Programs do not install

  buddiebuoy 10:13 03 Oct 05

Running Windows XP Home SP2.

I have tried to install 2 programs from CD recently and keep getting the same return error

'C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\AUTOEXEC.NT. The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose close to terminate the application.'

Once of these programs - Dune 2000 - was previously installed and run without any problem.

The other is now running on a friends PC who has Windows 98.

  VoG II 10:58 03 Oct 05

click here and scroll down to XP_FIX.EXE for the fix.

  MAJ 11:00 03 Oct 05

Try this Microsoft solution to the problem, buddiebuoy, click here

  MAJ 11:02 03 Oct 05

VoG™'s solution looks easier, try that first.

  buddiebuoy 13:29 03 Oct 05

That's sorted it. Thanks very much

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