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28. Re: Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Preloads Nov 23, 2012, 17:16 RaZ0r!
 
WaltC wrote on Nov 23, 2012, 16:12:
RaZ0r! wrote on Nov 23, 2012, 14:56:
When it's 75% off on Steam, please let me know. In the meantime I picked this up earlier this year for $20.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005JQ064A

This is probably a word to the wise, and I don't think even applies to the original BG1, anyway...but just in case you aren't aware of it--as I wasn't initially--when Amazon game descriptions say "Win7 compatible" in the description, what they are usually always talking about with much older games is "Win 7 x86" compatible, because these are 16-bit Windows games that will run fine on Win7 x86 but *won't run at all--won't even install* on Win7 x64 systems.

All eight games run flawlessly on my installation of Windows 7 64-bit.

EDIT: Just for clarification: They INSTALL and RUN flawlessly on Win 7 64-bit. No need for compatibility modes or anything else to install or run them.

This comment was edited on Nov 23, 2012, 19:48.
 
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