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SimCity 5 - Error 3000, Can't play

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SimCity 5 - Error 3000, Can't play

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When I press "Play" after 10 sec. Error 3000.. I have all the minimum requirement! What should I do?

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Re: SimCity 5 - Error 3000, Can't play

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so you fell like this guy right?

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsqUZkmO-zk

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Yeah, exactly.. Can I resolve this problem?

I uninstall and reinstall Origin and the "Error 3000" doesn't come back, BUT th game doesn't start.

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Not to downplay your issue, but that was freakin' hilarious.

 

Googled Error 3000 and nothing. You'd think they would at least give you a hint as to what was going on.

 

Someone found an Origin log file that might help. C:\Program Data\Origin\logs. Worth a shot.

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No more Error 3000, but the game don't start.. Like crashes.. The computer works but the game no..

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Re: SimCity 5 - Error 3000, Can't play

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There's a SimCity log file written on startup in

 

C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\SimCity\SimCityUserData\yourname-PC_config.log.

 

It's contiguous but might highlight an issue. You would think the error has to be logged somewhere.

 

Maybe Windows Event Viewer (Applications) ?

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ok, so boggie jokes aside,

what is your hardware..

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WIN XP 2002 SP3

CPU INTEL Q8200  2,33 Ghz

2.00 GB RAM

Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT

HD > 10Gb

 

 

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Re: SimCity 5 - Error 3000, Can't play

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so you fell like this guy right?

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsqUZkmO-zk


Well actually he made one specifically for this game > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cCL0T2pVP8

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