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Will Xara products work with the latest version of Windows?

The Xara product range is compatible with the latest versions of Vista, 7, 8.1 & 10. 

Xara Designer Pro 6, Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 6 and Xara Web Designer 6 and later

These products are fully compatible With the latest version of Windows, 32 bit and 64 bit versions.

Xara Xtreme 5, Xara Xtreme Pro 5 and Xara Web Designer

These products are fully compatible With the latest version of Windows, 32 bit and 64 bit versions.

Xara Xtreme versions 3.2 and versions 4.01

These products may have problems running on the latest version on windows, and will require administrator rights when installing and running. These products also can only installed from the CD, download version will not work.

Versions of Xtreme prior to version 3.2

These products may have problems running on the latest version on windows, and will require administrator rights when installing and running. These products also can only installed from the CD, download version will not work.


Installing:

Download versions are no longer available (and previous download versions will not work), you will have to install from the CD provided upon purchasing.


Unlocking:

Please make sure the program is being run under the local Administrators account (Right-click the program shortcut > Run as Administrator) otherwise Xtreme may asked to activate every time you start the program.


Running:

You will also need to run the program as Administrator to ensure the DLL's are registered and the filters function properly. It is suggested to right-click the program shortcut > Properties > Compatibility > Run as Administrator to ensure this is done automatically.


Xara Webstyle 4 / MenuMaker

Webstyle 4 will work on Windows 10 under administrative rights.


Installing:

These programs will only work when installed from the CD, the download builds will no longer work unfortunately. If you have lost your CD then please contact support at http://support.xara.com and we can provide you with an ISO download.


Unlocking:

Please make sure the program is being run under the local Administrators account (Right-click the program shortcut > Run as Administrator) otherwise WebStyle and MenuMaker may asked to activate every time you start the program.


Running:

Right click on the desktop shortcut and select ‘Run as administrator’ This is required only once even if you are accessing the program from an account with admin access. Failure to do so will result in DLL Error messages being displayed. 

Xara 3D Maker 7

The Program is fully compatible with the latest version of Windows, 32 bit and 64 bit versions 

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