Pentax Photo Browser/Photo Lab on Win2K
P. J. Alling
webster26 at mindspring.com
Thu Apr 10 01:17:33 EDT 2008
Thanks, I'll look into giving it a spin.
Brian Walters wrote:
> I must have missed your original post.
> If you want to test Remote Assistant without risking your current Win
> 2000 system you could install win 2000 in a virtual machine and install
> Remote Assistant there. If that works OK you could then install on your
> main system.
> The VM that I'm using is Virtualbox. I have win 2000 running in it with
> no problems (I have the Linux version but there are versions for
> Windows, Mac etc)
> Brian Walters
> Western Sydney, Australia
> On Wed, 09 Apr 2008 12:58:57 -0500, "P. J. Alling"
> <webster26 at mindspring.com> said:
>> So all Pentax's literature tells us that Photo Browser will run on Win2K
>> and Photo Lab "isn't available" I'm not sure what they mean exactly
>> since Photo Lab 3.5 seems to be running fine on my Win2k Server system
>> with SP4 installed. I'm almost afraid to tempt fate by installing the
>> Remote Assistant (ver. 3.01). The documentation says the it "isn't
>> available" either and I'm a little afraid that I'll trash whatever it is
>> in my current configuration that allows software that "isn't available"
>> to run. Luckily, I don't need it just yet as I haven't yet ordered a
>> K20D. I really have to clone the boot drive on this machine again. The
>> last clone is well, very old, but I've misplaced the software
>> somewhere. I'd like to thank everyone who tried to help when I posted
>> the original question, even Adam.
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