System requirements for PC games

  magnus35 15:21 16 Aug 2006

I have Windows XP . Some PC games are advertised as requiring no operating system , DOS or Windows 95 , 98 , ME etc . Can Windows XP play any or all games produced for earlier systems ?

  Diodorus Siculus 15:22 16 Aug 2006

It will play many of them in compatibility mode.

Run Older Programs on Windows XP
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  Devil Fish 22:52 16 Aug 2006

i use compatibility mode quite a lot for games it covers back to win 95 with no problems i would forget DOS though

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