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#939961 - 11/13/04 12:12 PM Piano games softwares
junmer Offline
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Registered: 02/22/04
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Loc: United Arab Emirates
My young students loved the Jumpstart Music because of its exceptional graphics and good humor. However, when I upgraded to Windows XP, I could not get it to run anymore as it was only compatible with Windows 95 or 98.

Can anyone please recommend any piano games software(s) for Windows XP?


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#939962 - 11/13/04 12:39 PM Re: Piano games softwares
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XP gives you the option of running older programs under a "virtual" environment that emulates older OS's.

Right click the icon (or the exe. file in the Start menu), choose Properties, then choose Compatibility, and finally check the box "Run this program in compatibility mode for (Windows 95 or 98, your choice), then click OK.

Now whenever you run the program, it will run as though it was on Windows 95 (or 98).
If for some reason it doesn't work out, just repeat the above, but uncheck the "Run this program..." box.

Hope this helps.
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