How do i get a windows 95/98 compatible game to work on windows xp?


Most of the time, you can use older programs on Windows XP by using a feature called Program Compatibility Mode. You must keep in mind though, that many older programs must be specifically designed to run with the newer version of Windows.
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1. Right-click on the game icon (exe) that you want to play on Windows XP and then click on "Properties. 2. Click on the "Compatibility" tab in the properties dialog
1 First, try, a much easier, faster and less performance-consuming way is to try compatibility mode. This is usually done by right-clicking on the shortcut of the application intended
With certain games you may be able to play them in compatibility mode, But failing that there are programs that can split your HD like Partition Magic, that will allow you to put
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