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Revision as of 21:59, 29 July 2021

Colin McRae Rally 04
Colin McRae Rally 04 cover
Windows Six by Nine
Release dates
Windows April 2, 2004[1][2]
Colin McRae Rally 04 on MobyGames
Colin McRae Rally 04 on Wikipedia


GameSpy online services have been shut down (see Network for solutions).
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Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 5 DRM disc check
No longer available due to licensing reasons.[3]
Demo is available. SP version, MP version

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Codemasters\Colin McRae Rally 04[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>[Note 2]

Video settings

Widescreen resolution

Edit game registry keys[4]
  1. Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Codemasters\Colin McRae Rally 04
  2. Adjust Width and Height values (make sure to be in decimal mode)
Widescreen is Vert-.

Input settings

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
On Xbox one controller's the pause button dose not work there is no pause map for it in the settings
Full controller support
Controller remapping
No pause map
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 7.1[5]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support
EAX 4[6] can be restored with DSOAL.


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
8 GameSpy services have been shut down;[7] see GameSpy for workarounds.

VR support

Devices Native Notes
Supports: Yaw, Pitch, Roll, X, Y, Z.

Other information


Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


Middleware Notes
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 750 MHz
AMD Athlon 750 MHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM


  1. When running this game without Administrator elevation, 32-bit programs writing to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE will be redirected to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\VirtualStore\MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node (more details).
  2. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).