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When you attempt to start Microsoft Works after you upgrade to Microsoft Windows XP, you may receive an error message similar to the following:
If you attempt to set Windows Compatibility mode for Works, you may receive an error message similar to the following:
This program is not compatible...and may need to be reinstalled....
Compatibility modes cannot be set on this program because it is part of Windows XP.
To use resolve this issue, follow these steps:
For additional information about Windows program compatibility mode, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/292533/EN-US/ )HOW TO: Use Windows Program Compatibility Mode in Windows XP
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.