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Cities XXL - 2xDVD5 [CIUv2.0.5.1g]

Cities XXL - 2xDVD5

Images: Google Search
Icon: Game's Icon
Cursor: Own made based on Game's Cursor
Music: BG Music from Menus taken from game files
Button Sounds: Taken from Game SFX files
Setup Graphics: VollachR (Based mostly on materials extracted from the game)
Conversion Type: Upgraded from CIU v2.0.3.5 to CIU
Compression type: Freearc: Default Compression Level + CLS-Diskspan
Compression Time: Approx. 4 Minutes
Conversion Complete Time: Approx. 4 Minutes
Install Time: Approx. 5 Minutes
Tested On: Windows 10 64bit
Redist: Yes
Version: 1.1
First Created: February 2015

Supported Install Languages:

Multi12: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Danish, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese, Russian, Turkish, German

1. Install Cities XXL, Update if neccessary

2. Download & Extract CitiesXXL.rar anywhere you want, NOT the game's install folders.

Note: Add any additional files you want to include in the last disc to the sub-folder [Common\Files\Misc] (Soundtrack/artwork/NoCD Patch/etc.)

Please Note: DO NOT copy the manuals from the game folder to the [Common\Files\Misc] folder, the conversion copies & renames them automatically to the first disc of the conversion to be opened from Autorun menu.

3. Run Converter.exe and select the folder where the game is installed

4. Follow the on screen instruction and select the location to create the conversion, what to do when conversion ends and if the ISO files should be automatically created and if so where to create them.

5. Wait for conversion to finish.

6. Test your conversion before burning.


Final Size:

Note: Will vary by Updates & DLCs

DVD 1: 4.33GB
DVD 2: 2.48GB (W/O Additional Files)

Redist Information:


Name=Microsoft Visual C++ 2010
Argument=/q /norestart

Name=Microsoft Visual C++ 2013
Argument=/quiet /norestart

Name=.Net Framework 4.5.1
Argument=/q /norestart

Name=Windows Vista KB971512 (X86)

Name=Windows Vista KB971512 (X64)
Version History:

Version 1.1:
  • Updated from CIU to CIU
  • Now Using UCC v4.1.3.2 Compressor
  • Fixed C++ 2013 Redist
  • Renamed some of the Redist
  • Updated Autorun design a little bit
  • Added Manual Button to Autorun (Manuals now copied from game dir to disc 1)
  • Updated Installer Design a little bit
  • Changed progress bar coloring
  • Added brand new Small Installer (There wasn't one before)

Version 1.0:
  • Initial Release (Released on FF by ahmetbtmn)


Q: I don't like the compression, can you create a version with a different compression?

A: No, if want to try a different compression feel free to do it yourself, just edit the Data1.ini file in the conversion's [Common\Settings] folder to try a different compression, for available options see the UCC Wiki.

Q: Will this conversion work with game version X?

A: Yes, it should

Q: The conversions doesn't work, I get an error or the compression unexpectedly stop in the middle, why?

A: There's really no reason for that in this case, please post a screenshots of your problem

Additional Credits:

ahmetbtmn - for creating the compression (FreeArc -m0) original CIUv2.0.3.5 version.






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File Type: rar CitiesXXL.rar (44.55 MB, 7 views)

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