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Jack McMad
29.03.2005, 20:37
Operating System: Win 2K SP4
Burning Software: Iomega Hotburn Pro ver 2.2.2 build 38
Anti-virus Software: Symantec AV 8.00.9374
DAEMON Tools Version: 3.47


I have a legal copy of Call of Duty. When I install from CD-ROM it halts on the insertion of the second CD and will not go past 46%. It is a common problem that I have with any multi disk game, however I have a work around for all others except COD.

With Hotburn I have created 2x iso image files of the game (1 for each CD). I can start off the install through Daemon tools and it will install as if it is installing the first CD.

How do I point the installation to the second image file to install the rest of the game?

I have tried the WINDOWS key and then mounted the image in DM Tools but it will not go any further. It just goes as far as 'Insert Disk 2 and click OK.'

I have also tried creating 2 virtual drives and mounting each image on each drive. It still won't pick up the 2nd virtual CD.

Is there anything that I can do with Daemon Tools to solve this or will I have to have the game installed before I can use DM? Please help as I am at my wits end.

Thanking you in advance,

Jack McMad.

29.03.2005, 21:45
Check if it works if you enable AIN (auto insert notification).
Or install from original cds - will work fine from image anyway.

30.03.2005, 01:41
Operating System: Windows XP
Burning Software: Nero
Anti-virus Software: Norton
DAEMON Tools Version: 3.47

How do i enable AIN? I'm at the set paremters things and i cannot enable the AIN action.

30.03.2005, 10:14
Easiest way is to install CloneCD and to change related settings. Note that you do NOT need to enable autorun, but you can if you want/need it - but it won't work without AIN.