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Error code: -5003 : 0x5

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February 14, 2010 7:02:57 PM

Hi, i have tried to install a game onto my PC but within seconds of the game being installed a message pops up saying:
Error Code: -5003 : 0x5
Error Information:
>SetupDLL\SetupDLL.cpp (1814)
PAPP:Shogun - Total War - Gold Edition
PVENDOR:The Creative Assembly (
@Windows XP Service Pack 3 (2600) IE 8.0.6001.18702

If anyone can help i would be rally thankful

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February 14, 2010 7:04:06 PM

Wow.... what game and what are your computer specs?
February 14, 2010 7:27:19 PM

its sounds kinda lame but the game is "shogun total war" for windows 98 and XP, my PC is on XP and is about the games is about 10 years older then my PC with lower requirements then what my PC has. got any ideas?
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February 14, 2010 7:29:38 PM

i would if you would tell me your computer specs please!
and have you tried to reinstall?
February 14, 2010 7:45:45 PM

could you tell me what specs you need and i have tried to reinstall many times.
February 14, 2010 8:06:41 PM

Machine name: HOME-RZOR9EEOY4
Operating System: Windows XP Professional (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 3 (2600.xpsp_sp3_gdr.091208-2036)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Sony Corporation
System Model: PCV-RS402(CE)
BIOS: BIOS Date: 12/10/03 09:06:07 Ver: 08.00.08
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz (2 CPUs)
Memory: 512MB RAM
Page File: 602MB used, 647MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)

IS this what you need?
February 14, 2010 8:45:48 PM

Yes those are the right specs. and I looked up the system reqs and you exceed all of them
February 14, 2010 9:17:22 PM

i no thats what i dont get. like i said the games is years older the me PC. i have looked on google and other engines but all it keeps on coming up with is stuff like directx needs updating which is no good considering the aged of the game.