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Heliathen    10

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Issue title

Cannot Launch Game

Steps to reproduce

Try to Start the Game

Describe your issue

I bought Don't Starve off of steam, and i sent the copy to a friend and we both downloaded it, his worked fine, but when i tried to start mine using my desktop icon it would say (one of the pictures below), if i started it from the play button in steam it would just be a white box for a second and disappear, not to mention my desktop is a little earth when it is supposed to be Wilson's head, btw my friend showed me his screen of him playing it via skype, so i know it should work. So i got a picture of the icon, the message that pops up when i use the desktop link, and the property sheet for the link, if i replace the name of the shortcut to rungameid219470 (dont starve) it changes the symbol of the link to wilsons head, but it still doesnt do anything, i couldnt get a picture of the white screen though because it is to fast.

Note: Sorry, i cannot attach any pictures, it sais i donot have permission. Hopefully you can easily fix the glitch just by reading what i have wrote, or you will email me for further communication and i can send u the pictures.

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gilgamesh    10

I am also having this issue on my laptop, but I'm look for the right place to post this so I hope the devs see it.

I have Intel graphics, but I tried the glcrash version to no avail. I'm not sure if mine is a video or permissions issue, but if it matters, I did try running the app as administrator (win7) and under win xp sp 2 according to the suggested compatability settings. This is what comes up in the crash dump:

Dump Summary


Dump File: dontstarve_steam_69253_crash_2012_11_21T2_40_35C0.mdmp : C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\dontstarve_steam_69253_crash_2012_11_21T2_40_35C0.mdmp

Last Write Time: 11/20/2012 7:40:35 PM

Process Name: dontstarve_steam.exe : C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\dontstarve_steam.exe

Process Architecture: x86

Exception Code: 0xC0000005

Exception Information: The thread tried to read from or write to a virtual address for which it does not have the appropriate access.

Heap Information: Not Present

System Information


OS Version: 5.1.2600

CLR Version(s):



Module Name Module Path Module Version

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dontstarve_steam.exe C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\dontstarve_steam.exe

ntdll.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ntdll.dll 6.1.7601.17514

kernel32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\kernel32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

KERNELBASE.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\KERNELBASE.dll 6.1.7601.17514

ws2_32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ws2_32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

msvcrt.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\msvcrt.dll 7.0.7600.16385

rpcrt4.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\rpcrt4.dll 6.1.7601.17514

sspicli.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\sspicli.dll 6.1.7601.17514

CRYPTBASE.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\CRYPTBASE.dll 6.1.7600.16385

sechost.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\sechost.dll 6.1.7600.16385

nsi.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\nsi.dll 6.1.7600.16385

Wldap32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Wldap32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

advapi32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\advapi32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

SDL2.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\SDL2.dll

winmm.dll C:\Windows\System32\winmm.dll 6.1.7601.17514

user32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\user32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

gdi32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\gdi32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

lpk.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\lpk.dll 6.1.7600.16385

usp10.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\usp10.dll 1.626.7601.17514

imm32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\imm32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

msctf.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\msctf.dll 6.1.7600.16385

version.dll C:\Windows\System32\version.dll 6.1.7600.16385

ole32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ole32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

oleaut32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\oleaut32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

fmodex.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\fmodex.dll

wsock32.dll C:\Windows\System32\wsock32.dll 6.1.7600.16385

msacm32.dll C:\Windows\System32\msacm32.dll 6.1.7600.16385

fmod_event.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\fmod_event.dll

opengl32.dll C:\Windows\System32\opengl32.dll 6.1.7600.16385

glu32.dll C:\Windows\System32\glu32.dll 6.1.7600.16385

ddraw.dll C:\Windows\System32\ddraw.dll 6.1.7600.16385

dciman32.dll C:\Windows\System32\dciman32.dll 6.1.7600.16385

setupapi.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\setupapi.dll 6.1.7601.17514

cfgmgr32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cfgmgr32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

devobj.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\devobj.dll 6.1.7600.16385

dwmapi.dll C:\Windows\System32\dwmapi.dll 6.1.7600.16385

steam_api.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\dont_starve\bin\steam_api.dll

shell32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\shell32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

shlwapi.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\shlwapi.dll 6.1.7601.17514

