Ground Control II: Operation Exodus

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Ground Control II: Operation Exodus
Ground Control II: Operation Exodus cover
Developers
Massive Entertainment
Publishers
Vivendi Universal
Rebellion Developments
Release dates
Windows June 18, 2004
macOS (OS X) April 23, 2013[1]
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Key points

GameSpy online server browser has stopped working due to GameSpy services being shut down.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
CD key
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 5 DRM.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
A unique multiplayer key can be requested here.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\profiles\0
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/254840/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/254840/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Sound settings.
Sound settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play
GameSpy services have been shut down;[2] see GameSpy for workarounds.

Connection types

Issues fixed[edit]

Windows[edit]

Increased gamespeed on multicore-processor[edit]

Assign one core to the game[3]
  1. Open "Processes" tab in Task Manager
  2. Select gcii.exe
  3. Set affinity to one processor

Extreme mouse latency[edit]

Change mouse driver settings[4]
  1. Open "Pointer Movement Settings"
  2. Uncheck Use OS native drivers for pointer speed and acceleration"

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer GameSpy No longer available.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98 2000, ME, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 3 800 MHz Intel Pentium 4 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 128 MB 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) AGP and Hardware Transform and Lighting
32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0b compatible
128 MB of VRAM
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0b-compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/254840/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (254840) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References