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Brian Lara Cricket on WindowsXP

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How do we make the Brian Lara Cricket (Full Version) by Codemasters to work in Windows XP?
It worked fine with ME but doesnt work in XP.
Any suggestions/workarounds?
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Try this (got this from a related forum):

Download the patch from this web site : http://cloud.prohosting.com/ghostbot/ (active x should be on to view files) Overwrite previous executable file and run the game as usual.

Files from http://cloud.prohosting.com/ghostbot are working in WInXP. Keep in mind though, these are not no-cd cracks. You will need the game cd in the drive while playing (though it might work with a backup CD as well).

The files from http://cloud.prohosting.com/ghostbot are working, but you will not be able to use official Codemasters wide ball patch. See the frequently asked questions here: http://www.geocities.com/atulybx 
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The new page with the FAQ is http://www.geocities.com/cricketgames2004/
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Any success?
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PAQ/Points awarded to mcwojtekk (ie me).

I have answered this before (see http://www.experts-exchange.com/Miscellaneous/Games/Win95_Games/Q_21034868.html ). It is the full solution.
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