Start "Install/Re-Install Punkbuster Service" Punkbuster should be up-to-date right now and a restart is recommended. Even Punk Buster support understood that its a program I had that its causing the kick. Updated BF3 like i have done twice before with offical 3.4 updater from punkbuster. I did the setup steps that you mention and the problem still persist. My BF3 worked perfectly for last 4 days after BF3 update 20 sept.Punkbuster is an anti-cheat tool developed by evenbalance, a company that was founded to fight Cheaters in videogames. SO DICE EA whoever, fix this vandalism caused by faulty crappy punkbuster coding. read postings us customers are furious at OBVIOUS denial of service. time to find an alternative to the now becomming extremely discredeted punkbuster company..Punkbuster is used by a lot of different games, such as Battlefield and Need for Speed. also why you are at it, been 2 months now & STILL no servers on my browser, still only 4 then broken lines! sorry to say this but this is vandalism by punkbuster. plz dont keep me waiting The latest version of Punkbuster appears to be broken.If the "pbsvc.exe" doesn't exist, download it here: Delete all files inside "C:\Origin Games\Battlefield3\pb"(Not the folder itself, though! that update from them 24 sept is NOT fully compatable with windows 7 FIX THIS PLZ. If you have updated to the most recent Punkbuster version and have been crashing on launch since then, you will want to downgrade the files in your PB folder. They take an eternity between updates & they are ineffective anyway after about a week it seems.It is used in almost every multiplayer game produced nowadays.SYMPTOMS: Problem: - Punkbuster not automatically updating - Constant Punkbuster message in multiplayer game requesting download of file htm/wc001201- PC being kicked from a dedicated server hosted on a Mac RESOLUTION: Fix: -Go to and download pbsetup app for Doom 3 - Unzip and launch pbsetup application.
have you updated your Call of Duty 4 and now Punk Buster is constantly booting you out of games minutes, sometimes seconds after joining and you're about to get that head shot?
Below are displayed sample screenshots and instructions for using PBSetup.
Click the "Add a Game" button to bring up the game selection screen. In most cases, PBSetup will then auto-detect the path to the appropriate PB folder.
- In the PBsetup application, select "File" from the top menu, and choose "Add Game" - Add Doom 3 to the game list and choose the Doom 3 folder in the Library/ Application support folder to update to.
Punk Buster (BF2) Security Files The following files are only needed if your Punk Buster doesn't update by itself.