Once you have them downloaded run regular ARMA 2 first. Now check so the key is changed in Regedit After it is changed you have to lock it with the following steps 1. When you did this and set the new key. The only way I found the solution was to take the ArmA II KEY from there and make a copy of it into the OA folder.
NotSoCraZyGamer 179,356 views 11:00 Arma II: Combined Operations | How To Change Your CD Key (Cracked) - Duration: 6:40. This is easier for Combined Operations. You cannot change your CD key to a valid CD key - Impossible.
Congrats, your fixed.... Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. By the way great support from steam even though they might have not 100% hammered my problem it's what got me to figure it out. You need to install AND PLAY regular arma2 BEFORE you attempt to install Operation arrowhead. #5 < > Showing 1-5 of 5 comments Per page: 15 30 50 Arma 2: Operation
Loading... Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Jason9811 View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by Jason9811 Find Threads by Jason9811 07-23-2010, 01:36 PM #6 Dwarden Bohemia Interactive Join Date: Sep 2003 Reputation: 362 After some trial and error I think it seems the Key Changer can't take in the letter "Q" or letter "U", and my CD Key contains the letter "U".
Should I come back to play again? - This is what our community recommends! permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Knall0rI can't be a hero. 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(2 children)CD Keys are stored hexadecimal in the Registry. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries.Some geospatial data on this website is provided by geonames.org. Last edited by Ryzo; 6th December 2012 at 02:10 PM.
You can try it out by putting in some random string with any of those 2 letters in it and see if it works.
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For future reference I made a step guide for anyone else who gets this error and it might just help the situation more.
Then reinstall fresh.
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ArmA II works but not OA?
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http://img825.imageshack.us/img825/1544/keychanger.png Uploaded with ImageShack.us 09-01-2012 semerie I'm having the same problem after accidentally logging into steam, I'm trying to re enter my new key, but for some reason I keep getting
To me, seems like phishing. http://steamcommunity.com/app/33930/discussions/0/882963520770203551/ You can try it out by putting in some random string with any of those 2 letters in it and see if it works. activate it on steam and check for cdkey after that. Step 6: Right click on the "ArmA 2 OA folder and rename to whatever, put a "1" at the end.
Never put in a serial number and I've uninstalled and reinstalled twice with the same issue. useful reference That fixes 95% of the problems I have with steam. Click on advanced 5. Disallowed content Memes and other wasteful content Post those to /r/dayzlol Promotion of cheats or exploits Promotion of servers/communities/groups Server promotion belongs in /r/dayzservers Group promotion in /r/dayzlfg Sharing server and
It was a steal and I saved on it. Just so its different than what is originally was. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. my review here Step 1: Go to Start>RUN Step 2: Type "regedit" & hit enter Step 3: Right click on "HKEY_Local_Machine" select find and search for "wow6432node" Step 4: Right click on "wow6432node" select
Working... I right click, paste what he gave me, then it shows the new key (which is identical to what he gave me). EDIT: Ok, nvm I just needed to redo.
I downloaded ArmA2 Combined Operation initially through torrent and I purchased OA on a directdownload website.
After some trial and error I think it seems the Key Changer can't take in the letter "Q" or letter "U", and my CD Key contains the letter "U". Cheers and hope it works for the rest of you. Reason: double posting BMmarc is offline BMmarc View Public Profile Find More Posts by BMmarc 28th November 2012, 10:13 PM #64 XZeenon n00bie Join Date: Aug 2012 Posts: 10 Reputation: get redirected here I tried AUC Enabled/Disabled.
It quick fixed whatever was the problem and now everything works flawlessly! Sign in 23 8 Don't like this video? Slide the slider all the way to the bottom "Never Notify", and click OK. Published on Oct 21, 2012This video is on how to fix the -Bad serial number given in setup-Key Changer I Use - http://www.mediafire.com/?0ui98awxef3...CAN'T DELETE REGISTRY FILE?Right click on the one you