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NO SOUND ON OLD WIN95 TITLE-DK Multimedia

Hello,
I recieved the above encyclopedia as a free gift, but it was for Win 95 and
I have Win XP Home but I installed it and when I tried to open it, a
dialogue box opens saying:- "The sound software is not installed properly or
has been disabled. This title will now terminate,
Continue/quit
I have checked the sound card via DXDIAG and it is working OK. I have no
sound problems with any other software. Please can anyone help. Thank you.

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Many older software titles fail to produce sound on windows XP and above.
This was due to the way earlier software need ti interact with the sound card hardware. Whilst "compatibility mode" may help on the odd occasion for many titles it may produce distorted sound or non at all.

There are occasions when the software supplier issued updates to fix some of these issues but DK support has always been patchy to say the least. They also moved distribution to another company and many old titles are not even listed let alone supported.

Depending on the age of the computer and the sound card it may be possible to find "dos mode" drivers fro the manufacturer of the sound card.

I do regret but nandinis answer is NOT a guarantee to fix it.

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Try These Sir:-----------

  1. Right Click the encyclopedia.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Go to tab Compatibility.
  4. Go to Run The program in compatiblity mode for.
  5. There select Windows 95.
This will solve it. Than you Sir to contact Fixya.

Posted on Sep 06, 2009

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3. Then click the option hardware
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5. Click the software properties to check whether at Device Usage => Use this device (Enable)
6. Check all the other option can enabled it or not
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