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Grabit games I have bought will not install, it says on the back of the boxes xp compability notice assistance at http://support.empireinteractive,com

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Have you check if those games are compatible with your system? what about system requirements like disk space,memory,videoram...

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I have successfully installed prince of persia warrior within on my computer.it is 64-bit win-7. but the programme doesn't run. i also change compability mode to win XP,but it also doesn't run.it...


Play online and Windows version will be handled by the web site. It does not matter which windows version you are using. The game runs by the engine on the web site.
The same game on steam game site:
http://store.steampowered.com/agecheck/app/13500/

Apr 03, 2012 | Microsoft PC Desktops

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Back in 2000 i bought this computer, it didnt come with a disk, but system restore was working fine till around 2006, when system restore crashed and corrupted, and i've been playing my pc from that time...


OK, well since system restore has been damaged and no longer usable. There is only one thing you can do, and that is to obtain an XP SP2 Install CD, insert in to the CD drive and set BIOS to Boot from CD, when it does, choose full install, and Format you drive to NTFS, and go on to install the Windows XP SP2 software. This will then return your PC to the way it was originally.
It would pay also to obtain ALL the drivers for your PC, and store on a USB stick, that way you can install your network video card audio card etc, IF the XP install doesn't have them.. However usually XP will install Generic drivers just to get you going, and then you can go online and download the newest ones and install.
When you do this ALL information will be erased so anything you wish to save Back it up FIRST.

There are many places to obtain a XP CD, you could try www.thepiratebay.org you will need a torrent client to download this...

Aug 17, 2010 | PC Desktops

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Online video turns white on full screen. I still have sound, but no video.When I exit full screen it comes back. I'm running XP.


Go to the Start Menu. Go to Control Panel. Locate the Icon "Device Manager". Once the dialogue Box "Device Manager" appears, locate and click on "Sound, Video, and Game Contollers".
Click on the + button to the left of this and double click on each controller. When the dialogue box opens, go to Driver and select "update driver".
After updating each driver (if update not available a message will appear telling you that you have the most current or best currently installed).
Also, if prompted, select to check Internet automatically. Do not search the computer files: you will not find them here (unless you manually installed drivers, and haven't enabled them yet).
Please let me know if you need further assistance if this does not change your video status. Here is one other thing you can try:
Update your Adobe version. This is usually the program that is used when viewing videos online. Also, when attempting to play a video - watch at the top of the screen for a yellow bar - usually a message will appear alerting you of this, which indicates you need to enable the Active X for this particular website. I doubt this is the case, but I often run into this, and very seldom notice this yellow bar. The message does not always appear so be alert of this just incase.
Being this is a desktop, you may need to upgrade the video card as well. You shouldn't have to: You can also locate the video card installed in your computer through the Device Manager and update the drivers for it as well.
Let me know how or if any of this helps.
carsandcomps,
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Jul 10, 2010 | Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

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PC game will not install


Hi there
You need to log into the Administrator account to install it, i don't know why but someone has set user security on that PC.
If you need help post back

Good luck

Feb 14, 2009 | HP Pavilion Media Center a1330n - AMD...

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Downgrading from VISTA to XP and the plug and play feature of xp is busted. it cant install sound, video, monitor drivers


some people just don't appreciate the hard work put into solving problems. I'm glad for you, keep up the good work and thanks for passing it on to others, who might not have to go throuth that.

Good Job.
Tripod.

Nov 10, 2008 | Acer Aspire L310 (ASL310UD631A) PC...

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Trying to install new game. noticed that the box says nothing about windows vista does that mean this wont work on my computer?


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Yes, chances are you can't install it on a windows vista Operating system, suggesting to check website of the game and look for updates if there are any that will make it run with vista. look for a patch or update for it.

Hope this helps

Oct 19, 2008 | PC Desktops

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I own the game Ultimate Mahjongg my computer i windows vista and I cant play my game that is my favorite I do not know too much about computers Im a senior and I love to play mygames can you help me ?...


Mahjong is probably an XP game. Right click on the game icon. the click on properties. when the window opens, you will see the tab labeled "Compatability". Click on that tab, then check mark the box that says "Run this in compatibility mode", then in the drop down box select Win XP. Click apply then OK.
Then play the game, it should work fine.

If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

Oct 16, 2008 | PC Desktops

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I recently bought a HNC model CTGJD2028 3D Optical USB Plug and Play Mouse for my Compac Deskpro EN running XP Pro. Plugged mouse into usb port. Get a Popup Bubble – Found New Hardware – Mouse. Message...


UPDATE YOUR WINDOWS SOFTWARE FROM MICROSOFT OR YOUR VENDORS SITE, THERE MAY BE MORE SOFTWARE PATCHES FROM THE VENDOR TO FIX THAT TYPE OF PROBLEM

Aug 11, 2008 | PC Desktops

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New computer


http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx?p=xp/radeonx-xp
There you will find your drivers. I apologize for the inconveniencing that his website causes. There are still quite a few problems I have noticed. I am sure they are working to improve it(or at least I would hope). They are coming out with new features all the time. You might want to give them some feedback so they know how customers are feeling.
Thanks again and I hope this solves your problem,
Lee

Jun 20, 2008 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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I just installed rainbowsix/vegas2 the gameis installed the music plays but the game screen remains blank an the music keeps playing my computer is running windows vista.


you need to to check the display settings and the system requirement before installing and running the game


System Requirements
Windows XP/Vista
3GHz Processor (3.5GHz recommended)
1GB RAM
7GB Hard Disk Space
4x speed DVD-ROM Drive
128MB DirectX 9.0c compatible, Shader 3.0 enabled Video Card (256MB DirectX 9.0c compatible Video Card recommended)
Latest DirectX 9.0c compatible Sound Card
DirectX 9.0c (you may need to download the latest drivers for your video and sound card)
Keyboard, mouse / X-box 360 Controller for Windows
Online multiplayer: broadband Connection with 128Kbps or faster.
*Supported Chipsets: ATI Radeon X1600-X1950/HD 2000 series / HD 3000 series / NVIDIA GeForce 6600/6800/7/8 series.
Laptop models of these cards are not supported but may work.
These are the only ones that will run this game. Additional chipsets may be supported. For an up-to-date list please visit http://support.ubi.com.
System Configuration may require minor adjustments to the configuration of your operating system and/or updates to hardware component drivers
Notice: This game contains technology to prevent copying that may conflict with some disk and virtual drives.

May 23, 2008 | PC Desktops

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