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Installing F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin from disc

What is the process of installing my retail copy of F.E.A.R. 2 : Project Origin on my PC?

First, make sure Steam is installed. Click here to: download and install the latest version of Steam.

Once Steam has been installed, please continue by following these directions:

  • Login to the account you wish to use to access your games. Note: You may only register your CD Key to one account.
  • Put Disk 1 in your DVD drive.
    • If the installer does not automatically start, right-click on the drive and go to Explore.
    • Double-click the Setup.exe.
  • You will be presented with the following menu:

    FEAR2 Installation Menu

    Select Install.

    Note:If you have previously registered your copy of F.E.A.R. 2 to your computer, you will use the option Reinstall.

  • You will be asked for the product code from this purchase.

    Locate the CD Key that came with your purchase and enter it here.

    Note: Steam CD Keys do not include the number 1, number 0, or the letter O. If you see what looks like a one, use the letter i. If you see what appears to be a zero or the letter O, use the letter Q.

  • Click Next>
  • The game will be activated momentarily.

  • You will then see an "Activation Successful" message box.  If desired, you may click Print Receipt then click Next>
     
  • You will be presented with the following dialog box:

    Select any options you wish and click Next>

     

  • You will be presented with the following dialog box:

    Wait... Note: "Installing from disk..."

  • You will then be prompted to "Insert Disk 2:"

  • You will then see the following dialog box:

    Wait some more...

  • You will be presented with the following dialog box:

    Click Finish.

  • Your game will download an update as part of the authentication process. When the game reads Ready to Play, it is ready to play.

 

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