troubleshooting Question

spoofing Windows 7 version on a Windows 8 OS

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I am looking for a way to change what MSinfo32 or VER returns on a Windows 8 system to make it appear to be a Windows 7 system.

I already use App Compatability property to launch the app as Windows 7, but when this app runs it again checks the Windows version before  performing some operations and detects it as Windows 8

I already tried changing the CurrentVersion & ProductName in the Registry, but that does not fool MSinfo32, systeminfo, VER or System in the control panel
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