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Windows 7: .DLL Question


27 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
.DLL Question

Hello,

Have been trying to get an older program that ran fine under XP to run under Windows7.

Although the Setup.exe didn't seem to work directly, I have had some luck in having part(s) of the program work after playing around with the Windows 7 compatibility modes.

Program came on 2 Floppies.

Copied the Floppies into new PC with Windows 7, and put in a single Folder.

There are a few .dll files

Should these be "put" anywhere (else), or "Registered" (an old XP term) ?
If so, how please ?

Thanks,
Bob


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27 Nov 2009   #2

 

What are the names of the dll files?
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27 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
From OP:

Hi,

Thanks for help.

It's only one, and shows as:

_SETUP.DLL

Called an "Application Extension"

Thanks again,
Bob
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27 Nov 2009   #4

 

Hmmm, from my experience i dont think you should place it anywhere, but i'm not a tech expert.
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27 Nov 2009   #5

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Hi Bob,

What is this program? Can you zip up the files off each floppy separately and include them in your reply so that we can have a look at them.
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