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Bug reports for Audacity 2.3.1 alpha
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E6251443
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Operating System: Windows Vista

Vista Home Premium

Post by E6251443 » Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:57 pm

Hi,
Struggling to run Audacity on Vista; can download but not open or run. Any suggestions? :?

steve
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Re: Vista Home Premium

Post by steve » Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:55 pm

Which version of Audacity? (look in "Help > About Audacity")
Did you download via the Audacity website: https://www.audacityteam.org/download/windows/
Did you download the ZIP version or the EXE version?
How did you install it?
What happens when you try to run Audacity?
9/10 questions are answered in the FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

Trebor
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Re: Vista Home Premium

Post by Trebor » Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:59 pm

E6251443 wrote:
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:57 pm
Struggling to run Audacity on Vista; can download but not open or run. Any suggestions? :?
To run Audacity 2.3.0 on Windows Vista, it may be necessary to install some software from Microsoft,
see ... https: //forum.audacityteam.org/viewtopic.php?f=50&t=101600&hilit=microsoft

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