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Dialog development under Win 64bit slower than 32bit

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  • Dialog development under Win 64bit slower than 32bit

    I haven't tested this on a lot of different A5 versions, but it seems the same across the latest few. I've got a dialog with about 50 text controls on it. Under Windows 7 32bit, clicking on a text control shows the properties for that control almost immediately. Under Windows 7 64bit and Windows 7 64bit there is about a 4 second lag. Containers and buttons are fine... instant response. Even clicking from property to property in a text control takes about 4 seconds.

    I moved A5 and my project to my SSD... just curious... exactly the same results. And this is on a new, fast machine with a bucket of ram and hdd space. I'm getting far better response from my 3 yr old 32 bit machine with 4gb ram.

    Each click taking 4 seconds is driving me nuts. Anyone else find this? Thanks.

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    Re: Dialog development under Win 64bit slower than 32bit

    I have 35 controls on a Dialog2. Windows7 64bit. It's 2 seconds to open the dialog. Clicking from property to property in a text control is instant.

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      Re: Dialog development under Win 64bit slower than 32bit

      A5 opens instantly and the dialog loads instantly. The only item my PC doesn't have is a discrete graphics card... I'm using the onboard graphics of the Intel i7-3770. Could it possibly be that?

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