WS 3.5.4 on Windows 7 Pro XP mode?

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WS 3.5.4 on Windows 7 Pro XP mode?
« on: September 27, 2012, 04:51:41 PM »
Will Workstation 3.5.4 work in Windows 7 Pro in XP compatibility mode with a ProTrack upgraded to USB operation?

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Re: WS 3.5.4 on Windows 7 Pro XP mode?
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2012, 08:42:30 AM »
Not likely since the hardware drivers are 16bit.
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Re: WS 3.5.4 on Windows 7 Pro XP mode?
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2012, 08:48:13 AM »
I thought Windows XP was 32-bit. And Workstation 3.5.4 32-bit compatible. And my ProTrack is upgraded to USB communication.
Windows 95 & 98 is 16-bit operating system.
Windows XP is a 32-bit operating system, there is also a 64-bit Windows XP Professional version.
So surly Curtis Workstation 3.5.4 as 32-bit software should work with any operating system that can work in 32-bit mode?
« Last Edit: November 07, 2013, 04:42:48 PM by jvthorsley »

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Re: WS 3.5.4 on Windows 7 Pro XP mode?
« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2014, 08:49:59 AM »
Not likely since the hardware drivers are 16bit.
Hmmm... old thread (I know) but I am not sure what I was thinking when said the above...

Anyway, the problem is that 3.5.4 is not compatible with Vista because of driver issues. To use a USB ProTrack in Vista you have to use Workstation 4.X.
The most important troubleshooting tool is your eyes.