ''The flames that started in my apartment couldn't burn my past away English French German Italian Polish Portuguese Russian Spanish Turkish A Turkish fan patch is available here.

I've tried this fix, Copying the files from the e2driver folder to the main MP2 folder, Disabling DEP And ASLR, Patched with the newest patch, installed the Direct X July 2010 Heck, I even got Unreal working, a MUCH earlier DirectX 7 game from 1998! All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries.

It's clear that MP2 is executing a division instruction at that address and it's somehow using a parameter (divisor) of zero. x86 or x64? The following line of hex should be change like so. I have run out of ideas to get the game running, which is disappointing, I love this game and it worked fine until just a few months ago.

change "SteamApps\Common\Max Payne" to "SteamApps\Common\MaxPayne"After you do that, edit the appmanifest file (..\SteamApps\appmanifest_12140.acf) and change the text after "installdir" to the new name. (e.g. "Max Payne" to "MaxPayne").Restart Steam and the Edit MP2_init.ras[citation needed] Go to the installation folder. I tried System Restore, disabling DEP, disabling my Catalyst Display settings, running as Admin, ALL compatibility modes AND as Admin -- same thing happens. https://support.rockstargames.com/hc/en-us/articles/200148146-Bad-allocation-error-when-loading-in-Max-Payne-2-for-PC Anti-aliasing (AA) See Anti-aliasing (AA).

According to Event Viewer, the exception code is 0xC0000094, which means "divide by zero". Sadly, I got as far as deleting the DirectX Registry Entry in 'regedit' before turning back and despite making a back-up beforehand, the registry is still gone. Go to that folder and go into SteamApps\common. That, however, seems to be difficult seeing that I have bumped in to the most unexpected error concerning Max Payne 2 that I could imagine.

Remove the game and install it to the new Steam library folder. http://pcgamingwiki.com/wiki/Max_Payne_2:_The_Fall_of_Max_Payne After trying to re-start the game many times without success, I resorted to repair it in other ways. If Windows Notepad can't read it, use another text editor like Notepad++. That's how you change it however Windows Vista and later have hidden redirects for cases like this already in place so chances are this may not fix the issue.

This is the error I get. http://divxpl.net/max-payne/max-payne-2-runtime-error.html Try reverting back to the right directX(8 or 9) it needs. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Do you play other ~dx8 games?

I uninstalled it again and reinstalled it and it allowed me to play again, but only on the first time I started the game. I have NO problems running older games, except for having to set Compatibility correctly, run as Administrator and disable Desktop Compositing and Visual Themes to prevent Windows Aero (which uses the These basic instructions are telling you to hex edit the executable from steam for these games. http://divxpl.net/max-payne/max-payne-error-setfullscreen.html Comment Post Cancel doomed Join Date: Oct 2006 Posts: 95 #9 01-14-2012, 11:26 PM Re: Inexplicable error causing Max Payne 2 'to stop working' - any ideas?

Neither did '-skipstartup' or '-nosound' seem to have any effect. If I ever find a way to get it to work under Windows 7, I'll certainly post back. Game won't launch on AMD graphics cards, still shows up in task manager[edit] Run the game in compatibility mode for Windows 98 / Me[citation needed] Roll back CCC drivers to 12.6

But my attempts to figure out and recreate the problem haven't been successful.

I checked to see of My Documents folder is read only and it was. We'll check at some point if we can find a solution. For starters, I found the log and indeed also failure reports from all the times I have tried to start up Max Payne 2. Max Payne 1 is missing sound from the cutscenes, but that's it.You can see a video of both programs running on YouTube.

Here's how I did it. 5 Game forcing Wide Screen? I played MP2 normally up until just before Christmas, and now it won't launch at all, with the same error message. Contact Us - Steam Store - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. this contact form Meanwhile, I am still playing the two predecessors casually and was looking forward to warm up to the release of the third game in the series by playing through these beauties

Inexplicable error causing Max Payne 2 'to stop working' - any ideas? In-game mouse settings. Generated Thu, 01 Dec 2016 04:53:28 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) This game worked on my older WIndows 7 laptop, but refuses to start up on my new desktop. :( #7 KoKINGoK View Profile View Posts 28 Oct, 2015 @ 8:48pm I

Please try the request again. Which OS do you use? Select the Max Payne 2 driver profile in NVIDIA Profile Inspector. I get the error "Missing Executable".

Max2 cd-exe has DEP enabled, but runs fine too... Also don't forget to run the game in Windows 98/ME compatibility mode. do you have a fix?Originally posted by lebartha:I have a feeling it has to do with the My Documents folder path change from windows 98-xp to vista/7/8. #4 Herman Cain View Reports indicate issues with the files x_level1.ras, x_level2.ras, and x_level3.ras.[2][3] Issues fixed[edit] Missing audio[edit] Use an unofficial patch[4] Download the unofficial patch.

Mathematically, division by zero results in infinity (zero goes an infinite number of times into ANY number). I've tried everything, including disabling DEP, nothing helps.