Windows 98 program running under XP Pro generates unusual popup window
Posted on 2004-09-10
I am trying to get a Win 95 /98 program running on an XP pro computer. The program is Math Blaster for ages 9-12. The program will start and give the open screen but as soon as you go to enter the program, a blank dialog box appears that is title KA Launcher and everything stops at the point. The only way I can get the computer to respond is to Ctrl-alt-delete and kill the launcher32.exe in the task manager. Actually, the OS is still active, I can use the windows key+D and get back to the desktop and can do anything else on the computer but the only way to kill the KA Launcher is to kill the launcher32.exe process.
I have tried all of the different compatibility modes with the same results.
Any ideas on what this is or how I can correct the problem?
- Bill -