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Momof1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-11-04 01:18 PM
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5. I am not good with computers, but I just got XP
And I also have a lot of Jumpstart games...lol.
Since I upgraded the software, instead of getting a new machine, I actually had to go from 98, then load 2000, then I could put in xp.

I know that has nothing to do with your question, just a little background. Windows XP has this nice little feature under accessories called "Program Compatibility Wizard" which will help you install all of your old games.

Now there was a few problems but that Wizard thing really sort of "holds your hand, through the process"
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  -OK DU Windoze folks - Old software on XP? Talk to me lunabush  Jan-11-04 01:09 PM   #0 
  - some of it  Kellanved   Jan-11-04 01:13 PM   #1 
  - thnaks for the links  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:31 PM   #8 
  - Unlike Mac, windows at least doesn't screw it's customers  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-11-04 01:14 PM   #2 
  - I've been using XP Pro at work and home for over a year  Rick Myers   Jan-11-04 02:04 PM   #15 
  - XP will...  Nlighten1   Jan-11-04 01:15 PM   #3 
  - I'm hoping for little ongoing maintenance  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:29 PM   #7 
  - no..  Kamika   Jan-11-04 01:15 PM   #4 
  - great, going back to the old days?  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:33 PM   #9 
     - Not really like that  Kamika   Jan-11-04 02:23 PM   #17 
        - cool, good heads up! eom  lunabush   Jan-11-04 02:28 PM   #19 
  - I am not good with computers, but I just got XP  Momof1   Jan-11-04 01:18 PM   #5 
  - cool to hear  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:26 PM   #6 
     - What Brand of computer do you plan to buy?  Radicalliberal   Jan-11-04 01:34 PM   #10 
     - Dude, we are getting a Dell  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:43 PM   #12 
     - I haven't installed all of my old games  Momof1   Jan-11-04 01:35 PM   #11 
        - Oh yeah, i know that one  lunabush   Jan-11-04 01:46 PM   #13 
           - No, not yet....  Momof1   Jan-11-04 01:53 PM   #14 
  - Most games should work...  twistedliberal   Jan-11-04 02:15 PM   #16 
     - thanks!  lunabush   Jan-11-04 02:27 PM   #18 
        - You're welcome and good luck...  twistedliberal   Jan-11-04 02:43 PM   #20 
           - Ugggh WME  lunabush   Jan-11-04 02:56 PM   #21 
 

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