My work programs will not work on windows 7, only XP. I want to buy a new compu Tags: Windows 7 Windows XP Last response: June 5, 2011 3:42 PM in Windows 7 Share Mspann June 5, 2011 3:32:41 PM My work programs require XP and supposedly will not function on windows 7 nor the XP mode of same. I need a new computer, most likely a laptop, so I can work while traveling. I can't buy XP anymore. Any suggestions other than a new job? More about : work programs work windows buy compu SR-71 Blackbird a c 372 $ Windows 7 June 5, 2011 3:38:56 PM Some computers still come with a downgrade to XP although not as many as before! skaz a b $ Windows 7 June 5, 2011 3:39:16 PM I would verify with your IT department that this program will not work in windows xp mode within windows 7. Because it's basically setting up a virtual machine of windows xp. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SR-71 Blackbird a c 372 $ Windows 7 June 5, 2011 3:42:38 PM I agree, i have only not been able to run about 2 or 3 out of 20 plus apps! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help 3 Compu $2500-3000 Photoshop/Illustraor, NAS and budget gaming Forum Connecting a printer to both a print server and host compu .. Forum Latest security updates from WindowsUpdate ruined my compu .. Forum Buy new or improve? Forum Upgrading a decent second hand comp, helps massivley appreciated! Forum New Build indecisive about what CPU Forum First time homebuild. Check my work please? Forum New build won't even post - Got ideas? Forum Installing programs on 64-bit computer intended only for 32-bit Forum New build want to see if this is the best for my money/will it work Forum Best motherboard and memory for Athlon XP Forum New Work Station Help and Suggestions Please? Forum Windows 8 for real work Forum New Build Forum Will older games made for XP work on 64 bit Windows 7 Ultimate? Forum New Comp, Will the old OEM windows work ? Forum [Solved] Product key for windows 7 professional 32 bit free Forum Windows 7 domain problem Forum Change windows 7 64 bit computer to 32 bit Forum Windows 7 not working Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !