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Install OpenStudio 1.5

asked 2014-11-17 10:39:15 -0500

updated 2015-08-08 09:52:54 -0500

Affter installation I'm not able to run the application I've got the message it's not a valid win32 application I'm working with windows XP I'va had no problems with other computers using Windows 7 or 8

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Welcome @jsole! - I've retagged your question so it's searchable by the appropriate software.

MatthewSteen gravatar image MatthewSteen  ( 2014-11-17 11:15:34 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-11-17 11:31:06 -0500

updated 2014-11-17 11:32:56 -0500

The Installation Instructions do not mention that OS 1.5.0 is compatible with Windows XP so that's probably your problem. Also, Windows XP is no longer supported by Microsoft.

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Can someone confirm if really the problem is not compatibilty with Windows XP

josepsolebonet@telefonica.net gravatar image josepsolebonet@telefonica.net  ( 2014-12-30 10:15:30 -0500 )edit

I am also having this error running Windows 8.1. The message: Error loading OpenStudio Plug-In: 193: %1 is not a valid Win32 application. - C:/Program Files(x86)/OpenStudio1.5.0/Ruby/openstudio/openstudioutilititiescore.so. Any help would be appreciated.

mgilbride gravatar image mgilbride  ( 2015-01-07 16:22:44 -0500 )edit

Windows XP is no longer supported, Windows 8.1 is supported. If the issue is occurring with the SketchUp plug-in then the issue is likely a Ruby version problem, please see this compatibility matrix.

macumber gravatar image macumber  ( 2015-07-15 11:29:36 -0500 )edit

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