BWM and Windows7

Started by moro666

BWM and Windows7   01 February 2010, 11:42

Hi Andrew,

I wanted to know if BWM is compatible with windows7 or not yet ?

I don't mean 64bit , I know you are working on it with coming betas (after 2.9.16)

I just want to run BWM on 32 bit windows7

what you think ??

BWM and Windows7   02 February 2010, 20:35

I also have the same question about software compatibility.
I'm thinking about Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bits, but would like to have some feedback from people using BWM on that platform.
Perhaps Andrew can confirm compatibility?

Cheers,
Arthur.
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BWM and Windows7   04 February 2010, 13:02

Hi guys,

Both the latest release 2.9.10 and all betas work on Windows 7 x86 and x64. Just make sure you allow the installer to install the drivers (when windows brings up a warning twice during the installation).

Andrew.
Tim

BWM and Windows7   06 March 2010, 09:54

what about Arthur's question, does it work on 2008 Server? thanks
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BWM and Windows7   08 March 2010, 21:00

Yes it does.
Neil

BWM and Windows7   04 April 2010, 02:57

I installed trial version of BWM 2.9.10 on windows 7 (64 bit). Windows had an error when installing SoftPerfect Reaserch Net Driver and NetService Driver (both at version 6.3.4.1). I then restarted the laptop and there was a blue screen of death warning about ndis.sys. Fortunately system restore came in handy to uninstall BWM. Has anyone experienced this?
btw: works perfect on my xp system
James111

BWM and Windows7   04 April 2010, 12:56

Yes I have also experienced the BSOD.

although i am not sure if it is related to BWM.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 3081

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: d1
BCP1: 0000001C
BCP2: 00000002
BCP3: 00000000
BCP4: 920DB5D6
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\040410-15531-01.dmp
C:\Users\J\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-36375-0.sysdata.xml
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BWM and Windows7   07 April 2010, 23:06

Are there any USB network devices (such a USB ADSL modem) plugged into this machine?

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