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Problems with Age of Empires II

\015 I installed Age of Empires II for Mac on my Macbook (10.5.8) today, and I downloaded and installed the 1.0.6 patch to enable it to run, but while that allowed the game to start, I still cannot even get to the main game menu. Whenever I launch the game, after the introductory movie, the game turns off and states (multiple times) that "A required file could not be found. Please re-install Age of Empires II." I re-installed it (and the patch), but this did not solve the problem. The files that I'm told cannot be found are as follows:sounds_x1.drsgamedata_x1.drsgamedata_x1_p1.drssounds.drsgraphics.drsterrain.drsinterfac.drsgamedata.drsAfter going through all of those error messages, another error message pops up:"Could not initialize graphics system. Make sure that your video card and driver are compatible with DirectDraw.Error"After this the game quits. I don't understand it--this is a new game, fresh out of the box. What in the world is going on, and how do I fix it?\015

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