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    John et al, Many thanks - worked a treat... BR Cormac, EI4HQ
    Message 1 of 4 , Jun 1, 2010
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      John et al,

      Many thanks - worked a treat...

      BR
      Cormac, EI4HQ

      --- In dxatlas_group@yahoogroups.com, "John T. Fleming" <john@...> wrote:
      >
      > Cormac,
      >
      >
      >
      > Windows 7 and Vista have some rules like Linux. It restricts what can be
      > written to the Program Files. My work around is setting up a folder I call
      > My Program Files and install my older ham radio programs there. This
      > eliminates the split between Program Files and Program Data or Program Files
      > and the data places in the Virtual Store which is found using the
      > compatibility button while in the program's folder.
      >
      >
      >
      > I would uninstall the programs using Windows uninstaller or the uninstaller
      > that came with the program and then reinstall the programs in a different
      > programs folder. I do not like installing things in C: root directory. That
      > is why I set up a separate folder.
      >
      >
      >
      > 73,
      >
      > John
      >
      >
      >
      > From: dxatlas_group@yahoogroups.com [mailto:dxatlas_group@yahoogroups.com]
      > On Behalf Of ei4hq
      > Sent: Friday, May 21, 2010 2:46 AM
      > To: dxatlas_group@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [dxatlas] Windows 7...
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > Hi All,
      >
      > Long time user of DXAtlas, HamCap, Ionoprobe and Bandmaster.
      >
      > I recently moved to Windows 7. Generally its been a positive step, but like
      > a great many other shareware applications that ran well under XP, DXAtlas
      > and HamCap have a few issues under the new Windows application and security
      > models:
      >
      > DXAtlas
      > Despite being registered, I get the 'Evaluation expired' window every time I
      > start it. DXAtlas does start when I click the continue button and behaves
      > normally thereafter.
      >
      > HamCap
      > All the setting are lost everytime the application shuts down
      >
      > Both applications are already running in "Administrator" mode and in
      > compatibility mode for XP SP3.
      >
      > Can anyone advise 'fixes' for the above issues?
      >
      > Thanks
      > Cormac, EI4HQ
      >
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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