Using old drivers with a new OS on Windows XP Mode - Video Demonstration

The video below shows how james managed to use HP’s scanner driver that support Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) – rather than using HP’s rather crummy software for XP “I have at home is an HP scanner – eventually HP released Vista drivers (including 64 bit) and these support Windows 7. The trouble is although they […]

The video below shows how james managed to use HP’s scanner driver that support Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) – rather than using HP’s rather crummy software for XP “I have at home is an HP scanner – eventually HP released Vista drivers (including 64 bit) and these support Windows 7. The trouble is although they support WIA – rather than using HP’s rather crummy software for XP, they are what HP calls “Basic Feature” drivers.”

The video below show how some 32bit-only camera software (which would work with vista or Windows 7 – but not in the 64 bit version I’m running) could be used in (32 bit) XP mode.

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