MS Works 4.5 and XP

  taffhughes 14:50 29 Nov 2004

How can I get MS works 4.5 to work on XP
After I upgraded my pc to XP every thing seemed to be working fine untill I Tried to open MS Works 4.5
It loaded ok but when you open if a message flashes up that this"system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Micosoft applications"

  Stuartli 15:15 29 Nov 2004

Have you run the Program Compatibility Wizard from Start>Programs>Accessories>PCW?

  Danoh 02:18 30 Nov 2004

Plse avoid posting duplicate threads if you can click here

It makes it quite confusing to follow. Just add a simple comment yourself to refresh your question once in a while, say when your Q has moved onto the 2nd or 3rd page without any response.

Refer to the guidelines for these forums.

  taffhughes 16:57 01 Feb 2005

Thanks all for your input
But the problem stemmed from a 16 bit System 32 glitch which has been repaired and works 4.5 now works

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