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can't load Custom Control DLL Knife.vbx....

by CanaryCaia / November 23, 2005 1:54 PM PST

This is what I get when I try to use some of the features in my Escher Interactive. Exploring the Art of the Infinite CD.It?s a very old program from 1996.Yes,16 bits for Windows 95.It worked great with W 98 also.And with the help of XP_FIX.EXE I was able to run it in Windows XP Pro.But I can?t find the way to get it running like with old Windows.Can anyone help?Besides,I was at the site of Thames & Hudson Digital and they don?t even mention Escher! Sniff...
Thanks!

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Compatability mode
by Dick Humfrey / November 23, 2005 10:39 PM PST

If you do an Internet search with Google there are any number of messages like yours about knife.vbx .

I have not browsed them.

My thoughts are though -have you right clicked on the start menu item that starts the program running and selected Properties. Selected Compatability and chosen "Run this program in compatability mode" for Windows 95.

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I had before and did again...
by CanaryCaia / November 24, 2005 1:09 AM PST
In reply to: Compatability mode

after reading your reply.No solution at all. I searched the internet either,but noone was given a solution,that?s why I posted it in the forum.I guess my only choice is to multiboot my pc with XP-98SE so I can use the 2 or 3 old programs I can?t use with XP.Thanks for your reply!

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