[amsat-bb] Using Nova tracker in Windows 8.1

Stefan Wagener wageners at gmail.com
Sat Feb 14 14:01:14 UTC 2015

Hi Graham,

I am running NfW within 8.1 Pro with no problems. I don't use any
compatibility settings and just run the executable as administrator within
NFW32 Properties. Using version 2.2c

Sometimes a clean install will do the trick (again).

73, Stefan VE4NSA

On Sat, Feb 14, 2015 at 4:17 AM, Graham Shirville <
g.shirville at btinternet.com> wrote:

> Hi All,
> As a user of the Nova programme for many years I have hit a problem when
> it is running on a W8.1 machine.
> Although, when you have selected XP compatibility mode it installs and
> works ok, after some time it refuses to read the map files and says that
> they are not present. It still runs the predictions and antenna drivers
> fine but no map!
> All suggestions about how to fix this annoyance will be gratefully
> received.
> thanks and 73
> Graham
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