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Windows 7: How do I UNdo compatibily PRogram???

15 Aug 2012   #1

Win 7 Pro 64
How do I UNdo compatibily PRogram???

Win 7 Pro 64 bit IE 9

My computer is running in compatibily Program mode.

How do I reverse this process and get it to run in Win 7 mode so my software will work (Dragon11.5)??

Systemspecs popup says it will damage computer and not commonly downloaded (AV & FW turned off)



My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Aug 2012   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Sam, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You could use the tutorial below to uncheck the Run this program in compatibility mode for box to turn off compatibility mode for that program.

Compatibility Mode

Hope this helps,
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 How do I UNdo compatibily PRogram???

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