Windows 7 profile fix for cod5

#1
ive tried the normal fix of creating the directory and it still happens

x:\users\UrProfile\Local Settings\Application Data\Activision\players\profiles

is the vista file path

in win 7 its


x:\users\UrProfiles\Application Data\local\Activision\players\profiles\profilename\

ive created the active.txt but it still doesnt work

anyone had this problem????

i was able to fix it in vista
 


#2
not sure what it is you are trying to do, i have no problem saving my profile in either vista or W7
 


#3
yea same here, I save games all the time and no issues. hrmmm
 


#4
this was a know issue with on xp and vista


but the fix just isnt working


here is the fix for vista/xp

Here's the fix...

1) Navigate to C:/Users/NAME/AppData/Local/Activision/CoDWaW/players/profiles/ on your computer. MAKE SURE to enable hidden files and folders to see this .dir

2) Create a folder with the name of the profile you wish to use

3) Delete any other folders with other profile names that you see in the same .dir
 


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#5
Actually the easiest way that I got this to work was to install the game and then start it up. When you go in the first time and login to your online account your profiles will appear. Quit the game and then copy the above mentioned files to the correct location. Next time you start the game, your profiles should be updated.
 


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