Installing any old application isn't much difficult. You have to follow steps one by one and your problem will be resolved.
Firstly, go to program files.
Next, just locate the .exe file. Which corresponds to the executable. Right click on it and then click on properties.
It will show you a popup window, click on compatibility mode.
Now select your operating system and click on Ok.
If you still facing any difficulty or confusion, then simply read this article 1 and follow it step by step and your problem will be resolved. You can also read this post for solution