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How to run Win95 software on WinXP

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July 21, 2004 5:22:54 PM

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Is it possible to run Win95/98 software on WinXP? Can
you simply download something in order to do this?
Anonymous
July 21, 2004 10:31:33 PM

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>Is it possible to run Win95/98 software on WinXP?

Yes

> Can
>you simply download something in order to do this?

Special accomodations are generally unnecessary.

Bill Starbuck (MVP)
July 22, 2004 1:30:36 PM

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"Bill Starbuck" <no_email@please.com> wrote in message
news:7krtf09gha3tg7dhtciqge6smmskp7kiu0@4ax.com...
> >Is it possible to run Win95/98 software on WinXP?
>
> Yes
>
> > Can
> >you simply download something in order to do this?
>
> Special accomodations are generally unnecessary.
>
> Bill Starbuck (MVP)

with a few exceptions for older programs :>

you may need to use compatibility mode on occasion
!