Note: Requires EA Download Manager application to work.
Fix: Lineages dont always show correct parent creations.
Fix for occasional crash: Entering planet view on any planet, especially enemy planet.
Fix: Possible invalid preferences file could be generated by patch4, causing game to not start.Go to the Spore directory: In Windows XP Documents and Settings(Username)Application Datasporepreferences In Vista The Application Data directory may be hidden.This is a one time process and will not happen when you launch Spore the next time if it is allowed to complete.Fix: If Patch4 is installed to a PC that is Japanese environment, the entered password is not valid and cannot login.The patches tab in eadm is not updated to list the Spore patch.
If that works you can try creating a new desktop icon pointing to the location for your Spore core or Spore GA SporeApp.
An additional cheat has been provided to enable highest quality textures to appear on vehicles, where it is supported by user hardware.
Many tuning improvements to Space Game, including reduced disaster rates at all levels of red ace squadron keyboard controls difficulty, adjustments to Hard Mode, increased limits on concurrent trade routes, as well as changes to tool unlocks for the Knights.MC edit: Mac users should check the troubleshooting thread for Mac patch.1 here.If you don't have eadm currently you can download it from m/patch, my EA Download Manager is installed and yet I have not been prompted to patch.05.For Patch.04 post here: ge, for Patch.02.03 please post here: ge 2004 or 1004 errors (or similar numbers) - Package errors ge#2905522, floating animation and no asymmetry after installing patch.05.Fix for occasional crash: The game crashes on load when the lighting settings are defaulted to medium.This patch fixes several crashes in Space Game.