Solved

Solarwinds IP Address Tracker crashing on Windows 7

Posted on 2010-08-24
10
614 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Anyone have any ideas on how to stop Solarwinds IP Address Tracker from crashing on exit when running in Windows 7 ?
0
Comment
Question by:Suncore
  • 6
  • 4
10 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:robbe
ID: 33518320
You could try to run it as administrator or in compatibility mode:
http://blogs.technet.com/b/chrad/archive/2009/07/01/using-windows-7-server-2008-r2-s-compatibility-mode.aspx

Maybe check if there any updates to the product.
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:Suncore
ID: 33518363
Thanks for the suggestion Robbe - I tried every compatibility mode offered and it still crashes on exit.  (I have the latest version available).
 
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
robbe earned 500 total points
ID: 33518388
You could use windows XP mode. I'm currently downloading the software to test it works. I'll keep you up to date.
0
Complete VMware vSphere® ESX(i) & Hyper-V Backup

Capture your entire system, including the host, with patented disk imaging integrated with VMware VADP / Microsoft VSS and RCT. RTOs is as low as 15 seconds with Acronis Active Restore™. You can enjoy unlimited P2V/V2V migrations from any source (even from a different hypervisor)

 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:Suncore
ID: 33518401
Thanks Robbe - I did actually try Windows XP in compatibility mode, is that what you were referring to ?
To recreate the crash, install application - add a subnet, complete a scan for that subnet, then exit the application - thats when it crashes for me anyway..
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:robbe
ID: 33518422
No i'm referring to the new virtual pc feature. You can run legacy application transparantly in a virtual machine. applications installed in the VM will then be published to the host's start menu. If you start them they will start in the VM in the background and windows will only show to application windows on the host.

see:
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:robbe
ID: 33518446
Suncore,

Which error do you get? I can run the applcation without any problems on my 32bit Windows 7 Enterprise.
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:Suncore
ID: 33526796
I have attached the error message I get each time I try to exit the application.  I am running Win 7 Professional 32 Bit.
I am going to Virtual PC feature next.

error.jpg
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:robbe
ID: 33529511
What is the version you are using ?
0
 
LVL 2

Author Closing Comment

by:Suncore
ID: 33529648
Works great using Win XP mode as per your suggestion, thankyou for helping me.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:robbe
ID: 33529755
no problem :)
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

When you try to share a printer , you may receive one of the following error messages. Error message when you use the Add Printer Wizard to share a printer: Windows could not share your printer. Operation could not be completed (Error 0x000006…
A quick guide on how to use Group Policy to create a custom power plan and set it active on Windows 7.
This Micro Tutorial will go in depth within Systems and Security in Windows 7 and will go into detail regarding Action Center, Windows Firewall, System, etc. This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview of Windows Live Photo Gallery and show you various editing filters and touches to photos you can apply. This will be demonstrated using Windows Live Photo Gallery on Windows 7 operating system.

831 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question