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Windows 7: running an app in a separate process

09 Feb 2014   #1

Windows7 64bit
running an app in a separate process


Is it possible and how it works to run 32-bit app in a separate process on WIN7, 64.bit, SP1?

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11 Feb 2014   #2

W7 Pro SP1 64bit

I'm not sure that I understand your question.

Aren't all apps running as a separate process?
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11 Feb 2014   #3

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Is it possible and how it works to run 32-bit app in a separate process on Windows 7, 64.bit, SP1?
32 bit applications always run in a separate process in all versions of Windows. By default multiple 16 bit applications run in the same process in 32 bit Windows but they don't run at all in 64 bit Windows.
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11 Feb 2014   #4

Windows7 64bit

Thx a lot, but I'm still wondering under Windows, why some apps can freeze the whole system and you can press only power button. That's not like on Linux.
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