can not setup XP mode RRS feed

  • Question

  • Dear tearm Support!

    My laptop don't support Virtual PC, so i can not install XP Mode soft. But i want to run some aplication on Win 7  which only run on Win XP. Will I do to run these aplications on Win 7? Can you help me?

    Thanks and Best Regards!
    Huynh Trung Thi
    Thursday, September 17, 2009 3:46 AM


  • Hi,


    As XP Mode cannot be installed, let's test to run the programs in compatible mode:


    1. Find the execute file of the program.

    2. Right click on it, choose Properties.

    3. Go to Compatibility tab, check the Compatibility Mode box, change it to Windows XP (you can try all the Windows XP options).

    4. Check the box "Run as an administrator".

    5. Click OK.


    If the program still cannot be started, we may need to check if there is any update or upgrade version which can help the program work in Windows 7. Some legacy programs will not run in newer systems unless there is a new version released.


    Thursday, September 17, 2009 9:18 AM