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shyamplastic
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Inventor 2012 crashes in Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400

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06-30-2012 03:54 AM

I just upgraded to Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400. I am facing problem of Inventor crashing frequently. Does any one have come across such situation, and does any one have a solution to this.

 

Thanks in advance,

Samir

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Re: Inventor 2012 crashes in Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400

07-01-2012 04:44 PM in reply to: shyamplastic
go back to a supported operating system
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TravisNave
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Re: Inventor 2012 crashes in Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400

07-02-2012 09:13 AM in reply to: shyamplastic

Windows 8 is still a beta product and is not supported for use in actual production environments.  Your Autodesk product is not supported on this. 

 

That being said, in most cases, Inventor crashes are due to video card drivers. So, you might consider using a WHQL certified video driver for Windows 7, if you can find one that works.   

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DarrenP
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Re: Inventor 2012 crashes in Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400

07-02-2012 12:08 PM in reply to: TravisNave

or use one certified for windows 8

both nvidia and amd have released beta drivers for windows 8

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