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Spore Download Issues via Game Disk

by coimiceoir
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Spore Download Issues via Game Disk

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Recently just got a external disc drive and started running the old Spore on it. It is recognized as Spore on my computer, which is running Windows 10, but it does not download and does not allow me to open it and start the game. It recognizes the game on the disc drive as a external slot, but not yet as a game. What should I do?

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Re: Spore Download Issues via Game Disk

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Hi @coimiceoir

 

The "SecuROM protection" disables external hard drive aswell CD / DVD burners to prevent "piracy".

That will be the error, why it doesn't work. If the game correctly installed from CD, it runs on the PC without CD.

Better would be a digital download through Origin

 

https://www.origin.com/en-us/store/spore

 

/Liz

I don't work for EA - I'm just only help other users
Jag jobbar inte för EA - jag hjälper bara andra spelare
Ich bin nur ein Spieler der anderen hilft und kein EA Mitarbeiter.
Mvh/Yours Liz
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