win 32

  john1000 21:24 21 Aug 2003
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i have just bought a game when i have installed it and click on the shortcut on the desktop i get a error meesage that says this is not a valid win32 file any ideas thanks

  mark500 22:44 21 Aug 2003

This normally indicates a corrupt file. From a setup for example "Setup is not a valid win 32 app" then this is because it is not compatible with your drive or because DMA is turned on. Hope I got that right I just remember reading it somewhere :0))

  john1000 23:13 21 Aug 2003

i dont think it is a corrupt file but how do i turn dma off xp home thanks

  JIM 23:38 21 Aug 2003

suggest you uninstall then re-install
the game.Normaly happens when you download a game.

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