Program Compatibility Assistant will give you warnings or even wont allow you to run known incompatible software.
The problem is that some software (like classic shell) will work fine except some minor problems that can be avioded.
Here is a guide to Disable Program Compatibility Assistant and run your software. Keep in mind that you must know what you are doing and what software you run. Incompatible software can really make yous system even not bootable!.
Step 1: Stop and Disable Program Compatibility Assistant Service
Step 2: Disable Program Compatibility Assistant from Group Policy Editor
‘Computer Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, and Application Compatibility’
and enable (by double clicking and clicking ‘Enable’) the
‘Turn off Program Compatibility Assistant’ and ‘Turn off Program Compatibility Engine’.
Step 3: Reboot and rename your executabe file.