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The XP patch for Command & Conquer (Special Gold Edition) was released in March 2002, and was the first and only official patch for the Windows version of the game.
Official installation notes
|“||Please copy the thipx32.dll file into your Command and Conquer game directory (C:\Westwood\C&C). This will allow to play on Windows 2000/XP. To uninstall, please delete the thipx32.dll file.
Note* This patch will disable LAN play.
- Other than removing LAN multiplayer functionality, this patch is not noted to have improved functionality on Windows 2000, XP, or newer.
- Westwood Studios' FTP server (uptime may vary)
- Westwood Studios' FTP mirror at Bachsau.com