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Error After Patching

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Installed a patch and now the game wont work.

I need some help here from anyone that can. I haven't played 2142 in quite some time so I went to play it and the game said I had to install a patch. This is when things stopped working. After running the patch I get the following error message.
I have tried several patches and still get the same thing. Is there just bad patches out there? Any help is greatly appreciated. *******NOTES******* YES, I own the game. YES, The CD is in the drive. NO, I am not using no cd software. YES, I tried the ea downloader patch. YES, I tried the XFIRE Patch as well.

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  • 9y
    Uninstal reinstal drag patch into your battlefield directory run hopefully works if not go to www.eagames.com
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    Install the patch before the most recent patch, then install the most recent patch
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    I tried both of those suggestions and I am still having the same problem. *****UPDATE**** I copied a known working directory from another computer to mine and I still got the same message. This leads me to believe there is some strange hardware issue with my rig or something.
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    Im just wondering if I could see your dvd drive model and name, I know there is some conflict between some newer dvd drives and bf2142 as well as bf2
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    Posted by WinRAR Im just wondering if I could see your dvd drive model and name, I know there is some conflict between some newer dvd drives and bf2142 as well as bf2
    I really do not know, It is the one that came with my computer. Its a newer Dell XPS though. I do have another one that I can try it with. I will re-install the game on a different drive and see what happens. Thanks for the suggestion. =) EDIT!!!!!!!!!!!! Never mind, my board is only set up for sata drives...I cannot check another one because it is IDE. I guess I will just have to deal with out the game. Thanks for everyones suggestions and ideas though.
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