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Can't start game

I restored Links 2003 to a new computer from a Shadowprotect backup. I've done it to other computers and it always worked fine. The only thing that's different is this is an Intel processor and the others were Amd.

It doesn't seem like that should matter. I've uninstalled and reinstalled from the download file as administrator from Links 2003 Country Club. I've added the video card to video.txt. Changing compatibility mode doesn't matter. This is Windows 10.

The small links box opens then a medium size black window. It sits for a minute and then a box saying Links exited abnormally appears giving the options of restart, troubleshooting, or exit. Clicking restart just repeats the process.

I've tried installing in safe mode with no results. Here are system specs- Intel Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core Processor
MSI MEG Z390 ACE ATX LGA1151 Motherboard
Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory
Samsung 970 Evo 2 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive
Nvidia GTX 1080

I've tried playing with high dpi settings, compatibility, and running as administrator with no luck. Any ideas?

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Re: Links 2003 says is should run in Windows 10.

If it doesn't work after reinstall from the original CD, see their Help Section (link on home page). It has a FAQ and an email address for support.
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This worked!

Thanks so much. Have a great day.

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