Installing 6.6.1 Community on Windows 8

Andrew Kluthe andrew at ctech.me
Sat May 3 09:38:33 EDT 2014


I use windows 8 on one of my laptops and there were some quirks that came
along with the new graphics layer but I think they are getting ironed out
at a fast enough pace.

As for finding the control panel, one thing that became invaluable once i
found it is right clicking on the windows logo on the task bar. This opens
a context menu with fast access to the most important parts.


On Sat, May 3, 2014 at 7:24 AM, Fraser Gordon <fraser.gordon at runrev.com>wrote:

> On 03/05/2014 06:48, Dar Scott wrote:
> > I think so, since I just clicked a button when I did some privileged
> things (run as admin, OK some I/O).  That is, I didn’t have to type in a
> password.
>
> The LiveCode installers handle privilege elevation themselves - it is
> best to not run them as an administrator (the bulk of the installer runs
> as an unprivileged programme and it is only the "installer slave" that
> runs with admin privileges). If that also doesn't work,  let me know so
> it can be added to the bug database.
>
> Fraser
>
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Regards,

Andrew Kluthe
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