During the install process of RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3, you will be required to input a CD-KEY before the install process can proceed.
The CD-KEY for RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 CD-ROM is printed on a sticker attached to the CD-ROM tray, CD-ROM case or the CD-ROM disc sleeve.
Input the key when the installer prompts you to do so. DO NOT LOSE THISKEY! THE GAME CANNOT BE INSTALLED WITHOUT IT.
The ReadMe File
The RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 CD-ROM game has a ReadMe file where you can view both the License Agreement and updated information about the game. We strongly encourage you to take the time to read this file in order to benefit from changes made after the manual went to print.
To view this file, double-click on it in the RollerCoasterTycoon® 3 directory found on your hard drive (usually C:\Program Files\Atari\RollerCoaster® Tycoon 3). You can also view the ReadMe file by first clicking on the Start button on your Windows® taskbar, then on Programs, then on Atari, then on RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3, and then on the ReadMe file.
Operating System: Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP (Windows® XP recommended)
Processor:Pentium® III 733 MHz or compatible (Pentium® 4 1.3 GHz or compatible recommended)
Memory: 128 MB RAM; 256 MB for XP (256 MB; 384 MB for XP recommended)
Hard Disk Space: 800 MB free
CD-ROM Drive: 4X Speed or faster (8X or faster recommended)
Video: ATI Radeon™ or 32 MB GeForce™ 2 or higher. (64 MB ATI Radeon recommended)
Sound: Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP-compatible 16-bit sound card* (PC audiosolution containing Dolby® Digital Live required for Dolby Digital audio)
DirectX®: DirectX® version 9.0 (included) or higher
*Indicates device should be compatible with DirectX® version 9.0 or higher.
SETUP AND INSTALLATION
1.Start Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP.
2.Insert the RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 CD-ROM game disc into your CD-ROM drive.
3.If AutoPlay is enabled, the RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3Autoplay Menu should appear. If AutoPlay is not enabled, or the installation does not start automatically, click on the Start button on your Windows® taskbar, then on Run. Type D:\Autorun.exe and click on OK. Note: If your CD-ROM drive is assigned to a letter other than D, substitute that letter.
4.On the RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 Autoplay Menu, click the INSTALL button and follow the on-screeninstructions to finish installing the RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 CD-ROM game.
5.Once installation is complete, you may launch the game either from the Autoplay Menu by clicking the PLAY button, or by clicking on the Start button on the Windows® taskbar, then Programs > Atari > RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 > Play RollerCoaster® Tycoon 3 (for XP users, click on the Start button, then on All Programs > Atari >RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 > RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3).
Note: You must have the RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 game disc in your CD-ROM drive to play.
Installation of DirectX®
The RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 CD-ROM requires DirectX® 9.0 or higher in order to run. . If you do not have DirectX® 9.0 or higher installed on your computer, click “Yes” to accept the DirectX® 9.0 License Agreement. This will thenlaunch the DirectX® 9.0 Install.
Microsoft Photo Story® 3
Microsoft Photo Story 3 for Windows lets you create fun and exciting video stories from your pictures. By using Photo Story 3, you can touch-up, add motion, effects, music, and more to your pictures and save them as a video story that you and others can watch in a media player that supports playback of Windows Media® Video (WMV) files, suchas Windows Media Player 10.
Photo Story 3 is included with RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 so you can share the screenshots and the peep photos you take in RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 with your friends and family in a fun and exciting way.
If Photo Story 3 for Windows is already installed on your computer, or if your computer is not running the Microsoft Windows XP operating system, the Option to intall...