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|windowed notes            = Use DxWnd in DirectX9

Revision as of 10:31, 29 October 2020

Colin McRae Rally 04
Colin McRae Rally 04 cover
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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DiRT Rally 2.0 2019
DIRT 5 2020

General information

Colin McRae Rally and DiRT Wiki


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

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)

Input settings

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]


Multiplayer types

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

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).