Install Coldfusion 8 Standard on Windows 2008 64-bit on IIS7

Errol Farro
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I'm trying to install CF8 on a Windows 2008 64bit box but I get the following error message during the installation;

Operation Failed with 0x8007000b An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format.

Any suggestions on how to correct this problem?

Thanks,

Errol
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That error is a 32/64 bit compatibility error

have you enabled 32bit applications in the IIS Application Pool settings?

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Yes, I already did that.
are you trying to install the RTM v8?

Only 8.0.1 supports 32bit on 64bit

" Does ColdFusion Standard have 64-bit support?

As of ColdFusion 8 Update 1, the Standard Edition can run as a 32-bit application on all supported 64-bit platforms in addition to 32-bit platforms. For detailed information about supported platforms, see the ColdFusion System Requirements. "

http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/403/kb403277.html 

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