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Message 1380136 - Posted: 12 Jun 2013, 6:03:36 UTC
Last modified: 12 Jun 2013, 6:39:48 UTC

Hi,

Yesterday I installed Boink on a 64bit Windows 8, but the boinc manager seems to be unable to connect to localhost. The "Add project or account manager..." menuitem doesn't do anything.

I did restart the computer after installation. Is Boinc compatible with windows 8?
I post here as I am only interested in SETI anyway.

Thanks!

[edit]The IT guy did say he has not activated the OS yet. I don't know if that matters or not...

[edit]Nevermind. Its working now. As far as I can tell the only change is that the OS is activated now.
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Message 1381022 - Posted: 14 Jun 2013, 11:08:56 UTC

yes it works LOL
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