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Mike Nomad
04-17-2011, 06:57 AM
Invasion 1944 - D-Day 2.5


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-Requirements-

-ARMA2 Combined Operations v1.59
http://community.bistudio.com/wiki/A2OA:_Patch_v1.59

(Combined Operations (CO) = ARMA2 and Operation Arrowhead (OA) combined install)

-CBA v0.7.4.154 (recommended version at time of writing)
http://www.gamefront.com/files/20227466/%40CBA.rar

-Installation instructions-
Ensure you are running ARMA2: Combined Operation v1.59 if not update!
http://community.bistudio.com/wiki/A2OA:_Patch_v1.59

NOTE: You only need to follow the install instructions that apply to the version you downloaded (Installer EXE, Archived 7z, or direct from YOMA Repository).

-Installer EXE-

1. Run the Invasion 1944 installer
I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.exe

2. Follow the on-screen prompts, when the installer asks point it to your ARMA 2 root directory e.g:

C:\Program Files\Bohemia Interactive\ArmA 2

All the mod folders (@I44, Missions, Keys etc) will be created automatically. Once completed close the installer.

3. If you have not already, install CBA
http://forums.bistudio.com/showthread.php?t=103871
for ARMA2:CO you just need to copy the @CBA folder to your ARMA2 directory e.g:

C:\Program Files\Bohemia Interactive\ArmA 2\@CBA

4. Run ArmA2: Combined Operations.

5. From the main menu select 'Expansions'.

6. Left click '@CBA' and press the 'Enable' button

7. Left Click '@I44CO' and press the 'Enable' button

8. Click 'OK'

9. A warning message will come up that the game needs to restart. Click 'OK'.

10. The game should now return to your desktop, and automatically restart the game with the mod loaded. You should notice the Invasion 1944 Loading screen if loaded correctly.


-7zip Archive-

1. Open the archive file with 7-Zip

2. Select the 'Extract' button.

3. In the 'Copy To' line paste you ArmA2 root folder e.g:

C:\Program Files\Bohemia Interactive\ArmA 2

4. Click 'OK' to start extracting the contents. Once extracted you can close 7zip.

5. If you have not already, install CBA
http://forums.bistudio.com/showthread.php?t=103871
for ARMA2:CO you just need to copy the @CBA folder to your ARMA2 directory e.g:

C:\Program Files\Bohemia Interactive\ArmA 2\@CBA

6. Run ArmA2: Combined Operations.

7. From the main menu select 'Expansions'.

8. Left click '@CBA' and press the 'Enable' button

9. Left Click '@I44CO' and press the 'Enable' button

10. Click 'OK'

11. A warning message will come up that the game needs to restart. Click 'OK'.

12. The game should now return to your desktop, and automatically restart the game with the mod loaded. You should notice the Invasion 1944 Loading screen if loaded correctly.


-YOMA Addon Sync-

1. Download YOMA Addon Sync 2009, go to:
http://dev-heaven.net/projects/yoma-addonsync2009
select the 'Files' tab.
select either:
'AddonSync2009_Beta1.0.67.msi' for the installer version,
or
'z_AddonSync2009_Beta1.0.67.7z' for the 7zip version.

OR download YOMA directly from:
http://www.armaholic.com/page.php?id=8219

2. Install YOMA (either with the installer or by extracting the 7z version).

3. Start YOMA and click on the new server tab.

4. Paste the following line into the 'Auto Config URL' line:
Code:
http://addonsync.kellys-heroes.eu/AR.../i44CO-Repo.7z (http://addonsync.kellys-heroes.eu/ARMA2I44CO-Repository/i44CO-Repo.7z)
5. Click on 'Import Server' and hit save.

6. Go to your 'Download Addons' tab and click 'Check for addons'

7. Download addons.

8. You will also need to get CBA if you do not have it already and load it with Invasion 1944.

9. Go to launch game, click on 'Required Addons' and click on the 'Launch Game' button to start ArmA2:CO with Invasion 1944.

Notes:

-You can set basic parameters like no intro in your Launch Options
-Make sure to 'Delete extra files' after each download.


