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I have windows 8 and want to know how I can load Lotus 123

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I have windows 8 and want to know how I can load Lotus 123 ver *.wk4. Is it a question of drivers ?. It works on windows 7
Thank you for your question, my name is Richard.

What is the error you get when you attempt to install Lotus on Windows 8?

Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

''this app can't run on your pc''

Thanks John, You need to update Lotus to the current version in order to run it with Windows 8.

Windows 8 is very different to 7 and has changed a lot of the internal libraries. This means older programs such as your version of Lotus is not able to install. There are many programs with this problem due to the changes in Windows 8.

You need to either revert back to Windows 7, or upgrade Lotus which you can do here.

http://www-03.ibm.com/software/products/us/en/123/

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you


Customer: replied 3 years ago.


It is a new computer with windows 8 - how do I revert to windows 7

It if is a new computer, it is only licenced to Windows 8, you would need top purchase Windows 7 and install it.

This you can purchase here

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You then install this to put replace Windows 8 with 7.

Feel free to ask if you need more information please.
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