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Civ 5 launch error

Discussion in 'Civ5 - Macintosh' started by Naire, Feb 6, 2011.

  1. Naire

    Naire Chieftain

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    Hi everyone,

    For some reason, I just can't launch Civ 5, it worked once and never ever after :/

    When I try to open the application, I got a black screen with Civ 5 menu on top, I have to wait for 2-3 mins and then an error box pop saying (Translation from french sorry if it's not perfect):

    Civ 5.exe encountered a serious problem and have to exit.
    This may be due to an error inside the program or a Wine issue.

    And usual "you can report this bug".

    I don't know what to do, I tried to unistall/install twice, and it still doesn't work.

    I'm on Mac Pro with NVIDIA GeForce 320M

    Thank you for answering.
     
  2. forty2j

    forty2j Chieftain

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    Hmm. Sounds like you're not actually running the Mac version.. try logging into Steam while in OS X and downloading/running that.

    I'm not sure who to ask if you really want the PC version to work in Wine.
     

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