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Help opening a file from a CD

by VERNLULU / March 17, 2004 2:40 AM PST

Hi. I am trying to open a program from a cd and I keep getting the following message in my word document.
"This file is compressed and intended for use with Adaptec DirectCD 3.0 or later" After that message is nothing but a bunch of sqaures and symbols. I am on a laptop Dell Inspiron/1100 using Windows XP, and microsoft works 2002. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you, Donna

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That could be a CDRW and is the DirectCD driver they put on the CD.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 17, 2004 2:52 AM PST
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Re:Help opening a file from a CD
by VERNLULU / March 17, 2004 2:58 AM PST

That is exactly what it is now that you say that. I looked at the cd again. How or what should I do to open these files.

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Did you read the supplied link?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 17, 2004 3:07 AM PST

Just wondering.

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