The F.A. Premier League Manager 2002
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|Electronic Arts UK|
|Windows||September 14, 2001|
|Perspectives||Text-based, Top-down view, Bird's-eye view|
|Series||The F.A. Premier League Football Manager|
- SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see Availability for affected versions).
- Released in Germany as Fussball Manager 2002.
- Installing on 64-bit systems requires a workaround. See Installing on 64-bit versions of Windows.
- Getting the game to work on Windows 8 and 10 requires a workaround. See Game not launching on newer versions of Windows.
- SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
- This game is not available digitally.
Configuration file(s) location
Save game data location
3D setup found in
|Widescreen resolution||Stretched, 800x600 only.|
|4K Ultra HD|
|Field of view (FOV)||Different camera angles can be selected during the match.|
|Windowed||Use dgVoodoo 2.|
|Borderless fullscreen windowed||See the glossary page for potential workarounds.|
|Anisotropic filtering (AF)||Use dgVoodoo 2.|
|Anti-aliasing (AA)||Use dgVoodoo 2.|
|Vertical sync (Vsync)||See the glossary page for potential workarounds.|
|60 FPS and 120+ FPS|
|High dynamic range display (HDR)|
|Keyboard and mouse||State||Notes|
|Remapping||See the glossary page for potential workarounds.|
|Mouse input in menus|
|Mouse Y-axis inversion|
|Controller support||Mouse and keyboard are required to play the game.|
|Separate volume controls||No options to turn off sounds in-game.|
|Subtitles||Text based game.|
|Mute on focus lost||Alt+Tab ↹ crashes the game.|
Installing on 64-bit versions of Windows
|Installer not working on 64-bit machines|
Game not launching on newer versions of Windows
|Game not launching on newer versions of Windows|
- No middleware information; you can to add it.
|Operating system (OS)||95, 98, 2000, ME|
|Processor (CPU)||Intel Pentium MMX 233 Mhz||Pentium II 400 Mhz|
|System memory (RAM)||32 MB (64 MB for Windows 2000)||64 MB (128 MB for Windows 2000)|
|Hard disk drive (HDD)||300 MB||650 MB|
|Video card (GPU)|| PCI or AGP video card with DirectDraw compatible driver |
4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 8.0 compatible
|PCI or AGP graphics accelerator using Glide or Direct3D compatible chipset
12 MB of VRAM
|Sound (audio device)||DirectX 8.0 compatible sound card|
|Other||4x CD-ROM drive|
- SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10 and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.
- When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below
%WINDIR%might be redirected to
%LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStoreon Windows Vista and later (more details).
- Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-02-09
- Tested the game on Windows 10 Pro 64-bit version 1909 with dgVoodoo 2.63.1
- Not Loading in Windows 10; this will break thousands of - Microsoft Community - last accessed on 2017-01-16
- Microsoft - MS15-097: Description of the security update for the graphics component in Windows: September 8, 2015 - last accessed on 2018-02-16
- Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-02-07
- Windows 64-bit machines installer fix
- Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-02-08
- Works with dgVoodoo 2.63.1