msvcp90.dll C:\Windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft.vc90.crt_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_9.0.30729.4974_none_50940634bcb759cb\msvcp90.dll 9.0.30729.4974

msvcr90.dll C:\Windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft.vc90.crt_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_9.0.30729.4974_none_50940634bcb759cb\msvcr90.dll 9.0.30729.4974

apphelp.dll C:\Windows\System32\apphelp.dll 6.1.7601.17514

AcLayers.dll C:\Windows\AppPatch\AcLayers.dll 6.1.7601.17514

userenv.dll C:\Windows\System32\userenv.dll 6.1.7601.17514

profapi.dll C:\Windows\System32\profapi.dll 6.1.7600.16385

winspool.drv C:\Windows\System32\winspool.drv 6.1.7601.17514

mpr.dll C:\Windows\System32\mpr.dll 6.1.7600.16385

AcGenral.dll C:\Windows\AppPatch\AcGenral.dll 6.1.7601.17514

uxtheme.dll C:\Windows\System32\uxtheme.dll 6.1.7600.16385

samcli.dll C:\Windows\System32\samcli.dll 6.1.7601.17514

sfc.dll C:\Windows\System32\sfc.dll 6.1.7600.16385

sfc_os.dll C:\Windows\System32\sfc_os.dll 6.1.7600.16385

urlmon.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\urlmon.dll 8.0.7601.17514

wininet.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wininet.dll 8.0.7601.17514

iertutil.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\iertutil.dll 8.0.7601.17514

crypt32.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\crypt32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

msasn1.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\msasn1.dll 6.1.7601.17514

AcXtrnal.dll C:\Windows\AppPatch\AcXtrnal.dll 6.1.7600.16385

shunimpl.dll C:\Windows\System32\shunimpl.dll 6.1.7601.17514

SortServer2003Compat.dll C:\Windows\System32\SortServer2003Compat.dll 6.1.7600.16385

GameOverlayRenderer.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\GameOverlayRenderer.dll

steamclient.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamclient.dll

imagehlp.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\imagehlp.dll 6.1.7601.17514

psapi.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\psapi.dll 6.1.7600.16385

tier0_s.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\tier0_s.dll

vstdlib_s.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\vstdlib_s.dll

pdh.dll C:\Windows\System32\pdh.dll 6.1.7601.17514

IPHLPAPI.DLL C:\Windows\System32\IPHLPAPI.DLL 6.1.7601.17514

winnsi.dll C:\Windows\System32\winnsi.dll 6.1.7600.16385

secur32.dll C:\Windows\System32\secur32.dll 6.1.7601.17514

cryptsp.dll C:\Windows\System32\cryptsp.dll 6.1.7600.16385

rsaenh.dll C:\Windows\System32\rsaenh.dll 6.1.7600.16385

Steam.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\Steam.dll 2.0.1482.30

dbghelp.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\dbghelp.dll

CSERHelper.dll C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\CSERHelper.dll

ig4icd32.dll C:\Windows\System32\ig4icd32.dll

mswsock.dll C:\Windows\System32\mswsock.dll 6.1.7601.17514

wship6.dll C:\Windows\System32\wship6.dll 6.1.7600.16385

WSHTCPIP.DLL C:\Windows\System32\WSHTCPIP.DLL 6.1.7600.16385

dnsapi.dll C:\Windows\System32\dnsapi.dll 6.1.7601.17514

rasadhlp.dll C:\Windows\System32\rasadhlp.dll 6.1.7600.16385

FWPUCLNT.DLL C:\Windows\System32\FWPUCLNT.DLL 6.1.7601.17514

clbcatq.dll C:\Windows\SysWOW64\clbcatq.dll 2001.12.8530.16385

MMDevAPI.dll C:\Windows\System32\MMDevAPI.dll 6.1.7601.17514

propsys.dll C:\Windows\System32\propsys.dll 7.0.7601.17514

AudioSes.dll C:\Windows\System32\AudioSes.dll 6.1.7601.17514

powrprof.dll C:\Windows\System32\powrprof.dll 6.1.7600.16385

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Heliathen    10

Seems like theirs an issue with Intel Graphics & Don't Starve. I hope they get it fixed Soon :/, hopefully the next update in 7 days will have the bugfix in it?, i hope they also do something about getting keys off of steam to, i think that you should get a key for playing online on Chrome if you buy it from steam.

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