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I'm trying to get an old streetfighter style game (DBZ Millenium) in xp and it abosulety will not run. I ran the .exe and I get an error about the NTVDM CPU then long string of letters and numbers. I know that it works in 98 (just tried it).. I was wondering if there is a fix for this problem (oh and I tried running it in compatibilty mode so thats veto'd)
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Go to the shortcut or .EXE file of that game and RIGHT CLICK on it and select PROPERTIES.

Once here go to the Compatibility tab and from here you can set a Windows operating system environment to run it in. From the drop down menu select Win98.
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Go to the shortcut or .EXE file of that game and RIGHT CLICK on it and select PROPERTIES.

Once here go to the Compatibility tab and from here you can set a Windows operating system environment to run it in. From the drop down menu select Win98.
That will not work. I would like to play my old MS-DOS games too on XP, since I don't have a Win98 system.
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bump please... I tried VMware demo but then I need a 98 install disk
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That will not work. I would like to play my old MS-DOS games too on XP, since I don't have a Win98 system.
For you, DOSBox should work.

http://dosbox.sourceforge.net/inform...2d5098581fc986

As for the topic creator, install Windows 98SE on a parition. Doesn't take that much space. I had one for my old games up until about a year ago when I lost interest in the games...

*edit*

Just saw you said you didn't have the disc. If you have the cd key, its okay to download it.
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