Error: Can't Run 16-Bit Windows Program (1736562)

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Problem:

Tried to launch CodeReview an informational window appeared with the caption 'Can't run 16-bit Windows Program'

Resolution:

Note: This article pertains to versions prior to 6.5.

This error occurs when the NT 16 bit OS is corrupt. The following information was obtained from the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Error Message: The Application Is Not Supported by Windows NT

Last reviewed: August 28, 1998 Article ID: Q191690

The information in this article applies to:

Microsoft Windows NT Server versions 3.51 and 4.0 Microsoft Windows NT Workstation versions 3.51 and 4.0

SYMPTOMS

When you try to start a 16-bit Windows application, you may receive one of the following error messages:

Cannot run 16-bit Windows program. This program requires a newer version of Windows. 
Cannot run the 16-bit program. The application is not supported by Windows NT. 
Can't run 16-bit Windows program. One of the library files needed to run <PATH>\<PROGRAM> is damaged. Please reinstall this application. 

CAUSE

This problem may occur when a program attempts to access an incorrect version, outdated, missing, or damaged DLL file.

RESOLUTION

Expand the following files from the original Windows NT compact disc to the <SYSTEMROOT>\System32 directory:

Compobj.dll

Ddeml.dll

Ole2.dll

Ole2disp.dll

Storage.dll

Ctl3dv2.Dll

Ole2nls.dll

Stdole.tlb

Typelib.dll

Ver.dll

Old KB# 11160
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