Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: compatibility mode: do you need to reboot?


03 Feb 2009   #1

 
 
compatibility mode: do you need to reboot?

I had tryed to get counter strike working properly (was stuck at start screen) by changing settings in compatibility tab. Nothing was working and I gave up.

Then I tried the next day and it magically worked !

so yeah I'm kind of a noub and was just wondering if you ened to reboot to 'apply' the settings?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

03 Feb 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

In some instances, yeah you have to reboot to apply settings.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Feb 2009   #3

 
 

Really? I haven't had to yet. It must be for some of the older games and their installation methods.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 compatibility mode: do you need to reboot?




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: compatibility mode: do you need to reboot?
Thread Forum
Solved Compatibility Mode Browsers & Mail
COMPATIbility MODE !!!!!! Microsoft Office
Does Windows XP Mode = Compatibility Mode? Virtualization
64-bit Compatibility, will XP mode help? Software
Does compatibility mode actually do anything? General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:36 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33