Thanks for all the replies I am afraid I have another query which is similar I thought I could add to this post.My wife also bought me three PC games two are fine but not sure if the other one is compatible with windows 7 as they have gone and stuck a barcode over the system requirements perhaps someone could tell me.The game is called Ship Simulator 2008 it is only a cheap game as you can see from the date but do not want to unwrap it if it is not compatible with Windows 7
Found this " running Ship simulator 2008 Collectors Edition gives error saying MagCore.dll is missing
I use Windows 7 and have just purchesed Ship Simulator 2008 Collectors Edition. It seems to install ok but when I go to run it it says "ActiveMovie Window - The program cant start because MagCore.dll is missing from your computer". How can i fix this "