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: Program compatibility


22 Nov 2009   #1

xp and win7
 
 
Program compatibility

I have a 3D graphics program (3D Canvas Pro v6.xxx by Amabilis) I use to create in-game graphics. This particular version has features I need for the work that the next later version does not support...long story on that one. The later version does run on the problem system.

The program works on Windows XP(SP3) just fine. I bought a laptop system running Vista and the program doesn't load giving an error about not being able to configure DirectX. I checked the dxdiag function and everything checked out for Dx11. AMD and Dell have no driver updates for the Mobility Radeon card. I upgraded this system to Windows 7, but the situation didn't change. The program still fails with the same error message.

Here's the rub..... I upgraded another one of my systems...XP>Windows 7 and the program runs fine.

I've tried various compatibility modes and that doesn't work.

Any ideas on what might be the problem?

Regards,
Hank

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Program compatibility




Thread Tools




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 03:44 AM.
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