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Windows 7: CDex Beta 4 is out!

07 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
CDex Beta 4 is out!

After being stalled for 2 years, CDex came back to life in the middle of November with two consecutive betas.

Beta 4 changelog (according to me & what I've read, haven't been able to find an actual changelog).
-> Fixed C++ Redistribuable bug in installer from beta 3
-> New Hybrid installer that includes over 40 languages, multiple versions & unicode & non-unicode versions.
-> Options menu has been re-arranged
-> New encoders
-> Encoders updates
-> Bug fixes

Beta 3 blog entry
Beta 4 blog entry

Get it here :
Download | CDex

There's still no 64-bits... for those who wanted one.
Anyway, I always liked CDex better than the rest because I probably grew attached to it since I first used it back in the years of my Celeron 700MHz... So, no EAC for me. I actually don't care.

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07 Dec 2009   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit


Thanks for that. I will check it out.

I've used CDex for 5 years at least and knew it was not being updated, but it still seemed to work fine on Vista. I don't think I've tried to use it on Win 7. I don't recall any bugs on Vista.

Have you confirmed if older versions or the betas work fine on Win 7 32 bit?
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08 Dec 2009   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ignatzatsonic View Post
Have you confirmed if older versions or the betas work fine on Win 7 32 bit?
Yes, they work. 1.7 beta 2 was working fine on Windows 7. Now with 1.7 beta 4 it brings a sure compatibility.

Also, I've ran into a problem with beta 2 lately... the CD stops spinning in the drive so CDex stops responding and crash. Even a force close won't make the process disapppear. Don't know why but I know that my RC is becoming old end that I need the RTM soon. It could only happen to me. So, don't stop using it because of my problems
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