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Enabling Compatibility Mode

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Enabling Compatibility Mode
By  Super Admin  | Published  02/23/2005 | Usability Page 2 | Rating:
Enabling Compatibility Mode

Should you install Windows XP and experience a negative impact on a particular application you can try to run it in Compatibility Mode. To do so:


1. Right click the Executable file and choose Properties.

2. Select the "Compatibility" tab.

3. Place a check mark in "Run this program in Compatibility Mode for:"

4. Select the Operating System you would like to run the application in from the drop down list.

5. Select more specific options if necessary, such as color depth, etc.

6. OK the change and test.


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  • Comment #1 (Posted by chad)
    what if theres no OS list like XP coz in the list only 98, me , nt etc.. no XP
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