> > Once again, there is nothing you can do on XP that you can't do on 7. Period. > > Off the top of my head, I can think of two things but I'm sure there are a lot more. > > - You can't install software that shipped with 16-bit installers (there are > workarounds..but not for everything).
So what if you can't use the installers? Unpack the darn thing and install it yourself. if it needs registry entries and something is broken, put the keys into the wow64 section and that will sort it out.
> > - There are no gameport drivers for 64-bit Windows 7. > Not Microsoft's fault. Whomever made the motherboard or soundcard (or whatever addon you use) has to make the drivers. Blame creativelabs if that's what you're talking about.