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Narratorway
16th Mar 2017, 21:32
OS: Windows 7 64bit
Processor: i5-4690k @ 3.50 GHz
Mobo: Asus Z97-A
Video: GTX 970 4GB Vers.378.78
RAM: 8GB


- Downloaded through Steam, then closed down computer after confirming download complete. Did not launch game.

- First thing upon turning on computer was try to launch game by right-clicking on steam icon in taskbar. Prepare to launch window appeared for half second, then disappeared. Game did not start.

- Tried launching game directly from steam library. Prepare to launch window appeared for half second, then disappeared. Game did not start.

- Verified cache. Cache 100% verified. Tried to launch game. Prepare to launch window appeared for half second, then disappeared. Game did not start.

- Opened local files folder from steam. Located DXMD.exe and ran as admin. Prepare to launch window appeared for full second, then disappeared. Game did not start.

- Opened _Commonredist in local files folder and opened:
- vcredist_x64.exe. Selected 'repair'. Required restart.
- vcredist_x86.exe. Selected 'repair'.
- dotNetFx40_Full_x86_x64.exe. Installation said dotNet up to date
- DXSETUP.exe. Software installed.

- Re-attempted to launch game through previous methods. Prepare to launch window appeared for half second, then disappeared. Game did not start.