Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7

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Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 cover
Traveller's Tales
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
OS X Feral Interactive
Release dates
Windows November 11, 2011
macOS (OS X) March 22, 2012
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 guide at StrategyWiki
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 at Wikipedia
Lego Harry Potter
Subseries of Harry Potter
Subseries of Lego
Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 2010
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 2011

Key points

DLC was never released for the PC version. DLC content can still be accessed by modding the game.

General information

Brickipedia - Game page on LEGO Wiki
Harry Potter Wiki - A massive wiki for the Harry Potter universe Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\WB Games\LEGO Harry Potter 2\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/204120/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\WB Games\LEGO Harry Potter 2\SavedGames\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/204120/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings
Video settings
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Gameplay is 21:9 but the HUD is 16:9 stretched.[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Tied to texture quality setting.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Edge FSAA.
Nvidia users can force SGSSAA in Nvidia Profile Inspector with the 0x004010C1 anti-aliasing flag; no LOD adjustment is necessary. The "AA Fix" is required when shaders are set to Medium or High.[2].
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No frame rate or refresh rate cap.[3][4]


Force windowed[5]
  1. Download and run DxWnd.
  2. Click on Edit and Add.
  3. Set the path to <path-to-game>\harry2.exe.
  4. Set the desired window position and size.
  5. Set Desktop for borderless fullscreen windowed.
  6. Click OK, then File and Save.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings
Input settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Only Master volume; Music can be toggled.
Surround sound
5.1 surround
There is no voice acting.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Brazilian Portuguese


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Issues unresolved[edit]

Control bindings reset upon game restart[edit]

This can affect keyboard users adversely due to an unusual default control scheme.[6]

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.0 GHz
Intel Pentium D
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6800, 7600, 8-series
ATI Radeon X1950
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3 support
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM


  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>/204120/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (204120) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.