Windows 10: compatability mode

Discus and support compatability mode in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; I am trying to get Winamp to work but I keep getting a popup thaat says winamp is running in compatability mode. however, when I right click on the... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by KirkRothell, Mar 6, 2020.

  1. compatability mode


    I am trying to get Winamp to work but I keep getting a popup thaat says winamp is running in compatability mode. however, when I right click on the winamp icon, select properties, and select the compatability tab the "run in compatability box is not checked". I desperately need help to resolve this issue as the program "showpresenter" will not work withpout winamp c

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    KirkRothell, Mar 6, 2020
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  2. error messages "The program was started in compatibility mode. As this this can lead to undesirable effects, you should disable the compatibility settings"

    Hi Harold,

    I suggest you to manually change the Compatibility Mode Settings
    and check the behavior.

    Please follow the steps below:

    • Right click on the app/program.
    • select Properties.
    • Click the Compatibility tab.
    • Uncheck the box Run this program in compatibility mode for and also uncheck all the boxes below.
    • Click/tap on the Change settings for all users button.
    • Again, uncheck the box Run this program in compatibility mode for
      and also uncheck all the boxes below.
    • Click on ok, then Apply and then again ok.

    Please keep us updated with the status of the pop ups to assist you further.

    Regards,
     
    Syed Abdul Jabbar, Mar 6, 2020
    #2
  3. Trying to play a VERY old game in "Compatibility Mode": Wrath of the Gods

    Hello Bowyer,



    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community Forums. We are glad to help you.



    Install app in Compatibility mode

    I would suggest you to install the game in compatibility mode and check: Follow these steps:




    • Download the game from the manufacturer’s website.

    • Right-click on the game setup file and click on
      ‘properties’.

    • Click on the ‘compatibility’ tab and check the box
      ‘Run this program in compatibility mode for’ and select Windows 10 from the drop down menu and proceed with the installation. Once this is done, restart the computer and check if the issue persists


    Hope it helps. Do contact us for further queries. We will be happy to assist.



    Thanks and regards,

    Jenith
     
    Jenith_James, Mar 6, 2020
    #3
  4. compatability mode

    Windows 10 compatibility issue

    Hi John,

    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community.

    I suggest you to install the drivers in compatible mode and check if it helps.

    Follow the steps below on how to install driver in
    compatibility mode:


    • Download the driver from the manufacturer’s website and save it on your local disk.

    • Right click on the setup file of the driver and select
      “Properties”.

    • Select “Compatibility” Tab.

    • Place a check mark next to“Run this program in Compatibility mode” and select operating system from the drop down list.

    • Let the driver install and then check thefunctionality.
    Hope the information is helpful.
     
    SujataMoktan, Mar 6, 2020
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