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Support for Windows 8 ?

Post by DFH » Thu Jun 07, 2012 10:27 pm

With this now being in 'release preview', will TextPipe installation be compatible with Windows 8 ?

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_8

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Re: Support for Windows 8 ?

Post by DataMystic Support » Sun Jun 10, 2012 2:42 pm

Hi David,

Have not even looked at Windows 8, but TP should work fine with it. We have very few O/S dependencies.
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Re: Support for Windows 8 ?

Post by DFH » Mon Jun 25, 2012 7:13 pm

Hi Simon,

Pasted from the release notes for Notepad++ 6.1.4 which may give you pause for thought....
1. Fix a crash issue of Windows 8's Computer Manager due to Notepad++'s Shell Extension (Explorer's context menu).
It's been the case that a new release of Windows has shown that Microsoft have changed something at the heart of the Context Menu that affects apps with Shell Extensions. Fore-warned is fore-armed.

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Re: Support for Windows 8 ?

Post by DataMystic Support » Wed Jun 27, 2012 12:54 am

Thanks David - that is very useful to know. I will see what I can find out about it.
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