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Old 12-25-2004, 03:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default error 1402

Whenever i try installing HL2 i get
error 1402: could not open key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Valve\Steam. Verify that you have suffienct access to that key, or contact your support personnel.

I'm on an adiminster's account for sure.. please help

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Old 12-25-2004, 07:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Is this a COPY of the said game? If so, just BUY it.
STEAM....I know this is a software from valve. Have installed it before then unistalled it? Re-install it and see if it is a go.

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Old 12-25-2004, 08:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yes, i bought the game..
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Old 12-25-2004, 08:40 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Did you buy it from steam or buy the cd or dvd version?
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Old 12-25-2004, 08:43 PM   #5 (permalink)
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cd version
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Old 01-18-2008, 12:25 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Default Re: error 1402

Go to Start -> Launch, execute w/e my pc is in spanish so I don't know how's it in english
in the rectangle put regedit then search for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
then Software then Valve
DELETE the valve folder (press del)

Try installing it now =)

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