[solved] r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

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[solved] r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby jy0933 » Sun Oct 28, 2012 11:34 pm

i have had java installed

but when trying to open up mwconfig

it pops up " cannot find javaw.exe" and following with "error callig shellexecuteex()"

i have checked i do have javaw.exe installed... it might be java problem or ??

thx


SOLVED

found a lame fix

i installed 64bit java.. but mwconfig is 32bit ver

it is solved after installed 32bit too
Last edited by jy0933 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:12 am, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby copterrichie » Sun Oct 28, 2012 11:37 pm

Now why am I not surprised? MS has a death with for Java.
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Re: r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby timecop » Sun Oct 28, 2012 11:49 pm

same thing happens on win7, put the directory wiht javaw.exe (c:\programs\java\bin or so) into %PATH% and try again.
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Re: r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby copterrichie » Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:19 am

Yea, A Java based virus and the easiest way to fix it, was to move Java.exe out of the search path. But I degree and hope all is well now.

http://forums.cnet.com/7723-6132_102-54 ... va-update/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/2 ... 34815.html
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Re: r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby jy0933 » Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:10 am

found a lame fix

i installed 64bit java.. but mwconfig is 32bit ver

it is solved after installed 32bit too
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Re: [solved] r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby timecop » Mon Oct 29, 2012 3:03 am

well, or just use 64bit mwconfig??
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Re: [solved] r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby jy0933 » Mon Oct 29, 2012 3:47 am

i dont find the 64bit in dev pack... but will try when the final is out
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Re: [solved] r1232 mwconfig wont open in win8

Postby jy0933 » Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:44 am

a quick update... error after close

not a big problem.. just bothering

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