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Which desktop version is the most stable.

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  • #16
    Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.

    where dir you go to get that patch?
    Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
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    "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw


    • #17
      Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.

      Originally posted by martinwcole View Post
      where dir you go to get that patch?
      post 7


      • #18
        Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.

        thanks - got it
        Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
        972 524 8714
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        • #19
          Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.

          RR - Robert
          Don't get discouraged - Alpha is supporting the desktop, but in V12 - runs 399 for the desktop only
          they will continue fixing bugs in V12 desktop
          Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
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          "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw


          • #20
            Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.


            I could have purchased V-12, however, I was in a hurry to get a project done, and I did not have the time to learn the new interface. Also, I noticed that most of their tutorials or help was directed to web-based design. Not that I have anything against it, I just feel that they don’t care much about desktop users anymore. I could very well be wrong, but that is the impression I got. Even with V-11, I find that.

            As for V-12, I could have purchased for just $50 more, that is not much, but again, I was not convinced that the support and fixes would be there without the subscription. I must say that I am not the only one getting this feeling. If I am wrong, than I feel that Alpha has not done a good job at projecting that.

            Finally let me say that I have always loved Alpha, and as angry as I feel, I truly hope that I am 100% wrong, and that I am just misreading or misunderstanding everything.



            • #21
              Re: Which desktop version is the most stable.

              Well this is my problem now.
              Dev = Version 3788 Build 4187 - that is the latest.
              The RT Plus update will install but not launch, so I had to reinstall Version 3381 Build 4096, which was the last "official" patch.
              Fixed it, and I had to reinstall my original V11, apply last official patch, and then the unofficial patch.
              The only thing that changed recently on my dev machine was a new installation of an MFC Printer.
              Selwyn replied almost immediately to my bug report and suggested an approach or two, so he is very much on the case.

              @ Robin.
              I have tried repeatedly to get the patch officially released. The closest I got was a message back from Richard who replied that the person responsible was on holiday. That was about 9 months ago.
              Jerry and Richard "believe" that it is OK to go into production as there have been no adverse comments. So it's back to us testers then?
              See our Hybrid Option here;

              If at first you don't succeed; call it Version 1.0