Will Windows 95 software run on XP and upwards?

  Vulcan 22:29 26 Oct 2008

I'd like to know if software with minimum requirements of Pentium 90 MHz, Windows 95 running in 256 colours, DirectX compatible, 16MB of RAM, and a 6x CD-ROM drive can be run successfully on XP and above? Can you help please?

  skidzy 22:32 26 Oct 2008

No promises but maybe in compatibility mode click here

  Forum Member2 22:40 26 Oct 2008

what is the name of the software?

  Vulcan 22:55 26 Oct 2008

Zebco Pro Fishing 3D Pro Series, from Head Games Publishing.

  mocha 23:07 26 Oct 2008

Hi Vulcan,

You would need to try it, Vista is far more picky than XP in this respect click here and click tab (software) to see compatibility problems.

  Vulcan 22:13 27 Oct 2008

Many thanks for all your help, guys.

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