Run 3.1 applications on windows 7 Tags: Windows 7 Computers Windows XP Last response: August 15, 2011 5:48 PM in Windows XP Share Peter Walton August 15, 2011 5:19:57 AM Can you run an application which currently runs on Windows 3.1 on either Windows XP or Windows 7. This is a accounting package however I am having diffuclty in finding spare parts for my current computer. More about : run applications windows AntiZig a b $ Windows 7 August 15, 2011 5:48:02 PM hard to say, since 3.1 was based on dos xp and up is not, it only emulates dos environment for some functionality you can try the compatibility modes that windows offers your best bet would be to try it on winxp. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill old applications run better with Windows 7 32-bit? Forum How to run 32 bit applications on 64 bit windows 7 Forum How to run 32 bit applications on 64 bit windows 7 Forum FPS for game applications stuck at 30/31 fps (Ideapad y400, windows 8.1) Forum SolvedRun Applications installed on "D" with new Win7 on "C"? Forum how to run 16 bit application in windows 7 / windows 8 64 bit system? Forum SolvedDowngrade to windows 7, how do I make the OS identify the applications? Forum SolvedHow to run 32 bit applications on 64 bit windows 8 Forum SolvedHow can I use my SSD for windows 7 and other applications, while using my HDD for games, photos, music Forum SolvedWhat would happen to the old applications after I install Windows 7 on the old Win XP partition? Forum Run 32 Bit FoxPro application in 64 Bit Windows7 Forum SolvedTool to lock specific applications on Windows 7 Forum SolvedRe-Install Windows 7 - Applications on secondary hard drive Forum SolvedUsing Windows 7/8, possible to grant all the privilleges to a user except installing new applications? Forum how to keep windows from displaying other applications while they run on the background Forum Solvedbluetooth for sony vaio vpcee 31fx windows 7 32 bit Forum Can i make a user in windows 7 ultimate as power user as I am not able to install few applications.? Forum C:\windows\system32\d2d1.dll error. Windows 7 ultimate, can't use half of my applications. Forum windows 7 can ping out and do nslookup but internet applications not working Forum How to disable run only allowed windows applications Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !