To install the game from the archive, WinRar must be installed on your computer or laptop. With this program, you can unzip the installation files of the game in the local hard drive. Then you can start installing the game. If WinRar is not installed on your PC, be sure to install it. If you have installed this program, then you can start studying the material … Open the archive with the game So, on your computer, open the folder in which the downloaded game in rar or zip format lies.
Then we hover over the archive with the game and once press the left mouse button, after which this archive with the game will be highlighted. Now, without moving the mouse cursor from the archive, you need to press the right mouse button once.
After that, the context menu will open, in which you need to move the mouse cursor over the “Open with” item and select the “WinRAR archive” item in the additional context menu that opens. When you select the “WinRAR archive” item, this archive with the game will be opened using the WinRAR program. Now we can extract all the necessary files and start installing our game. Unpack game files Please note : before you start extracting files, you need to create a folder with the name of your game in the local drive, since we will extract the installation files to this folder. I created my folder in the local drive (G). So, to continue and unzip the installation files you need to press the key combination Ctrl + A.
Use WinRAR program to extract zip file
After that, all the installation files of the game will be highlighted. Now you need to move the cursor to any selected location and press the right mouse button once. Next, the context menu will open, in which you need to select the “Extract to specified folder” item. When you select “Extract to the specified folder”, a window will open on your computer in which you will need to specify the folder that we created to extract the installation files.
So, on the right side of the WinRAR program, open the local disk and select the folder into which the installation files will be extracted. After you specify the path to extract the files you will have to click on the “OK” button. When you click on the “OK” button, the process of extracting installation files to the folder of your choice will begin on your computer. In the line “Time passed”, you will see how long this process lasts. In the line “Approximately left”, you will see how much time is left until the end of this process. Install an unzipped game After the extraction of installation files is completed on your computer, you need to open the local drive on your computer where you created the folder for extracting the installation files.
To continue and install the unzipped game, you need to open the pack and find the installation file “SETUP”. So, to start the installation of the game we need to run the installation file “setup”. It’s best to install the game as administrator, for this we hover over the file “setup.exe” and press the right mouse button once. In the menu that opens, click on the line “Run as administrator”. When you run the setup file, the setup wizard for your game will open on your computer.
Install Games in local drive C
To continue and install the game you need to click on the “Next” button. When you click on the “Next” button, the next installation step will open on your computer in which you need to specify the installation path for this game. Please note : in no case install games in the local drive “C”, since the local drive contains Windows.
For example, the installation path of the game should look like this : G: \ Games \ Asterix and Obelix XXL 3 or D: \ Games \ Games \ the name of your game . It all depends on what letter is assigned to your local drive. When installing the game, you will also be asked to select some settings, such as creating a shortcut on the desktop – creating a game folder in the menu and installing additional DrectX software and microsoft visual c ++ After you make the necessary settings, you just have to click on the “Install” or “Install” button. When you click on the “Install” button, the installation process of the game will begin on your computer.
The installation process of the game can take from several minutes to several hours. Install DrectX In some games, after installing the game, the software installation starts, and in some games during installation this “software” is not installed at all. If after installation the DrectX window appears, install it. Installing “DirectX” – put a tick in front of the line “I accept the terms of this agreement” and click on the “Next” button. When you click on the “Next” button, the process of checking the installed DirectX on your computer will begin on your computer. If the latest version of DirectX is installed on your computer, then in a special window you will see a message stating that the latest version of DirectX is used on your computer.
DirectX helps to run game Properly
If on your computer the old version of DirectX is not installed or installed, then the installation of the latest version of DirectX will begin on your computer. After the installation of DirectX is completed, you just have to click on the “Finish” button. Install microsoft visual c ++ In rare cases, during the installation of a game, you may be asked install the package “microsoft visual c ++”. If this utility package is installed on your computer, then you do not need to install it. If microsoft visual c ++ is not installed on your PC, be sure to install it.
To install microsoft visual, put a check mark in front of the line “I accept the license terms” and click on the “Install” button. If during installation, an error window appears or asks you to fix the version. That is uniquely microsoft visual is already installed on your PC, you will just need to cancel the installation. The final step of installing the game After installing “DirectX” or “microsoft visual c ++”, the final stage of installing this game will open on your computer. To complete the installation, click on the “Finish” or “Finish” button. In such a simple way, games with the rar or zip format are installed.