Solved

What is a cab.dat file? And is it possible to make 1?

Posted on 2004-10-31
409 Views
Last Modified: 2008-03-10
I have fifa 2005 but it is in german. In the read me file it tells me i have to paste in the english cab.dat file. The only problem is, there is no cab.dat file. So as this is the case i was wondering what it was and if possible if i would be able to make it myself.
Thanks in advance.
   Jeremiah
0
Question by:jeremiah3210
    3 Comments
     

    Expert Comment

    by:Eriken
    The English language files should be on the CDs?
    0
     

    Author Comment

    by:jeremiah3210
    I actually downladed the game from bit comet. So i don't have the cab.dat files. Would i be able to make them myself? Or is it too complicated?
    Thanks in advance
       Jeremiah
    0
     

    Accepted Solution

    by:
    The .dat file will be a custom data file which will contain English localisation details (such as english text for menus and english commentary sound files). You have almost no chance of making it yourself.

    If you want to play the game, buy it. If you're not sure you are going to like it hire it from a video store first to try it, then buy it.
    0

    Write Comment

    Please enter a first name

    Please enter a last name

    We will never share this with anyone.

    Featured Post

     Java Android Coding Bundle

    Whether you're an Apple user or Android addict, learning to code for the Android platform is an extremely valuable, in-demand skill. It all starts with Java, the language behind the apps and games that make Android the top platform it is today.

    What is RenderMan: RenderMan is a not any particular piece of software. RenderMan is an industry standard, defining set of rules that any rendering software should use, to be RenderMan-compliant. Pixar's RenderMan is a flagship implementation of …
    As game developers, we quickly learn that Artificial Intelligence (AI) doesn’t need to be so tough.  To reference Space Ghost: “Moltar, I have a giant brain that is able to reduce any complex machine into a simple yes or no answer. (http://www.youtu…
    With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…
    This video is in connection to the article "The case of a missing mobile phone (https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/28474/The-Case-of-a-Missing-Mobile-Phone.html)". It will help one to understand clearly the steps to track a lost android phone.

    913 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

    Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

    Join & Ask a Question

    Need Help in Real-Time?

    Connect with top rated Experts

    20 Experts available now in Live!

    Get 1:1 Help Now