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Old 05-15-2012, 03:20 PM   #1
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trying to install game Recoil but requires win95/98 using win 7 is there a compatability patch?
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Old 05-15-2012, 09:24 PM   #2
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Old 05-16-2012, 02:41 AM   #3
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Right click the installer of the game, and choose Properties/Compatibility/Run this Program in Compatibility mode for. and take the drop down arrow and choose 98/ME
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Old 05-17-2012, 05:58 PM   #4
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Exactly what i was gonna suggest.... Should work!

Good luck my friend
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