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26 Mar 2013   #31
TwoCables

 

I recommend Windows XP Mode. It's a Virtual Machine.


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26 Mar 2013   #32
Gary

Win 10 Pro 64
 
 

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I recommend Windows XP Mode. It's a Virtual Machine.
That is what I did.
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26 Mar 2013   #33
TwoCables

 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
I recommend Windows XP Mode. It's a Virtual Machine.
That is what I did.
Oh. Is it working? I haven't used Windows XP Mode before because I've never needed it.
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26 Mar 2013   #34
Gary

Win 10 Pro 64
 
 

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I recommend Windows XP Mode. It's a Virtual Machine.
That is what I did.
Oh. Is it working? I haven't used Windows XP Mode before because I've never needed it.
Yes it works, kind of slow and it makes me wonder why so many people liked it so much. I guess at the time it was better.
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26 Mar 2013   #35
TwoCables

 

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That is what I did.
Oh. Is it working? I haven't used Windows XP Mode before because I've never needed it.
Yes it works, kind of slow and it makes me wonder why so many people liked it so much. I guess at the time it was better.
It's mostly for businesses so that they can keep their legacy software.
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26 Mar 2013   #36
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

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Oh. Is it working? I haven't used Windows XP Mode before because I've never needed it.
Yes it works, kind of slow and it makes me wonder why so many people liked it so much. I guess at the time it was better.
It's mostly for businesses so that they can keep their legacy software.
And businesses aren't about to make the plunge to Windows 8 anytime soon!
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27 Mar 2013   #37
TwoCables

 

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Yes it works, kind of slow and it makes me wonder why so many people liked it so much. I guess at the time it was better.
It's mostly for businesses so that they can keep their legacy software.
And businesses aren't about to make the plunge to Windows 8 anytime soon!
Yeah, and a lot of them are still using Windows XP!
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27 Mar 2013   #38
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

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It's mostly for businesses so that they can keep their legacy software.
And businesses aren't about to make the plunge to Windows 8 anytime soon!
Yeah, and a lot of them are still using Windows XP!
Sure are.......I helped the IT department at my college set up some new Win7 computers in my last couple of semesters. XP just worked in that application.........7 works even better I believe.
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