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Changing from windows XP to Vista

I have been running Artlink V3 on windows XP and have upgraded to windows Vista and now my software won't run. Is there a patch I can get or am forced to pay hundreds of dollars to run new software? Please help! recently got an artlinik program for my artista 180 but it won't work on my vista computer, please help

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  • jaksdaks Feb 26, 2008

    sounds complicated

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My suggestion is that you install on your Vista machine this very nice and free Microsoft utility called Virtual PC. After the installation you have a "virtual" PC inside your Vista PC and you can put Windows XP running your Arlink software like before.
So at the end you are still using Windows Vista but when you need your Artlink software you just launch an application that will emulate a second PC with XP. It's very usefull because you don't need to reboot your machine and install hard configurations.
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/virtualpc/default.mspx

Try and let me know if you need more help or a different solution.

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If you are talking about Bernina artlink software here is a patch, but you nbeed to register. Check it out

Posted on Feb 25, 2008

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    Ginko Feb 25, 2008

    Your software is quite specific. Is difficult to find detailed information about it. Here is Bernina international contact page. I suggest to contact them. I am sure they will send you an updated version of the software.



    Regards

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