Chessmaster for Win95 won't install with XP

  Honrose 15:50 13 Oct 2008

Hi there

I have an ancient chess game Chessmaster 5000 for Win95 - I've tried to install it on my XP PC but it "hangs" when it gets to Installing ODBC software. Is there a way round this, or does anyone know of a "patch"?

AND if i can't install it, can i delete the ODBC file it's stuck on my PC?

Thanks, any advice welcome


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:58 13 Oct 2008

try compatibility mode click here

  Honrose 20:34 13 Oct 2008

Yeah, it works! Thanks, Fruit Bat!


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:48 13 Oct 2008


This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

iMac Pro review

25 book design and illustration tips

iMac Pro review

Idées cadeaux pour geeks et tech addicts