-Optional Shortcut (All versions)-

1. Create a shortcut using the 'arma2oa.exe', and add the following to the 'Target line'

-mod=expansion;@CBA;@i44co

for example:

"C:\Program Files\Bohemia Interactive\ArmA 2\arma2oa.exe" -mod=expansion;@CBA;@i44co

2. Double-click your new shortcut and enjoy!

Note: There's a folder of Icons you can use for your new shortcut in '\@I44CO\Shortcut Icons'

Steam Users: As steam versions install to a different directory (and you may have separate versions e.g. DVD of ArmA2 but Steam version of Operation Arrowhead) you may want to visit the following topics on our public forums and the BIS public forums:

http://ofp.gamepark.cz/invasion1944/...hp?topic=374.0 (http://ofp.gamepark.cz/invasion1944/public/index.php?topic=374.0)
http://ofp.gamepark.cz/invasion1944/...hp?topic=391.0 (http://ofp.gamepark.cz/invasion1944/public/index.php?topic=391.0)
http://forums.bistudio.com/showthread.php?t=101214

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-Content-

Here's a brief summary of what's included check the classlist.txt for a full list of units objects weapons and ammunition:

Soldiers
United States - 1st & 29th Infantry Division, 5th Ranger Battalion, 82nd & 101st Parachute Infantry Regiment.
United Kingdom - 6th Airborne Division, British Commandos.
Germany - Heer, Heer-Camoflagued, Fallschirmjäger, Schutzstaffel.

With over 30 infantry weapons.

Vehicles
30+ German vehicles - including tanks, recon vehicles and troop carriers.
20+ Allied vehicles - including tanks, recon vehicles, troop carriers and landing craft.

Aircraft
Allied - B-17 Flying Fortress, Douglas C-47A Skytrain, Lockheed P-38 Lightning, P-51D Mustang, Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIa, Spitfire Mk.Ia.
Axis - Bf-109E4, Bf-109F2, Bf-109G6, Ju-52/3mg5e, Ju-87.

Missions
14 MP Missions
9 SP Missions

Soundtrack
An hour of original music by SFG

Other
Ambient Environment objects - ships and aircraft for atmospheric purposes, not actually playable.
Ballistics coding
Weapon Resting
Bayonets (German K98k and M1 Garand only for now)
Prone AT Weapon Firing
Custom Weapon Animations (holding and reloading)
Player wounding system (more improvements to come)
In-game User interface (attaching bayonet, building sandbags, foxholes etc)
Overpressure effect

DOWNLOAD BELOW

INSTALLER EXE
http://addonsync.dyneslott.com/files...MA2CO-v2-5.exe (http://addonsync.dyneslott.com/files/arma2/addons/i44/2.5/I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.exe)
Mirrors:
http://tier1ops.eu/files/i44/2.5/I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.exe

7zip
http://addonsync.dyneslott.com/files...RMA2CO-v2-5.7z (http://addonsync.dyneslott.com/files/arma2/addons/i44/2.5/I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.7z)
Mirrors:
http://tier1ops.eu/files/i44/2.5/I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.7z
http://hoststuff.forgottenhonor.com/...RMA2CO-v2-5.7z (http://hoststuff.forgottenhonor.com/hoststuff/arma/FH_Addons/I44-ARMA2CO-v2-5.7z)

YOMA Repo
Code:
http://addonsync.kellys-heroes.eu/AR.../i44CO-Repo.7z (http://addonsync.kellys-heroes.eu/ARMA2I44CO-Repository/i44CO-Repo.7z)
Six Updater
sixupdater://dl.kellys-heroes.eu/i44_server.yml

Thanks for the hosts!

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-Bug Reporting-

If you find any issues with this release, or just want to give us some feedback, please visit our Dev-Heaven site to report bugs and issues directly to the team:

http://dev-heaven.net/projects/inv44


-Contacting us-

We can be contacted on our forums http://ofp.gamepark.cz/invasion1944/public/ for help on getting this release to run in ArmA2.

Invasion 1944
2011
http://invasion1944.info (http://invasion1944.info/)


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Fishsticks
04-20-2011, 12:54 PM
Anyone tried this yet?

My computer doesn't have the balls to run Arma 2 but I would upgrade if this is the reason.

Dak Knight
04-22-2011, 08:24 PM
Yes i have it installed and so far like it a lot, i don't run game with Steam as it has horrible support for arma2. Buy the disk, better performance, at least for me.