IMPORTANT: The optional launcher and configuration tool require the .Net 2.0 framework. Try running these programs, if running them fails at startup try installing the framework. You will most likely already have this framework installed as it's used by a lot of software.
PortableRA is a easy to use installation package of Command and Conquer: Red Alert which contains the nifty features listed below.
Support can be found in the chat or on the forums. If you join the chat please wait 30 minutes or so before leaving, it might take a bit of time before there's anyone active who can help you.
Some paranoid anti virus software such as Kaspersky think the ra95.exe file included in the package is a virus. It's not. I advise you to update to better antivirus software.