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SK98 on Windows 10 has been giving me the cityinfo.dat box when I click on the Sidekick icon. Others on the forum have had this problem and they provided a clue to solve it. I solved it by right clicking on the icon and choosing "run as administrator". However, if I left click on the icon I get the box (a selection of squares with squiggles and cityinfo.dat on the end).
I tried reinstalling but the result is the same. At least I can get SK98 by right clicking and choosing "run as administrator".
As yet, I have not found a way to make this apply automatically so that I can left click again.

RE: cityinfo.dat

Dear Pennsk
I am not completely familiar with Windows 10 but try the following out:
Create a shortcut on what passes for a desktop on Windows10 and then right-click on that shortcut and choose to run in compatibility mode, as admin or whatever option is there similar to that option and then save.
Start the program from that shortcut in future and it should be ok.

Regards Jim
Check the FAQ area of this Forum for answers, it could save you a lot of time and effort! Good Luck!

RE: cityinfo.dat

Thanks Jim. This worked.

RE: cityinfo.dat

Dear Pennsk

Glad to hear it.


Regards Jim
Check the FAQ area of this Forum for answers, it could save you a lot of time and effort! Good Luck!

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