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Do MAGIX Programs Work on Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit)?

MAGIX Win71 192x300 Do MAGIX Programs Work on Windows 7 (32 bit/64 bit)?Since Microsoft’s Windows 7 arrived on the market last Summer, almost 100 million people around the world have decided to buy this new operating system. It would appear that a least a few MAGIX users are among them, because in our online community magix.info the question keeps cropping up regarding our products’ compatibility with Windows 7 and, most of all, with the 64-bit version of this operating system.

This is why we’ve put together a few related facts for you. Note: We can only guarantee full support of products which were launched after the release of Windows 7.

That said, those who acquired one of our programs just before the release need not panic. As a rule of thumb, products with a version number of at least 15 (e.g. Music Maker, Samplitude Music Studio, Movie Edit Pro) or 8 (PhotoStory on CD & DVD or Movies on DVD) in their titles can install the programs in compatibility mode in Windows 7. Here, it doesn’t matter whether Windows is running in a 32-bit or 64-bit version.

All current MAGIX programs run under both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7. This is because the programs themselves were programmed in 32-bit. So running a 32-bit Windows system is fine and the 64-bit version of Windows 7 was good enough to let 32-bit programs continue running without problems.

Conclusion: Those who want to upgrade to 64-bit systems can keep using MAGIX software.

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  • Sdasdd

    It doesnt work It stpoed exactly when my customer were on door.
    dam windowns 7 & liars

    • Alexander Niki

      64 bit win7 – all ok.

    • rzei

      maybe you ask them to try running under compatibility mode…

  • Scott-rowe

    So dose Magix music maker 7 deluxe run on windows 7? 

  • Northern dj

    Music Maker 16 crashes on a windows 64 system when put Magix MX on more expense not impressd  

  • Rlouw55

    Arranger display features not complete

  • Yeahright

    The problem here is windows. windows sucks

  • Authorsite

    Change microphone and Magix crashes to a blue screen – menu says trouble with outside source – It must be Windows 7???

  • Heitormaia

    My Magix Studio does not run in windows 7 – always I get frozen screen and not responding from Magix Studio

  • Kirkak47

    Magix PhotoStory on CD and DVD wont even install …computer just sits there saying please wait prepairing installation….WTF

  • Jones Ngondolo

    Magix can not detect the DVD writer on my computer, and it keeps on freezing.