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Re: Can one retain ver 5.1 if downloading ver 6.0?

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  • Subject: [mg75799] Re: Can one retain ver 5.1 if downloading ver 6.0?
  • From: dh <dh at metrohm.ch>
  • Date: Fri, 11 May 2007 05:18:26 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <f1s2vv$gni$1@smc.vnet.net>


Hi Rob,

I have version 5.1 and 6.0 running on the same computer. The only 

problem I had was with customized initialization files under the 

$BaseDirectory and $UserBaseDirectory that were not compatible. I had to 

move them under the $InstallationDirectory.

hope this helps, Daniel





rob wrote:

> I'm tempted to buy the 6.0 update but can't seem to find out 

> whether I can retain the old ver 5.1 if I do that.

> 

> I've got hundreds of notebooks that run on 5.1 and I can't 

> afford some of them not running under 6.0. Anyone know? Thanks.

> 




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