Hi everyone, I'm new here. Stumbled on this thread because I had issues with the game Hooligans: Storm over Europe, which relies on Directdraw. It's unplayable on Windows 8.1.
However, reading this thread I noticed that the games would play in Windowed mode. Of course, this will not do any good for games that don't have that built in, but I found a tool for that. I just tried it with Hooligans and it works perfectly. Maybe someone here can use it as well.
The only drawback, obviously, is that you can't play full screen.
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