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Author Topic:  Hmm strange  (Read 135 times)

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Joe

« on: 13, August 2019, 04:52:03 »
This is not that important, but figured I would post about it anyways.  Did you know if you are logged into main and uninstalled the game the client would stay open.  Then when downloading and installing new client (with old client still open)  you get these errors but the game still installs.  I ignored the errors to continue testing this odd occurrence.  Most players would never try this but I did it accidentally.

No big deal just wanted to show.

_people_

« Reply #1 on: 14, August 2019, 03:48:59 »
There's probably a way to make sure the client isn't running prior to uninstalling the client. I think it's unable to delete those files because Windows has a lock on them when you run the client. I'll look into it for the next client build.

What's more concerning to me is this Windows SmartScreen crap. I wonder if it's deterring people from playing the game. I've looked into getting the installer and client signed but it seems pretty difficult. Something I'm still in the process of researching.
-- _people_ :)

Joe

« Reply #2 on: 14, August 2019, 04:17:31 »
No the smart screen only showed up along with the errors when I had the client open while installing a fresh copy.

_people_

« Reply #3 on: 14, August 2019, 06:48:26 »
I get the Smart Screen message any time I install a fresh copy of the client to test a new installer package. And I think it's highly likely that most people see the message when installling the game for the first time.
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