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Windows 7: I think i want to go from 64bit to 32bit...

28 Dec 2010   #11
Alder

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
32 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mikedl View Post
I dunno, Alder. FF x64 still won't run Silverlight or the Adobe PDF plug-in, among others. Any plugin for FF x64, or any x64 browser for that matter, has to be compiled for an x64 system. There is Flash ActiveX control available for IE9 64 bit, as well.

FF x64 certainly won't help running the music programs the OP is desiring to run.

BTW, Alder, welcome to the Seven Forums! :)
The reason I started using FF was because of Silverlight (Netflix).. It wouldn't run on IE64. It works great on FF and so does Adobe Flash. It worked for me.


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28 Dec 2010   #12
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Alder View Post
The reason I started using FF was because of Silverlight (Netflix).. It wouldn't run on IE64. It works great on FF and so does Adobe Flash. It worked for me.
We're getting a bit off-topic here but, Alder, are trying to say Silverlight runs in FF x64? It doesn't. You must be running a 32 bit version of FF if Silverlight is working in the FF browser. Silverlight also works admirably in IE9 32 bit.
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28 Dec 2010   #13
Alder

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Yes, that is what I said. I have IE9 64 bit. Silverlight and Adobe both had problems with that. So I run them on FF. It solved my problem and I noticed that many other people are having the same problem. So I wanted to offer a solution that I found.
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28 Dec 2010   #14
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Alder View Post
Yes, that is what I said. I have IE9 64 bit. Silverlight and Adobe both had problems with that. So I run them on FF. It solved my problem and I noticed that many other people are having the same problem. So I wanted to offer a solution that I found.
They'll work just as well on IE9 32 bit, Alder. If you've got IE9 64 bit, you also have IE9 32 bit. FF, in and of itself, has nothing to do with it. (I'm a diehard FF fan, BTW, look at my sig) :)

Now ... back to the topic ...
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28 Dec 2010   #15
Alder

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I don't know how to switch to IE93 2 from IE9 64 without purchasing a new program for $100. I tried and looked in many forums for an answer. I was just offering a solution that I found and it was on topic. That is how I found this thread.
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28 Dec 2010   #16
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Alder View Post
I don't know how to switch to IE93 2 from IE9 64 without purchasing a new program for $100. I tried and looked in many forums for an answer. I was just offering a solution that I found and it was on topic. That is how I found this thread.
IE9 32 bit is the default, IE9 64 bit is not. You should have them both installed:

I think i want to go from 64bit to 32bit...-screenshot00335.jpg

Unfortunately, none of this is helping the OP with his issue so I'll leave you to figure out the differences between IE9 32 bit and IE9 64 bit and the default program that runs when you click on the standard IE9 icon - hint: it's not the 64 bit version. This has already been discussed here in more than a few threads.

Stick around, Alder, nice to have you here. :)


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29 Dec 2010   #17
oscardvine

Windows Proffesional x64
 
 

I have tried reaper, and it's not for me. Pro tools have some unique plug-ins that i simply love and can't live without :P

BriceH: I can't really say i know what you are talking about, is there somewhere i can read an guide or something to get some kind of understanding for what that is?

Thank you all for your replies and inputs!
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29 Dec 2010   #18
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

I would suggest uninstalling Pro Tools, doing a little cleanup (with CCleaner if needed) and then reinstalling it in XP or Vista compatibility mode, depending on which OS the software has on its Minimum Requirements list.

Compatibility Mode
CCleaner - Optimization and Cleaning - Free Download

If there is a 64 bit version of Pro Tools install that. (I may be confused here due to your x86/x64 post)
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29 Dec 2010   #19
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Why not run IE 32bit and FF 32bit then?
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29 Dec 2010   #20
oscardvine

Windows Proffesional x64
 
 

IE? FF?
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