[PPC] EXE files on USB root not working

Iain Lackie ilackie at perth44.freeserve.co.uk
Thu Feb 6 15:15:19 GMT 2014


Can you send me the link and instructions? ilackie at perth44.freeserve.co.uk is the email address. If you could hold off sending it till after 11th February, I would be grateful as i am away from my computer until then.

Iain

Sent from my iPad

> On 6 Feb 2014, at 12:06 pm, Léonie Watson <tink at tink.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> Ian,
> 
> It would be easier for us to make the link widely available, but we'd like to know when all existing PPCs have been updated. Knowing which version someone is running is useful if further help is needed in the future.
> 
> Léonie.
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: PocketPC [mailto:pocketpc-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Iain Lackie
> Sent: 06 February 2014 11:03
> To: Discussion list for the BCAB Pocket PC
> Subject: Re: [PPC] EXE files on USB root not working
> 
> As this seems to be a general problem, would it not be sensible to make the link generally available rather than have individuals requesting it?
> 
> Iain
> 
> Sent from my iPad
> 
>> On 6 Feb 2014, at 09:39 am, "David Griffith" <d.griffith at btinternet.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Could I possibly be sent a link to the download as well please?
>> 
>> David Griffith
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: PocketPC [mailto:pocketpc-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf 
>> Of Léonie Watson
>> Sent: 06 February 2014 09:17
>> To: 'Discussion list for the BCAB Pocket PC'
>> Subject: Re: [PPC] EXE files on USB root not working
>> 
>> Stephen,
>> 
>> We've been working on an update to the PPC that will fix the problems 
>> you've been experiencing. I can make the update available to you as a 
>> download, or you're welcome to send your PPC back to be updated.
>> 
>> If you let me know which option you'd prefer, I can either send you 
>> the download link and instructions, or the address to send your PPC to.
>> 
>> Léonie.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: PocketPC [mailto:pocketpc-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf 
>> Of Stephen Heap
>> Sent: 05 February 2014 17:14
>> To: PocketPC at lists.bcab.org.uk
>> Subject: [PPC] EXE files on USB root not working
>> 
>> Hi,
>> I obtained a USB drive from BCAB with the pocket PC installed.
>> I have noticed that the executable files on the root directory come up 
>> with an error message when I try to run them.
>> The message indicates that the file is not a valid win32 application 
>> this is the same for each program file in the root.
>> 
>> I can however run the portable app files within the sub folders. Do 
>> these main exe files in the root do anything extra or can I just use 
>> shortcuts to the main portable apps? Or are there alternative copies 
>> of these root files available?
>> 
>> I have tried this on my main computer which runs windows xp with 
>> service pack 3 with  2gb ram.
>> I have not had access to another computer to try that out.
>> 
>> Best regards
>> Stephen Heap
>> 
>> 
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