Unable to play Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic 2, error message "game stopped working".

Original Title: Kotor works but Kotor 2 no, how can I fix it?

I instaled star wars kotorin my computer (windows 7) and it worked perfectly.  I donwloaded star wars kotor 2 and it lets my make my charachter and that but 

after the intro video it says that the game stopped working. Please help.

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Last updated February 27, 2018 Views 708 Applies to:


Were there any changes made on the computer prior to this issue?

Compatibility details of “Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic 2” with Windows 7 is currently unavailable at the Windows 7 Compatibility Center.

You may check for program compatibility from the link:

Windows 7 Compatibility Center

Method 1:
I would suggest you to run the Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic 2 in compatibility mode. Refer the link and check if it helps:
Make older programs run in this version of Windows

Method 2:
If the issue still persists I would suggest you to make sure that you have the latest Windows 7 compatible display drivers installed on your computer.
Visit the computer/motherboard manufacturer’s website and download and install the latest display drivers. For more information on updating drivers refer the link.

Update drivers: recommended links


Refer the link for additional information:

Diagnosing basic problems with DirectX

If the issue is still not resolved you may contact the Game Manufacturer. Refer the link for contact details.

Technical Support (Self-Help) - Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

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