Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7

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Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 cover
Developers
Traveller's Tales
Publishers
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 on StrategyWiki
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 on Wikipedia

Warnings

The macOS (OS X) version of this game does not work on macOS Catalina (version 10.15) or later due to the removal of support for 32-bit-only apps.
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
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 8 and SecuROM DFA DRM.
Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
The Mac OS X version is no longer sold digitally.

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 feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Gameplay is 21:9 but the HUD is 16:9 stretched.[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
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]

Windowed[edit]

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 feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Only Master volume; Music can be toggled.
Surround sound
Up to 5.1
Subtitles
There is no voice acting beyond grunting.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Danish
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Brazilian Portuguese
Spanish

Network[edit]

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]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
32-bit only.[7]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
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
Controller
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

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>/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.

References