How to fix the problem: software is incompatible with Windows 11

This article teaches you how to fix the incompatible between software and Windows 11. Follow the Tutorial, you will learn the way to run incompatible software under Windows 11.

After the Windows 11 released, people may found that some software or games can’t run under Windows 11. And then you may have to reinstall Windows 10 or older systems for these software or games. As a matter of fact, you don’t need to do that, let’s see how to fix the incompatible problem between software, games and Windows 11.

Usually the installation files may be expired already. So just go to the software official download site to download and install the newest version, the problem may be fixed. That’s the easiest way to solve the incompatible problem.

All software or game vendors will make their software or game compatible with the newest Windows system. However, not all software vendors have that ability to do that fast, especially for the big size software and games. That really needs time and human resources. As Windows 11 is released at Oct 5th, 2021, not far from this date, so let’s wait some time if they don’t have a new version for Windows 11.

But if you want to run old games, like Diablo II, Red Alert, Heroes of Might and Magic III or other old games, you will be unable to wait for its Windows 11 compatible versions.

At this moment, you now need have a try for the way to force compatible between software(games) and Windows 11.

Windows 11 incompatible software problem fix tutorial

  • Right click the shortcut of soft which is incompatible with Windows 11
  • Choose “Properties”
  • Click on “Open File Location”
  • Right click on the select exe file and choose “Show more options”, and then “Troubleshoot compatibility”
  • Select “Try recommend settings” after the scan.
  • It will set the software running under Windows older versions from Windows XP to Windows 10.
  • Run the “Test the program” button in upper screenshot.

In most cases, we can use this way to fix incompatible software problems in Windows 11.

If you still can not run that software or game, do Troubleshoot programs by manually selection of Windows older system. And try them one by one.

Notice: usually a game contains more than one exe file, you need to change them all before you can run it.

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