Computer help forum: Programs wont start after upgrading

by: Vurk January 14, 2010 10:26 AM PST

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Programs wont start after upgrading

by Vurk - 1/14/10 10:26 AM

I just recently upgraded an older work computer from Win 2000 to XP, and now some of my programs that had been working are now not working.

The install was an in-place upgrade from 2K to XP so as not to lose my data and various installs. Most of the programs work fine, but Office 97 and AutoCad will not launch.

I know I can repair the Office 97 install with the disk, but I cant find my AutoCad install disk.

Does anyone know why these programs wont run, and how I can get AutoCad to run without buying another license?

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