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  • Windows7 and Alpha9

    What do I need to do in order to be able to run AlphaFive Version 9 on Windows 7?

  • #2
    Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

    Hi Bruce,
    First thing that comes to mind is to use one of the compatibility modes available. If you are running the 64 bit OS, then maybe other possible problems.....do a search on "compatibility mode" on the messageboard along with "64 Bit". Using the quotes most likely so as to get exact results.
    Mike
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    It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
    It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
    Henry David Thoreau
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    • #3
      Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

      Which flavor Windows 7?

      See this.
      There can be only one.

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      • #4
        Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

        I get the same message in either 32 bit or 64 bit Windows7

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        • #5
          Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

          And what, pray tell, might that message be?
          There can be only one.

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          • #6
            Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

            I run A5v9 on windows 7 it performs like a mother!

            I didn't set up anything

            maybe its someyhing else

            Eric

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            • #7
              Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

              Originally posted by ericb4779 View Post
              I run A5v9 on windows 7 it performs like a mother!

              I didn't set up anything

              maybe its someyhing else

              Eric
              Eric

              Since Mother's Day was yesterday - at least in the US - what does perform like a mother imply? Obviously(hopefully) good things, but are new apps spawned or feed or disciplined?

              There is another option that might be implied from US speak that would not be very complementary...

              So just looking for clarification... :D
              Al Buchholz
              Bookwood Systems, LTD
              Weekly QReportBuilder Webinars Thursday 1 pm CST

              Occam's Razor - KISS
              Normalize till it hurts - De-normalize till it works.
              Advice offered and questions asked in the spirit of learning how to fish is better than someone giving you a fish.
              When we triage a problem it is much easier to read sample systems than to read a mind.
              "Make it as simple as possible, but not simpler."
              Albert Einstein

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              • #8
                Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

                Sorry I was trying to be hip!:o

                It works very well is what I meant to say.

                No problems at all - except by bad progamming

                Eric

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                • #9
                  Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

                  Originally posted by ericb4779 View Post
                  Sorry I was trying to be hip!:o

                  It works very well is what I meant to say.

                  No problems at all - except by bad progamming

                  Eric
                  np

                  just wondered what it meant... I must not be so hip.. :(
                  Al Buchholz
                  Bookwood Systems, LTD
                  Weekly QReportBuilder Webinars Thursday 1 pm CST

                  Occam's Razor - KISS
                  Normalize till it hurts - De-normalize till it works.
                  Advice offered and questions asked in the spirit of learning how to fish is better than someone giving you a fish.
                  When we triage a problem it is much easier to read sample systems than to read a mind.
                  "Make it as simple as possible, but not simpler."
                  Albert Einstein

                  http://www.iadn.com/images/media/iadn_member.png

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                  • #10
                    Re: Windows7 and Alpha9

                    I'm not so hip either - I was TRYING to be hip :)

                    EB

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