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Old 03-14-2006, 05:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I there i have the game cricket 97 but i was wondering if i cud install it on a computer running windows 98 professional? is this possible i got told it wud work but not as good as the graphics wud not work.
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It should work as long as the graphics card is recognized by the game. I have some old 95 games that i run on XP. I just run them in 95 or 98 compatability mode. With a 95 game on 98 it shoudl work easily. Not much changed over the couple years between those 2 Operating Systems.
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Shouldn't have any issues. Install it and run it. Post results.
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It should work on Win98. Should also work on WinXP.

Btw, there's no such thing as Windows 98 Professional; just Win98 and Win98SE.
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There is 98, 98SE adn 98+. I have that one also that has the Microsoft Plus included with the install.
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Microsoft Plus is just some add-on. Nothing exciting.
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Yeah but they did release it. So that has to be included.
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I like redneck rampage which I configured to work in XP Pro ok.
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