|Subject:||Re: Win 7 Pro / Win 10 - Which Pdox version?
|Date:||Sat, 26 Jan 2019 14:36:44 -0500
|From:||"Steven Green" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
same answer as Tom, unfortunately.. Win 10.. also, Win 10 will not run Pdox
7 or 8.. unless you have a copy of Pdox 9 or 10 on hand, buying the current
suite, with 11, right from Corel is usually the only choice now
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"Tom Krieg" wrote in message news:email@example.com...
I wish you luck unless you know someone who has old dusty stock of Win7.
Win7 hasn't been available for purchase for over 2 years. Support for
Win7 will cease (no more security patches) in January 2020. You should
tell them to upgrade to Win10. But be sure you read Woody Leonhard's
advice (on askwoody.com) about which version to install and how to avoid
Microsoft's update madness. If your customer has computers that are
connected to the Internet, and they have Win7 installed after MS support
stops, they're asking for major trouble.
Peter wrote on 26/01/2019 11:34 AM:
> A customer is running entirely on Win XP Pro. I will be encouraging him to
> upgrade this Spring. I prefer Win 7, I am a "Never-10" kind of guy, but I
> will not influence what he wants to do so he may well elect to go to Win
> The question is which version of WPO is going to give us the least amount
> of grief?
> Sys Requirements:
> WPO 7 Pro: Win 8.1/7/XP
> WPO 8 Pro: Win 10/8/7
> WPO 9 Pro: Win 10/8/7
> I know Pdox is the same as it was from V.11 but I am wondering if the
> newer versions will play nicer on Win 10 (or 7).
> Another consideration is if he decides to go with WPO 8, will it still
> read the older version (WPO 9) tables and undelivered forms etc.? Thank