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64 bit fails to start

Aug 26, 2010 at 3:06 AM

Hello I can not get the 64 bit version to run on my vista 64 bit os.  I can not find the DroidExplorer regkey in the syswow64node branch. 

Any Help?


Thanks, Ralph

Aug 26, 2010 at 11:53 AM

64 bit Vista and XP  are known issues and are actively being worked on. There currently is not a "fix" for these OSs, sorry.

Aug 26, 2010 at 4:05 PM

OK Thanks for the update.  Can I manually add the regkey and see if that works, or is there more to it?

Aug 27, 2010 at 12:54 AM


yes, i guess you probably could...


you need to add the following - I am not sure which tree to put it in but its one of these:


  • (Default)
    • REG_SZ - C:\Program Files\Droid Explorer\
  • UseExistingSDK
    • REG_DWORD - 1 to use an SDK that already exists on the system (the official SDK), or 0 for the SDK installed by droid explorer
  • SdkPath
    • REG_SZ - Path to the SDK root if UseExistingSDK = 0, then this will be the value of (Default) + SDK
  • Platform
    • REG_SZ - this is the folder in the SDK/platforms/android-<version>. the version is the part that is entered, like for android 2.2 the value is 8
    • this ONLY needs to be entered if UseExistingSDK = 1


Aug 27, 2010 at 2:49 AM
Edited Aug 27, 2010 at 2:49 AM

Yes that did work.  All I did was created a regkey file with the settings you mention.  Thanks.

Aug 27, 2010 at 12:07 PM

Did you put them in both paths, or just one of them?