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dalesteels
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AutoCAD LT2013 Can this software run on windows 8

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11-20-2012 06:59 AM
 
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Re: AutoCAD LT2013 Can this software run on windows 8

11-20-2012 07:05 AM in reply to: dalesteels
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Re: AutoCAD LT2013 Can this software run on windows 8

11-20-2012 07:51 AM in reply to: KateMorrical

it can probably run but its not a supported OS for LT 2013

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Re: AutoCAD LT2013 Can this software run on windows 8

11-20-2012 08:30 AM in reply to: DarrenP

Some folks are having a hard time just installing it, so "probably run" can be an expensive paperweight option.

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Re: AutoCAD LT2013 Can this software run on windows 8

11-22-2012 11:43 AM in reply to: dalesteels

The short answer is no.  However, we will update this solution when it will be.

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/getdoc/id=TS19048377

 

This blog post also talks about it as well.

 

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2012/11/windows-8-support.html

 

The main issue is that Windows 8 is using a newer version of .NET (4.5) and we install .NET 4 with an Autodesk 2013 product.  The Media and Entertainment products are not using the .NET framework as much so the transition to newer operating systems is not affected by this requisite.

 

 



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11-22-2012 12:47 PM in reply to: david.lau

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