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    Ooh nice one! will get them when i go back to work on Monday!

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    Is it sad that I actually have the original disks for each of those? lol

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    I bought their deluxe box thing a few years ago which has all of the games up to that point.

    I'm kinda proud to say I bought every one of the series

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    I'm actually thinking of sticking these on a few PCs in our ICT room for the kids to play......

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    Big Question is - Will they work on Windows 7??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gatt View Post
    Big Question is - Will they work on Windows 7??
    Should do with compatibility mode........? If not, a virtual PC should do it.

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    True - though would need to be VMWare as i dont have a suitable CPU for Virtual XP.. (Cant install Virtual PC on Windows 7!)

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    they run on W7 with compatibility mode set to Win 95 (for C&C and Red Alert), and ME (for Tiberian Sun)

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    I downloaded tiberian sun. it worked fine on windows 7 home premium on my home laptop. I didn't change any compatability mode.

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    well the old c&c dont run on x64 vista as it needs some 16bit thing for the installer

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    IIRC these all ran fine on Linux/Wine as well - I better test that, just to be sure.
    thanks mattx.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyberNerd View Post
    IIRC these all ran fine on Linux/Wine as well - I better test that, just to be sure.
    thanks mattx.
    They do.

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    Keep getting an error with I guess Win API call and have set all exe's to Win95 compat mode.

    Any ideas?

    I used to love playing this on WW chat, wasn't very good at ranked though.

    Cheers

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    Try using the setup manager for Red Alert 1 (0.9.8)
    Red Alert: Archive - The best place for all your Red Alert needs.

    Used it this afternoon, worked a treat.

    For multiplayer, add IPX protocal to your network connection.

    Right away sir! For king and country!

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