View Full Version : unzipping map issues
12-22-2007, 10:08 AM
I have a problem. I cannot unzip the maps into c:/programs/sony/everquest/maps. It gives me an error message like this: Access is denied: Cannot create. Am I doing something wrong or is it something on your end?
Please help. I need my maps.
12-22-2007, 12:57 PM
Sounds like a permissions issue on your end. Are you using Vista?
12-24-2007, 08:22 AM
Yes, my computer has Vista. It came with it on it.
12-27-2007, 07:30 AM
I am also having problems downloading the map packs on my computer that uses Vista. I have all the maps on my other computer downloaded just fine for EQ. I follow the steps and put the maps into the appropriate folder (suggested in the FAQs), it overwrites the old ones. Then sometimes I get the error message show in a previous post and sometimes it finishes the job. But I still do not see the maps I wanted in game. If there is a way for the site admin to help us this issue please do.
12-27-2007, 08:22 AM
Found out what my problem was... My WinRAR had expired. So I downloaded WinZIP. Why can't windows just come with that? Didn't they hose me enough for the program?
06-01-2008, 05:32 PM
Try putting the map pack on an external then taking the unzipped files from the external and put them back in the eq folder.
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