Old CD-Rom programmes

  cardsharp 09:06 15 Oct 04

My son has a need to carry out a historical research.
I sorted through my old CD's which came with magazine previously -issue 44 - May 1999.
Now I run XP for windows, these will not read!
Is there a way round this?

The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and microsoft windows applications.

If this is the case ALL my Free cd's are of no use to me !!

  alan227 09:17 15 Oct 04

Try this link.

click here

  spuds 10:57 15 Oct 04

You may also find that certain other older type disks may refuse to run initially. In XP there is a compatibilty programme which you could try.

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