Articles tagged: computer games

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Does Windows 8 Have XP Mode?

Older games need a different operating system than the one provided by Windows 7 or 8. With a virtual machine, you can run Windows XP  (and your games) on any machine that has enough power.

Can I Play My Old Games on My 64-bit Computer?

Games can be some of the most demanding software out there. Many older games will play just fine on newer machines, but occasionally you’ll run into problems. I’ll look at some of the alternatives.

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Do I need a new motherboard for a new version of DirectX?

Direct X is a software package that interfaces with the graphics hardware in your machine. You probably won’t need a new motherboard, but…