Running Britannica 99 Standard Edition in XP

  george 10:40 09 Feb 2003
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When entering a search in Enc.Britannica the result is 'No articles' and a window advising 'Netscape is unable to locate server: eb: The server does not have a DNS entry. Check the server name in the location (URL) and try again. [OK]'
This programme ran under Windows ME and it seems to be a Netscape problem, especially as I've changed the programme to run in WindowsME compatibilty mode.
Would it be as well to download Netscape v7 and, if so, what should the settings be?
I'd be most grateful to learn from anyone who has overcome this problem. - And thank you.

  -pops- 10:47 09 Feb 2003

I've an idea that Britannica '99 isn't compatible with XP.

You can get a copy of the XP compatible 2002 version from click here for £23 inc.

Brian

  -pops- 10:49 09 Feb 2003

BTW, this post and my previous one is sent by Netscape.

Brian

  Border View 11:13 09 Feb 2003

You might be able to find some help here click here

  george 17:31 09 Feb 2003

Many thanks, pops and Barmoor. I downloaded the appropriate Britannica patch and installed to no avail. I think I've wasted enough time and have ordered from Software Savings, as you suggested pops. That'll put me out of my misery and £23 is cheap at the price.

  -pops- 17:51 09 Feb 2003

I've bought from them and found them good and quick.

Brian

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