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How to use the software Compatibility function in Windows Vista?

How to use the software Compatibility function in Windows Vista?

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By activating the software Compatibility mode, the older version of software can run normally. For details, please refer to the following contents.
In order to understand how to use the software Compatibility mode to run the software, please refer to the following steps.
According to different software, the software Compatibility mode may run abnormally.
Take SonicStage for example, it may fail to launch if the following error message pops up.

Error Message:
「This application can not run under Microsoft Windows 95 (TM)
(Error Code: 00004e34)
* The information appears when SonicStage Ver.3.4 selects Windows 95 by Compatibility mode.

When it run abnormally, this makes the software Compatibility mode ineffective. 
1.Right-click the shortcut of any application for context menu, select Properties.
2.Click Compatibility label, and select Run this program in Compatibility mode for listed in the Compatibility mode column.


3.Click and select one operating system.


4.To ensure the application to run normally, select one item listed in Settings column.


5.Click the OK button.
Setting finished.