Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy

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Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy
Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy cover
Developers
Frogwares
Publishers
Wanadoo
The Adventures Company
Release dates
Windows December 29, 2002
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General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete or rename movie files[1]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\.
  2. Delete or rename logos.4xm.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/11130/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\data[Note 2]
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/11130/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Can't be switched to fullscreen.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
No audio settings.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Portuguese
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian

Issues fixed[edit]

Crash during a cutscene[edit]

If you experience a game crash after a cutscene (for example Level 3 cutscene), remember to save the game often and apply the fixes below.

Crashing cutscene fix[2]
  1. Reinstall the game on C: drive
  2. Go to the installation folder and set a compatibility mode with Windows XP SP3.
  3. Press spacebar to skip the cutscene.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98, ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II-300
System memory (RAM) 64 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
Video card (GPU) 8 MB of VRAM
DirectX 8 compatible

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>/11130/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (11130) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  2. When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References