[EpiData-list] EpiData-list Digest, Vol 139, Issue 6

EpiData development and support epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca
Mon Jun 22 01:00:44 CDT 2015

Hi Michael and Hans.

A 64-bit windows is perfectly capable of running 32-bit program as well 
as 64-bit programs.

I am still investigating what could be the cause of this, so please be 


On 2015-06-20 20:03, EpiData development and support wrote:
> Dear Michael:
> I'm afraid then, that this mismatch is the cause of the problem. In 
> some systems, a 32-bit version of EpiData software appears to work 
> (superficially), but then one runs into a problem sooner or later. 
> Unfortunately, a 64-bit PC requires the 64-bit software. We need thus 
> to figure out why 64-bit software does not work on your 64-bit PC.  It 
> is not a Win 8 problem per se (we tried it and it works). 
> Unfortunately, I run out of suggestions on what to check next...
> Regards,
> Hans
> On 19-Jun-15 11:43, EpiData development and support wrote:
>> Dear Hans,
>> Thanks for your concern. I'm on a 64 bit system, however the 64 bit 
>> software
>> version won't work at all on my computer. I looked through the 
>> archives and
>> saw that other people with 64 bit systems were complaining about 
>> this, and
>> finally and successfully installed the 32 bit software version on their
>> machine.
>> Best regards,
>> Michael van Straten

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