02-02-2014 05:53 PM
My HP Presario windows XP crashed leaving me with sewing machine software only compatible with windows 7&8 32bit I was not able to find a 32 bit PC so I purchased a refurbished one which did not work so I returned it and purchased a HP Pavillion 500 series windows 7 64 bit being told by sevaral people including my grnadson who is employed by HP building PC's That there is a way to make 64 bit operate as a 32 bit Even getting a letter from HP telling me how to do it The Problem there was they thought I was installing a printer So is anyone familiar with this I now have a wonderful new PC but am stuck with very expensive sewing machine soft ware whose Company told me I would have to My software which would cost around $1000.00 Help!
02-02-2014 06:38 PM
Were you able to install the sewing machine software to yuor new machine. Is "yes", then right click on the program and run the troubleshoot compatibility, selecting XP.
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02-04-2014 07:07 AM
I would ask you to think about installing Redhat Linux "Ubuntu" software. It can be done by a Linux person.
Who possibly lives nearby to you. Ubuntu should work VERY WELL on your computer and wont' leave you with that Sewing Macihine feeling, and won't cost you much at all, maybe the price of a "DVD" disk.