Solved Running an Older OS game on Windows 7? [Part 2] Tags: Windows 7 Games Last response: January 14, 2012 11:10 PM in Windows 7 Share Xmsteel January 5, 2012 2:23:04 AM Hi, Unfortunately I seem to NOT have the problem fixed. Please view the first thread for more information about the problem. Anyhow, This is what I see now when trying to play the game: More about : running older game windows part | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove blacksci January 5, 2012 2:33:28 AM You gave us no link for the first thread. | Report abuse jdwii January 5, 2012 2:34:00 AM Xmsteel said:Hi, Unfortunately I seem to NOT have the problem fixed. Please view the first thread for more information about the problem. Anyhow, This is what I see now when trying to play the game: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/17388159/Untitled9876543.png What are you using A DOS Emulator? | Report abuse Best solution spasmolytic46 January 5, 2012 2:42:13 AM This looks like an OpenGL problem... I encountered similar looking results with quake II in Vista. I had to hunt around and find a modified version to implement. | Report abuse Xmsteel January 5, 2012 2:43:02 AM Sorry, here is the link to the other thread. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/33334-63-running-olde... Also, no. I used VMWare to install the game on Windows XP (oldest OS disk I have). I then moved the game folder to the desktop of my win7 machine. I run it in Compatibility mode for 98, but I get the SS i showed. | Report abuse Xmsteel January 14, 2012 11:10:30 PM Best answer selected by xmsteel. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Running an Older OS game on Windows 7? [Part 2]> Related ressources: ForumRunning an Older OS game on Windows 7 ? ForumRunning older games on i 7 -920 ForumOlder windows game not running on windows 7 ForumRunning older games on newer pc Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] me-windows ForumOlder PC video games on newer OS 's and systems? ForumUsing older windows 7 HDD as a 2 nd drive questions. ForumTrying to find a gaming card for older PCI...not PCI-e PCI express ForumIs the AMD Athlon II X4 630 ( 2.8GHz,2 MB) a decent CPU for older games? ForumAnybody heard of gtx690 running on older 775 platform? ForumImprove older single core laptop by o/s upgrade from winXP to win 7 ForumBuilding a PC for XP to run older games ($500-600) ForumI 7 920 based Game System running windows 7 ForumPlaying older games possible with newest GPU ? (i.e GTX 580) ForumHow do i run a 16 bit game on windows 7 64 bit os ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumMahjong maste three will not load on win7 i had it on my older pc win98....any ForumWindows host process (rundll32) Forum[Solved] Windows 7 setup doesn't detect hard drive ForumUsing Windows 7 Upgrade on new build with OLD hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !