INSTALLING TOTAL ANNIHILATION TO PLAY ONLINE
Steps 1-7 are mandatory.
Steps 8-10 are recommended.
Install Total Annihilation Disc 1 Step 1
Choose "MULTIPLAYER SPAWN".
Install to C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Disc 2 contains the single player missions and is not required for multiplayer.
Install The Core Contingency Expansion Pack Step 2
If you want the single player missions, include ccmiss.ccx.
Install Battle Tactics Expansion Pack Step 3
If you don't have the disc, put btmaps.ccx in C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Install Cavedog Units Step 4
Download CavedogUnits.ufo and put in C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Install Cavedog Patch 3.1 Step 5
Download patch31c.exe to your desktop and then double-click to run it.
Install TA Demo Recorder 99ß2 Step 6
Download tademo99b2.exe to your desktop and then double-click to run it.
Install TA Demo Recorder Upgrade 188.8.131.525 Step 7
Download tadr184.108.40.2065.zip and, if desired, make a backup of Dplayx.dll.
Copy the 3 files to C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Install Battleroom Graphical User Interface (GUI) Upgrade Step 8
Download BattleroomGUI.zip and copy the 3 files to C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Install McnTerra-NS Recorder Playback Fix Step 9
Download McnTerra-NS.ufo and put in C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Install No-CD Crack Step 10
Download cdcrack.zip and copy the 3 files to C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
Double-click CRACK.EXE to run; hit ESC to close window.
NOTE: If this doesn't work, you probably have a 64-bit operating system.
Instead, download TA-Thing2.zip and replace TotalA.exe in C:\CAVEDOG\TOTALA.
You are done.
GL & HF