Old games on new computer? Tags: PC gaming Windows 7 Computers Games Video Games Last response: December 16, 2010 4:20 PM in Video Games Share ambam December 14, 2010 4:57:32 AM I have a newly built windows 7 gaming rig and I want to play games like Doom 3 and Half Life 2, Battlefield 2, etc.... but it keeps saying that the game isn't compatible with this version of windows. What do I do if I want to play them? (if I can at all) More about : games computer | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Herr_Koos Windows 7 Expert December 14, 2010 7:54:15 AM Exact error message? I did a quick Google search and it seems quite a number of people have managed to get these games working in Windows 7. Are they patched to the latest version? | Report abuse venjhammet December 16, 2010 4:20:43 PM Those game will run on Win 7 try compatibility set to winxp2. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Video Games>Old games on new computer?> Related ressources: ForumUpgrade an old computer to play new games ForumGood old games , brand new computer ForumHow can I make old games work on new computers? ForumHow to run old games on new hardware? HELP PLEASE ForumInconsistent FPS with new computer with the same old graphics card ForumHow can I make old games work on new computers? ForumBuilding new computer based on old CPU what MoBo ForumBuilding a new computer , what do I do with my old one? ForumWill old Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS work in new computer ? ForumSelling old computer and upgrading to new one...any suggestions? ForumOld HDD into new computer ForumHow to go about add/del a old hdd with an OS into a new computer ? ForumHow do update graphics of old pc games for new computers ForumHow can I make old games work on new computers? ForumWhats a good gaming graphics card for an old computer ? ForumBuilding a new computer and and thinking of reusing old HDD ForumOld computer needs new graphics card ForumPS3, and Wii adding to wired network. More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !