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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-11-2013 02:47 AM in reply to: Cool_Breeze_Jr

"RTM" is here.  Let's go.  Afteralll, windows 8.1 is still windows 8 :smileylol:,  so Inventor "SHOULD" be good to go by now... Ha!

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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-12-2013 12:57 AM in reply to: mcgyvr

Staying on windows 7, isn't possible once we've upgraded to windows 8.1 we'd lose all our data.  Secondly Windows 8.1 is still technically windows 8, it utilizes the same kernel and has most of the features are common, therefore it would not be unreasonable to expect a program that works on windows 8 would work on windows 8.1.  

 

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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-13-2013 07:52 AM in reply to: Sebastian2000
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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-13-2013 09:12 AM in reply to: erblock

Make a copy/backup of your data. If it's worth doing, it's worth backing up.

 

 

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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-19-2013 10:20 PM in reply to: Cool_Breeze_Jr

http://images.autodesk.com/adsk/files/Inventor_2014_SP1_Readme_enu_222.html

 

Summary of Issues Fixed by this Service Pack

Application Functionality

Cannot launch Inventor on Windows 8.1 Preview operating system.

 

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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-19-2013 11:50 PM in reply to: Cool_Breeze_Jr
Does this SP also fix the broken Windows File Explorer that resulted from installation of Inventor 2014 on Win 8.1 RTM?
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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

09-20-2013 06:09 AM in reply to: erblock

I don't get it.. Is god/obama/someone forcing people to move to Windows 8.1 ?? 

Surely your IT department is not...

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09-20-2013 06:33 AM in reply to: mcgyvr
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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

10-11-2013 01:55 AM in reply to: DarrenP
so, why is inventor 2012 on win8.1?
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Re: Autodesk Inventor 2013 and Windows 8.1 Desktop Preview

10-22-2013 06:29 AM in reply to: aslevins

So have any of you installed 8.1 and are using IV Pro '13? Is it working ok?

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