Problem with Application Compatibility-Mode for 2000 (Article 2797

Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows 2000 Applications' started by Guest, Oct 3, 2005.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I have Windows 2000 pro installed and I'm trying to run some old DOS games.

    As per: "How To Enable Application Compatibility-Mode Technology in Windows
    2000 SP2 and SP3" found at:
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;279792

    I have run slayerui.dll sucessfully AND verified that the explorer.exe key
    is in the AppCompatibility register.

    However, a view of the properties for an exe application does not display
    the expected "Compatibility" tab.

    Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong??

    Thank you.
     
    Guest, Oct 3, 2005
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  2. Guest

    Guest Guest

    With Windows 2000 you must create a shortcut to the exe file and then go to
    the properties of that and you will see a compatability tab.
     
    Guest, Oct 19, 2005
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