i am trying to download RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 to my pc. its updated and I have windows 10. the game downloaded but when I click play it asks if I want to download to my computer and I said yes. it then said that an app on my computer needs directplay, when I click install this feature it starts too and then it says the following feature couldn"t be installed. it said the function attempted to use a name that was already reserved for another transaction. with the error:0x80071A90. I have already tried going to programs and features and enabling it under legacy components and I get the same notification. the game said it worked on windows 10.please help I already bought the game.

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Replied on January 11, 2016
Hello,

Welcome to urbanbreathnyc.com Community and Thank you for posting your query.

Sorry for the inconvenience caused with Windows 10.

Did you run the game in compatibility mode and check?

You may follow the below methods and check.

Method 1: Let’s boot your computer into clean boot and run the game and check if the problem exists.

https://support.urbanbreathnyc.com.com/en-us/kb/929135

Note 1: The above link also applies to windows 10.

Note 2: please refer “How to reset the computer to start normally after clean boot troubleshooting” section to start the computer back to normal mode.

This article describes how to start your computer by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs so that you can determine whether a background program is interfering with your game or program. This kind of startup is known as a "clean boot." This article also provides information that you can use to troubleshoot application or service conflicts.

Method 2: Let’s run the game in compatibility modeand check if the issue persist.

To change mode follow the steps below:

1. Right clickon thegame application and selectProperties.

2. Click the Compatibility tab and then tick the box labelledRun this program in compatibility mode for.

3. Select the version of Windows that the app worked in before and ClickOK.

Method 3: If the issue still persists, I suggest you to install the game file in compatibility mode and check.

Follow the steps to install in Compatibility mode.

1. Right click the game installation file and select Properties then tap or click the Compatibility tab.

2. Place a check in the Run this program in compatibility mode

3. Tap or click the drop down box and select a previous operating system, then tap or click OK.

4. Try installing the game and check.

Method 4: You may update the graphics driver and check if it helps, you may refer to the below article on how to update the drivers in Windows 10.

http://windows.urbanbreathnyc.com.com/en-in/windows-10/how-to-update-drivers

If the issue still persist, you may contact the RollerCoaster Tycoon 2game support.

Hope the information helps. Do reply if you need further assistance.

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Thank you.


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