WL 4 crashinginwindows 8.1

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WL 4 crashinginwindows 8.1

Post by cartyb »

I used WL 4 for six years with great success in preparing radio documentaries. With anew computer runningWindows 8.1 the program will start but then crashes on trying to open or save a file.

Is there a fix out there?

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Re: WL 4 crashinginwindows 8.1

Post by MrSoundman »

The short answer is there will never be a "fix" for WL4 because only the latest versions are supported. I don't know about WL4 but one user has reported being able to get WL6 working (after a fashion) by copying the WaveLab folder from an XP installation (see here).
Windows 10 • Cubase 10.5.20 • WaveLab 10.0.40 • SpectraLayers 7.0.10 • HALion 6.4.0 • Groove Agent 5.0.20 • Midex

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