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Re: Can I install Xywrite
- Subject: Re: Can I install Xywrite
- From: Richard Giering dick.giering@xxxxxxxx
- Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2001 14:03:20 -0600
Back in my Win95 days, I did just that! I copied XYWrite (I suspect -
but don';t remember - that it was XYDOS) the XY directory to a pair of
floppies and carried them everywhere. Used them in various places,
inculding PCs at airline clubs (e.g. American and Delta). Never had any
"Yo Intl. YK" wrote:
> At 11:18 Uhr -0600 21.12.2001, Richard Giering wrote:
> > I also have been running XYWIN under both win95 and win98 without any
> >problems. Instead of "installing", I just copied the directory/folder
> >completely from one OS to the Other, then created a shortcut Icon onto
> >the desktop for the EXE. Works fine.
> Can it really be that easy? The reason I never tried that is that I thought
> every Windows program needs some kind of entry in the registry. So, that is
> not true?
> That would be wonderful. I that case, I could burn XYWin on a CD and have
> it ready for use whereever I go?
> -- Rene von Rentzell, Tokyo (rrr @ twics.com)