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Windows 7: latex/miktex

10 Jan 2009   #1
snanand

Windows 7 Beta 1
 
 
latex/miktex

anyone managed to install miktex on windows 7 build 7000? the installer hangs half-way through. thanks.


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11 Jan 2009   #2
johngalt

 

Hi, snanand, and welcome to the forums.

I haven't tried it yet, but I am about to get into using *some* *tex here real soon - I'll report back when I find out which ones work, and if they need a bit of coaxing or not.
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15 Jan 2009   #3
snanand

Windows 7 Beta 1
 
 

any luck yet? this is the only thing keeping me from a full-fledged shift to the beta. thanks.
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29 Jun 2009   #4
bemasher

Windows 7
 
 

I got it to work but only after several BSOD's. I found out it has something to do with the installer trying to access memory unavailable to it in the system page file. Disabling virtual memory long enough to install the program seems to work for me.

I wrote a more in depth post about it on my blog: A Little Off Blog Archive Installing MikTeX on Windows 7
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30 Jun 2009   #5
krameriffic

Win7 7100
 
 

Old thread, but I figured I'd mention that MikTeX and TeXnicCenter worked just fine for me. Installed them and configured them just like usual in order to test and it went without a hitch.
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09 Sep 2009   #6
zee

Windows 7
 
 

I had no problems with MikTex/texniccenter on Windows 7...

Btw, if you are interested in getting the Math Input Panel output into Latex try Inlage.

Inlage.com | Home

Thanks...
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09 Sep 2009   #7
johngalt

 

Thanks for the link - I have a Tablet that I am just beginning to use as a tablet - i.e. note taking for classes. Seeing as I am a Math major, and am taking Complex Variables, Number Theory and Abstract Algebra, that was probably going to be my next search....now, thanks to you I don't have to search....

Cheers! U Ben repped!
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10 Sep 2009   #8
ahriman

Windows 7 Professional (64-bit) / OS X Snow Leopard
 
 

Just installed MikTeX on the RC (x64), and have been playing with it this evening.
Working perfectly so far.
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26 Sep 2009   #9
bing

Windows 7 B7600
 
 

Try this:

(a) extract the miktex files.
(b) look for the "setup-2.7.2904.exe" under MiKTeX\setup\ directory.
(c) right-click and select "run-as administrator"

worked for me. gl
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19 Nov 2010   #10
satre

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Run As Administrator saved me from the Blues Screen Of Death

Thank you for your kind suggestion Bing!
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