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Re: Re: Re: MathPlayer???

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  • Subject: [mg75677] Re: [mg75576] Re: [mg75542] Re: MathPlayer???
  • From: John Fultz <jfultz at>
  • Date: Tue, 8 May 2007 05:57:44 -0400 (EDT)
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The problem occurs exclusively on systems running 64-bit versions of Windows XP,
2003, or Vista which have never had version 6 installed.  It does not occur, for 
example, under 32-bit versions of Windows running on 64-bit CPU's, which tends 
to be a much more common configuration being sold from the big names like Dell 
and HP.

The Windows Mathematica Player download has been updated to resolve this 
problem, incidentally.  The FAQ remains in place for those who already installed 
the earlier version.  The only change to the new Windows Mathematica Player is 
to effectively apply the step outlined in the FAQ, so there is no reason to
download it again if you've successfully followed the FAQ.

As a reminder, again, the FAQ is...


John Fultz
jfultz at
User Interface Group
Wolfram Research, Inc.

On Sat, 5 May 2007 06:09:31 -0400 (EDT), Murray Eisenberg wrote:
>Does this apply to Windows 32-bit versions (for 32-bit PCs), or only for
>64-bit machines/Windows?
>shezar.alan at wrote:
>>[See the twp previous posts by John Fultz for official details -
>>If you're on windows check your Mathlink Libraries under C:\Windows
>>\System32\  These may have been replaced by MathPlayer versions that
>>are incompatible with 5.2. If they have try overwriting them with the
>>ones from 5.2. They are located in $TopDirectory\AddOns\MathLink

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