Running a 16-bit game in 64-bit Windows 8?

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by SkullKid2000, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. SkullKid2000

    SkullKid2000 MDL Junior Member

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    Will this work?
     
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    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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  3. AnarethoS

    AnarethoS MDL Expert

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    You can run 16bits apps on 32bits Windows
    You can run 32bits apps on 64bits Windows
    You can't run any 16bits apps on 64bits Windows

    you will need to use VmWare or DosBOX if it is a old DOS game.
     
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  4. AnarethoS

    AnarethoS MDL Expert

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    @tito : You where fater than me :(
     
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    100 MDL Expert

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    No. You'll need to run it on 32-bit Windows in a VM.
    Edit: too late :p
     
  6. SkullKid2000

    SkullKid2000 MDL Junior Member

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    Again, thanks MDL:)
     
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