Windows 8 and MindManager

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Today I ran some tests on MindManager versions on Windows 8 and found that the following versions of MindManager will install with core functionality:

MindManager V4, MindManager 2002, MindManager X5, MindManager 6, MindManager Pro 7, MindManager 8, MindManager 9 and MindManager 2012.

The above versions were tested on a clean install of Windows 8 RTM and the only action prior to installing the first version in the list, (they were installed chronologically), was to download and install .Net 3.5 framework from Microsofts website.

I thought this information might be of use to some users.

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Nigel Goult (Olympic & MIVAP)

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Andrew Wilcox, Champion

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Hi Nigel, Thanks for doing this.

I can confirm that Mindjet 11 works on Windows 8 as well. Very fast with an SSD on an HP 2740p.

Did you install Mindjet 11? I found some odd things not working when I installed it on top off MindManager 2012 in Windows 7 e.g. insert linked map.
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Roger Parker

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Mindjet 9 works sometimes with Win 8...other times it opens and then says it has stopped working and shuts down...any thoughts or ideas?
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Ary Velstra, Champion

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If Nigel tested it, and it works fine, there must be something wrong with Rogers installation. Advice: revert to a clean installation, to solve the problem.
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Verena Rentrop

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Any experience with Windows 8.1 and MindManager 9?